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Old 23-Dec-2011, 6:31 PM   #1
James
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Advice wanted for antenna in Pomona, CA

I am helping a friend set up an Antenna for OTA reception of HD. She has a base for a satelitte dish on her roof. It is a tripod support with a center shaft. I am thinking an antenna can be set in that shaft or attached to it. Here is the link to the tvfool analysis of the address:
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Old 24-Dec-2011, 11:01 PM   #2
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An RCA ANT-751 pointing at about 290 compass will 'get' everything in the green section of the report except for KSMV due to co-channel interference from KVMD.
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Old 25-Dec-2011, 4:59 AM   #3
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Tv Reception with Tv antennas

This suggestion is based on the tvfool report for , Pending Applications Included , Only Digital report. Digital tv transmissions being transmitted from different points around the compass , are LOS = Line Of Sight ( the best kind of tv reception) and are strong transmissions. Install a Winegard MS1000 antenna above the roof. Here are some antenna mounts , http://www.ronard.com/909911.html , http://www.ronard.com/34424560.html , http://www.ronard.com/ychim.html. Here are places to buy antennas and etc. , http://www.winegarddirect.com , http://www.solidsignal.com , http://www.amazon.com

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Old 25-Dec-2011, 1:03 PM   #4
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The MS1000 is an omnidirectional antenna. Given that 98% of the useful signals are in one direction, I don't understand this recommendation. We normally recommend antennas of modest directionality like the ANT-751 in order to prevent multipath problems.
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