[SATLUG] OT: FM Blocker for HDTV OTA?

redpill toddwbucy at grandecom.net
Wed Jul 15 11:59:58 CDT 2009


I found that I got better reception when I added a couple of cookie
cooling grates on the reverse side of the antenna.  That said I live
less then 5 miles from ksat's antenna.

Todd

On Wed, 2009-07-15 at 10:12 -0500, Jeremy Mann wrote:
> On Wed, Jul 15, 2009 at 10:07 AM, redpill<toddwbucy at grandecom.net> wrote:
> > Cheryl,
> >
> > don't know how handy you are with a power drill and hammer but have you
> > considered making one of these...
> > http://blog.makezine.com/archive/2009/01/maker_workshop_dtv_antenna_steadyca.html
> >
> > I made a variation of this antenna (no stand) and it works great. I get
> > about 25 dttv channels (i only watch 5 or so though).  given the cost
> > and effort it may be worth a try.
> 
> Todd, I have made one of those, however I still cannot get KSAT, WOAI or KLRN.
> 
> 
> 
> -- 
> Jeremy Mann
> jeremy at biochem.uthscsa.edu
> 
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