FCC DTV vs. analog coverage change maps
Fri Jan 2 15:57:16 EST 2009
Here in York, ME where a "roof antenna" pull in Channels 6,8, 9, 11, 13, 21
and sometimes Channel 5, when I switch the Zenith 901 DTV tuner, that all
changes to DTV channels and multi-streams for channel 11, 21, and 9, and
that's it. I will have to spend more time this Spring getting this roof
antenna up higher and hope for the best. I am tired of expensive cable
From: Larry Weil [mailto:firstname.lastname@example.org]
Sent: Friday, January 02, 2009 11:22 AM
Subject: RE: FCC DTV vs analog coverage change maps
At 12:38 AM -0500 1/2/09, Robert F. Sutherland wrote:
>I agree with you Garrett, that the FCC assumes comsumers all
>have excellent antennae .....
>but I suspect most in the outer DTV coverage range will have
>to improve their antenna system.
Whereas somebody living 50 miles from Boston (or any city) in a
ground floor apartment without a working master antenna system is
pretty much gonna be forced to get cable, even though that person may
have had marginal reception with rabbit ears before.
Lake Wobegone, NH
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