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Old 3-Mar-2021, 4:51 PM   #6
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Originally Posted by rickbb View Post
I'm in Elon and get 12, NBC no issues from 60+ miles. It is in fact one of my strongest stations. I use a DIY 4 bay similar to the AD with no reflectors.

Their broadcast tower is on top of Sauratown MT, the MT is 2,200 feet and the tower is another 500 to 1,000 feet at most. They transmit at 1,000Kw. That puts the transmitter at around 3,000 feet.

A little 400 foot hill is not likely to be in your way unless you are at the very base of that hill and directly in the RF shadow.
Thank you for that location information. I picked up a small yagi since I didn't think I'd receive NBC. I'll make sure to aim it in that direction to see what whill happen. If I pull that in I'll look at one of those 4 bays.
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