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Subject: [linux-help] Re: Digital TV converter box
From: David Wibowo <dxwibowo@xxxxxxxxxxx>
Date: Thu, 17 Apr 2008 20:53:23 -0500
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I have not try this but it my be good

> From: bbales@xxxxxxx> To: linux-help@xxxxxxxxx> Subject: [linux-help] Digital 
> TV converter box> Date: Tue, 15 Apr 2008 11:01:59 -0500> > Last night at the 
> ACLUG meeting, we discussed my new TV converter box and I > learned that the 
> rabbit ears antenna was not right. This morning I changed > to a 7-1/2 inch 
> UHF loop. Improvement was minimal and channel 8 still did > not get found by 
> the scan.> > I added an Archer VHF/UHF amplifier (something I must have 
> needed more than > ten years ago) and there it was -- the three channel 8 
> signals and no tearing > of channel 12. Now the only problem is the mount for 
> the antenna. > Duct-taping it to a can of soup was vetoed by my wife. The 
> mechanical part > is always the hardest part.> > By the way, the RCA DTA800 
> converter ($49.95 at Walmart) has a signal strength > mode, which makes 
> aiming the antenna easier. The amplifier increased the > signal strength from 
> low-30s to low-60s on a scale of 0 - 100.> > bruce> > -- This is the 
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