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Old 28-Feb-2017, 2:33 AM   #1
mikebuild
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Winegard Boost XT 18db

Hey guys,

My Winegard amp has an inline power supply, in the coax. If my reception faulters, holding the power supply a certain way (seems as though if my hand is in contact with both ends of the coax) seems to correct the reception to near perfect. Lack of ground continuity?

Thoughts?
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Old 28-Feb-2017, 2:49 AM   #2
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Poor connection at either of the coax connectors, or the USB power port.

The center conductor or the shield connection at the coax ports could be bad.

I test the female coax connectors with a piece of 18 gauge (the same as the coax center conductor) bare solid copper wire to be sure it grabs it securely.
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