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Forum: Help With Reception 16-Jul-2011, 1:50 PM
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Posted By BrettBA
Actually I've gone back up and tied it to the...

Actually I've gone back up and tied it to the pole all the way down when I put the ground wire on and rebolted it to the wall. The reception even improved a little after I grounded it. After the...
Forum: Help With Reception 13-Jul-2011, 3:55 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 21,327
Posted By BrettBA
John, I remember we talked last year when I...

John,

I remember we talked last year when I first mounted the antenna. I am still looking to put a rotor on it, but I'm waiting for the right price on a heavy duty ham mover on ebay, I've seen a...
Forum: Help With Reception 13-Jul-2011, 3:48 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 21,327
Posted By BrettBA
channel clarity

All the channels I get are very clear and crisp HD really steady and no ghosting/tracking/etc except when the wind is shaking the antenna. It probably is America One as you mentioned. I haven't had...
Forum: Help With Reception 12-Jul-2011, 11:25 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 21,327
Posted By BrettBA
Question Channel 2 etc

You know, I'm not really sure if it's the real or virtual. I know it's HD and it's the same channels 2, 4, 7, 9, 11, 13 that I always get. Maybe my tuner substitutes the numbers automatically. The...
Forum: Help With Reception 12-Jul-2011, 7:05 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 21,327
Posted By BrettBA
The (CW) 5.1 channel is very weak. Maybe the...

The (CW) 5.1 channel is very weak. Maybe the transmitter is further around the mtn or not as strong. I get 5 KCET channels that come in very clear. Here's my report.
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Forum: Help With Reception 12-Jul-2011, 3:04 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 21,327
Posted By BrettBA
I live in Palmdale and have a Winegard HD8200U...

I live in Palmdale and have a Winegard HD8200U with Winegard AP8275 Preamp. I get the PBS stations very good and live where you wouldn't think would get it. Mesa Verde Avenue in Palmdale off 5th...
Forum: Help With Reception 11-Sep-2010, 5:57 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 14,881
Posted By BrettBA
The 9521 is about $30 cheaper, so I may go with...

The 9521 is about $30 cheaper, so I may go with it anyway. I'm prepping for my BUD now, so that is taking precedence today and tomorrow. But I'm still looking in the evenings.
Forum: Help With Reception 11-Sep-2010, 3:02 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 14,881
Posted By BrettBA
LOL, thanks. That's why I have the job I do at my...

LOL, thanks. That's why I have the job I do at my company, Continuous Improvement Specialist. Always looking for a different way to do things. Having a manufacturing/quality engineer background...
Forum: Help With Reception 11-Sep-2010, 4:00 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 14,881
Posted By BrettBA
So today I added a Winegard AP8275 Preamp and my...

So today I added a Winegard AP8275 Preamp and my stations after scan went from 3 to 23 and was picking up the local 2, 4, 6, 9, 11, 13 and some others on UHF. I haven't added the rotor yet, as still...
Forum: Help With Reception 8-Sep-2010, 4:46 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 14,881
Posted By BrettBA
Smile Eagle Aspen RotR100

I had been looking at this one too, as I had seen one on Ebay (new) for about the same price with free shipping. I'm going to raise my current mast up another 5 feet and then mount the antenna with a...
Forum: Help With Reception 7-Sep-2010, 6:26 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 14,881
Posted By BrettBA
Thanks, I guess I'll be moving the antenna higher...

Thanks, I guess I'll be moving the antenna higher after I get the rotator I was looking at: AntennaCraft TDP2 TV/FM TV Antenna Rotator (TDP2). This one looks to be adequate for the job unless someone...
Forum: Help With Reception 7-Sep-2010, 2:48 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 14,881
Posted By BrettBA
Thanks for the help. I'm in the process of...

Thanks for the help. I'm in the process of getting rid of Directv and switching over to FTA Satellilte and OTA. FTA is up and dialed in for most of the satellites I have LOS to.

I can only raise...
Forum: Help With Reception 6-Sep-2010, 9:48 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 14,881
Posted By BrettBA
Reception in Palmdale CA

Hi Everyone,

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I just finished installing a Winegard HD8200U just about 3 feet above the edge of the eave on the second...
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