20179RE: [HDTV-in-SFbay] Re: after the apocalypse
- Feb 2, 2006Where do you live?-----Original Message-----Same here, I can get all the SF channels, but no 11 since the X-mtr
From: thekatdude [mailto:thekatdude@...]
Sent: Wednesday, February 01, 2006 11:41 PM
Subject: [HDTV-in-SFbay] Re: after the apocalypse
left SJ. Strange thing is I can get the digital for KSBW is the
conditions are right.
--- In HDTV-in-SFbay@yahoogroups.com, "Michael Portuesi"
> --- In HDTV-in-SFbay@yahoogroups.com, "Richard Swank" <rswank@p...>
> > I would guess if you receive KNTV-DT on channel 12 (Rf) you will
> > KGO-DT on channel 7 (Rf) or KQED ch-9 without a problem.
> Considering I don't receive KNTV-DT at all from my location, I'm not
> optimistic about KGO-DT's move to VHF after the analog shutdown.
> To be fair, KNTV is on Mt. San Bruno and that's my real problem with
> receiving it. But it really would be nicer if all the local stations
> were broadcasting UHF. It would make it a lot easier for us to receive
> all the stations if UHF were all we had to focus on receiving.
> I have a partner who is very adamant about not having a rooftop
> antenna. While I might be able to sell one fairly small UHF outdoor
> antenna, having to install two antennas (or one honking huge combo
> antenna) is a big issue for me. Likewise, I currently use a Silver
> Sensor indoors, and it only receives UHF.
> I do wish the broadcasters would think about the viewers when they
> make their channel allocation decisions. Having two frequency bands
> rather than one is a pain.
> Michael Portuesi
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