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pre amp or amp


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#1 OFFLINE   ESA1178

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Posted 21 August 2012 - 10:50 AM

In order to boost digital OTA reception I need to install an amp.
Should it be a preamp or amp?

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#2 OFFLINE   bflora

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Posted 21 August 2012 - 10:53 AM

If it's an outside antenna, a preamp will work best as long as it doesn't overload. The closer the amp to the antenna, the better the result.




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