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Forum: Help With Reception 8-Nov-2021, 8:06 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 3,509
Posted By rabbit73
Thank you for the update. Glad you are doing...

Thank you for the update. Glad you are doing better, Shawn.

There might have been an overload problem with the Juice and the distribution amp.

Trees will block the signals.

This is a...
Forum: General Site Feedback / Discussion 27-Oct-2021, 2:18 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 2,544
Posted By rabbit73
Hello, Zippy You can use a formula to find...

Hello, Zippy

You can use a formula to find the length of a halfwave or folded dipole.

It is 5540 divided by the frequency in MHz. The answer is in inches.

For example:

TV Channel 3 is 60...
Forum: Help With Reception 14-Oct-2021, 8:34 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 29,908
Posted By rabbit73
Thank you for the new report. Good idea to...

Thank you for the new report.

Good idea to try the filter. If you order the Channel Master 3201 filter, make sure you get the NEW 600 MHz filter that says Pass 5-608 MHz Block 609-3000 MHz. They...
Forum: Help With Reception 2-Oct-2021, 10:41 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,536
Posted By rabbit73
Thank you; I think you did in post #3 didn't...

Thank you; I think you did in post #3

didn't you? But you didn't say then what amp or how many TVs.

https://forum.tvfool.com/attachment.php?attachmentid=4242&d=1633212100
Forum: Help With Reception 28-Sep-2021, 2:55 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,536
Posted By rabbit73
If there is no preamp at the antenna, try it in...

If there is no preamp at the antenna, try it in the closet before the amplifier.

If that doesn't work, your only options left are the converter box connected to antenna B by a TV, or 2 TVs, one...
Forum: Help With Reception 27-Sep-2021, 11:39 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,536
Posted By rabbit73
Thank you for the signal report. ...

Thank you for the signal report.

https://forum.tvfool.com/attachment.php?attachmentid=4239&d=1632781722

It is possible to combine the two antennas with a splitter in reverse, but it doesn't...
Forum: Help With Reception 25-Sep-2021, 6:41 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,536
Posted By rabbit73
Hello, maypo. How would you combine the two...

Hello, maypo.

How would you combine the two antennas? Or, would you have a switch to select which antenna you want to use?

Please do a signal report for your location. The TVFool reports are no...
Forum: Help With Reception 15-Sep-2021, 11:41 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 915
Posted By rabbit73
Why do you want to replace it? Is it still...

Why do you want to replace it?

Is it still aimed at a tree?

https://forum.tvfool.com/attachment.php?attachmentid=4237&d=1631745671

Estimated rabbitears.info report:...
Forum: Help With Reception 15-Sep-2021, 2:36 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 22,527
Posted By rabbit73
Thanks for the update. Glad you have found a good...

Thanks for the update. Glad you have found a good solution.
Forum: Help With Reception 11-Sep-2021, 11:53 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 685
Posted By rabbit73
Thank for the new report. That looks like a...

Thank for the new report. That looks like a different location than your TVFool report.


HA HA, that's a good one!
Forum: Help With Reception 11-Sep-2021, 11:18 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 685
Posted By rabbit73
Hello, meazzz12 Your TVFool report is out of...

Hello, meazzz12

Your TVFool report is out of date. Here is an estimated report from rabbitears.info:
https://www.rabbitears.info/searchmap.php?request=result&study_id=345875

You can do your...
Forum: Help With Reception 8-Aug-2021, 12:43 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 5,261
Posted By rabbit73
Hello, corson6. The link to your report...

Hello, corson6.

The link to your report doesn't work; looks like that part of TVFool is down now.

I did a report from rabbitears.info for your coordinates....
Forum: Help With Reception 2-Aug-2021, 2:14 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 4,584
Posted By rabbit73
That antenna is much larger than necessary for...

That antenna is much larger than necessary for your location. It covers UHF, VHF-High, and VHF-Low. The VHF-Low elements are 110" wide. You don't have any VHF-Low channels (Real RF channels 2-6)....
Forum: Help With Reception 10-Jul-2021, 7:53 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 4,584
Posted By rabbit73
Hello, Shawn. That's difficult to predict....

Hello, Shawn.

That's difficult to predict. WTNH will be in a null, making it a lot weaker, when the antenna is aimed at WFSB, but it will help that WTNH is much stronger.

You might have some...
Forum: Help With Reception 10-Jun-2021, 12:05 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,520
Posted By rabbit73
That would not be a very good location for an...

That would not be a very good location for an antenna, Cotton.

https://forum.tvfool.com/attachment.php?attachmentid=4221&d=1623279897
...
Forum: Antennas 3-Jun-2021, 2:06 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 18,747
Posted By rabbit73
Hello, Ken That sounds like intermittent...

Hello, Ken

That sounds like intermittent electrical interference. The antenna must be near the source.


It's difficult to predict. If there is no metal in front of the antenna to block the...
Forum: Help With Reception 2-Jun-2021, 3:15 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,561
Posted By rabbit73
No problem. I wanted to give you a complete...

No problem.

I wanted to give you a complete description of why I thought reception of CFPL might be difficult, so that you would know what to expect.

Your other desired channels should be OK.
...
Forum: Help With Reception 1-Jun-2021, 6:14 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,561
Posted By rabbit73
I certainly don't want to confuse you, I'm just...

I certainly don't want to confuse you, I'm just going by what the rabbit ears.info signal report says. The report is only a computer simulation. It tells me that your location is outside the area of...
Forum: Help With Reception 31-May-2021, 11:57 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,561
Posted By rabbit73
Hello, Caveman007 The C2V comes with a...

Hello, Caveman007

The C2V comes with a reflector. You will need to remove it to make the antenna bi-directional. The newer C2MAX doesn't come with a reflector, but one is available as an...
Forum: Antennas 8-May-2021, 12:16 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 18,747
Posted By rabbit73
What your HOA is doing is a violation of FCC...

What your HOA is doing is a violation of FCC rules.

Installing Consumer-Owned Antennas and Satellite Dishes...
Forum: Antennas 8-May-2021, 12:05 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 18,747
Posted By rabbit73
Thank you, Bob.:) He ordered the LNA-100.

Thank you, Bob.:)

He ordered the LNA-100.
Forum: Antennas 7-May-2021, 2:22 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 18,747
Posted By rabbit73
Thanks for the update and the GUI images, Ken....

Thanks for the update and the GUI images, Ken. Those signals look good.

https://forum.tvfool.com/attachment.php?attachmentid=4199&d=1620350801

I had the wrong house. I think this is the right...
Forum: Antennas 4-May-2021, 11:35 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 18,747
Posted By rabbit73
The HDHR GUI can be very useful; it gives Signal...

The HDHR GUI can be very useful; it gives Signal Strength, Signal Quality, and Symbol Quality.
When the Signal Strength reaches 100%, that is equivalent to 0 dBmV (-49 dBm). That's about the level...
Forum: Antennas 4-May-2021, 6:57 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 18,747
Posted By rabbit73
What device is giving you those percentage...

What device is giving you those percentage readings of signal strength and signal quality?

"Glitchier" indicates a reduction of signal quality. It is possible to have a strong signal with poor...
Forum: Antennas 4-May-2021, 6:44 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 18,747
Posted By rabbit73
I used to put sheets of plywood down in the attic...

I used to put sheets of plywood down in the attic so I wouldn't fall through.

https://forum.tvfool.com/attachment.php?attachmentid=4157&d=1620150242
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