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Freeview reception at NN17 1QF



List is for aerial group type: wideband group A group B group C/D group E group K

ch name signal strength direction transmitter
C21+Freeview HD multiplex BBCB (PSB3)
southeast 140°Sandy HeathH
C24multiplex D3+4 England Anglia (West micro region)
southeast 140°Sandy HeathH
C26Comux Local TV multiplex LNG
north 349°WalthamH
C27multiplex BBCA England Cambridge
southeast 140°Sandy HeathH
C29multiplex SDN England (COM4)
north 349°WalthamH
C31multiplex Arqiva-B (COM6)
north 349°WalthamH
C32multiplex BBCA England East Midlands
north 349°WalthamH
C33multiplex SDN England (COM4)
southeast 140°Sandy HeathH
C34Freeview HD multiplex Arqiva-D (com8)
southeast 140°Sandy HeathH
C34-multiplex D3+4 England Central (East micro region)
north 349°WalthamH
C35Freeview HD multiplex BBCB (PSB3)
north 349°WalthamH
C36multiplex Arqiva-A (COM5)
southeast 140°Sandy HeathH
C37Freeview HD multiplex Arqiva-D (com8)
north 349°WalthamH
C48multiplex Arqiva-B (COM6)
southeast 140°Sandy HeathH
C55Freeview HD multiplex Arqiva-C (com7)
southeast 140°Sandy HeathH
Freeview HD multiplex Arqiva-C (com7)
north 349°WalthamH

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List is for aerial group type: wideband group A group B group C/D group E group K

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Tuesday, 4 October 2022
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Richard Mudge
8:16 PM
Weston-super-mare

Richard Mudge: My postcode is BS24 9ND

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Richard Mudge
8:20 PM
Weston-super-mare

Chris.SE: Hi Chris
My postcode is BS24 9ND

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Wednesday, 5 October 2022
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Chris.SE
sentiment_very_satisfiedPlatinum

6:46 AM

Richard Mudge:

Hi Richard. The aerial should be pointing at compass bearing 111 degrees - that's 21 degrees S of due E, almost ESE.
The Freeview predictor shows you should get good signals from Mendip for the 6 main multiplexes (not the Local one as you are off-beam for that, it's beamed towards Bristol - you can always try a manual tune on UHF C30 as it may be weak and an autotune may miss it).

However, the predictor says you can also get good signals from Wenvoe and Stockland Hill which you may get from sidelobes (even rear ones) of the aerial's reception, so you may have to manual tune Mendip's UHF channels to make sure you get them correctly.
Mendip's correct UHF channels are C32, C34, C35, C48, C33, C36, C30. That's is the order BBCA/PSB1, D3&4/PSB2, BBCB HD/PSB3, SDN/COM4, ArqA/COM5, ArqB/COM6; Local mux.

If you can't get the Mendip (Bristol) Local multiplex, you could try a Manual tune on UHF C37 which is the Local mux from Wenvoe, which you might get off the back of the aerial albeit possibly weak.
Whilst you may not especially want Cardiff local news on LCN7, you may like to get the other channels carried on the mux.
See https://www.freeview.co.uk/corporate/platform-management/channel-listings-industry-professionals for which channels are carried on which multiplex.

Bear in mind that standard Tri-boom's are a wideband aerial unless this is one of the newer K Group tuned versions, so you might need a (free) filter from restoretv.uk if any 4/5G mobile masts using 700MHz set up near you - but you should get a postcard from restoretv.uk if so, but it doesn't always happen.
I'm glad your tri-boom is being loft mounted, they have a high wind loading and would need sturdy mounting if external!

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