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#1 OFFLINE   bytored

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Posted 16 November 2013 - 09:55 AM

Based on the TV fool report shown below,  what would be the best for me antenna for me for attic or rooftop antenna install.  I have been looking at  the HD Stacker from Denny's antenna.  

 

Thanks for the help

 

my location for antenna would be

 

 

East Wenatchee Wa. 98802

 

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#2 OFFLINE   Jim5506

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Posted 17 November 2013 - 04:56 PM

It is tedious rooting out which of the many translator stations all around you carry which networks are around you.

 

It appears that at 306-308 degrees and 23 miles you have ABC on RF5 @4.1; CBS on RF7 @2.1; FOX on RF9 @ 28.1; NBC on RF3 @ 6.1 and PBS on RF 13 @ 7.1.

 

Your other strong stations are 8, 10 and 12 - these are Fox on 8 others are independent or real estate broadcasts.

 

14 is also FOX.

 

16 is Independent as is 34.

 

If it were me I 'd probably put up a full UHF/VHF antenna pointing about 307 degrees to get the Leavenworth stations.

 

This should also get you 8, 10 and 12 and you can add a UHF antenna of you want some of the independents around you.

 

I would go for one of these:

 

Winegard HD8200U - $120

AntennaCraft HD1850 - $150

Channel Master 3671 - $190

Price estimates do not include shipping.

And they probably will not fit your attic.

 

The HD Stacker is a VHF high (7-13) UHF antenna, so it would not work for channels 3 and 5.


Edited by Jim5506, 17 November 2013 - 05:11 PM.

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Posted 20 November 2013 - 09:13 PM

Thanks for your input Jim.  Much appreciated






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