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Freeview reception at PE3 6BZ

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

chnamesignal strengthdirectiontransmitter
C21+Freeview HD multiplex BBCB (PSB3)
south 177°Sandy HeathH
C22multiplex BBCA England East Yorkshire and Lincolnshire
north 2°BelmontH
C24multiplex D3+4 England Anglia (West micro region)
south 177°Sandy HeathH
C25multiplex D3+4 England Yorkshire (Belmont micro region)
north 2°BelmontH
C26Comux Local TV multiplex LNG
northwest 304°WalthamH
C27Comux Local TV multiplex LDN
north 2°BelmontH
multiplex BBCA England Cambridge
south 177°Sandy HeathH
C28Freeview HD multiplex BBCB (PSB3)
north 2°BelmontH
C29multiplex SDN England (COM4)
northwest 304°WalthamH
C30-multiplex SDN England (COM4)
north 2°BelmontH
C31Freeview HD multiplex Arqiva-C (com7)
northwest 304°WalthamH
C32Freeview HD multiplex Arqiva-C (com7)
south 177°Sandy HeathH
C33Freeview HD multiplex Arqiva-C (com7)
north 2°BelmontH
C34Freeview HD multiplex Arqiva-D (com8)
south 177°Sandy HeathH
C35Freeview HD multiplex Arqiva-D (com8)
north 2°BelmontH
C37Freeview HD multiplex Arqiva-D (com8)
northwest 304°WalthamH
C48multiplex Arqiva-B (COM6)
south 177°Sandy HeathH
C49multiplex BBCA England East Midlands
northwest 304°WalthamH
C51multiplex SDN England (COM4)
south 177°Sandy HeathH
C52multiplex Arqiva-A (COM5)
south 177°Sandy HeathH
C53multiplex Arqiva-A (COM5)
north 2°BelmontH
C54-multiplex D3+4 England Central (East micro region)
northwest 304°WalthamH
C56multiplex Arqiva-A (COM5)
northwest 304°WalthamH
C57multiplex Arqiva-B (COM6)
northwest 304°WalthamH
C58Freeview HD multiplex BBCB (PSB3)
northwest 304°WalthamH
C60-multiplex Arqiva-B (COM6)
north 2°BelmontH

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Tuesday, 7 November 2017
2:14 PM

RDD: You could do what I've done, and have for some years - split the feeds from the wall. I originally did it when it turned out that my PVR was much more sensitive than the freeview box, after getting a new aerial.

One of the reps at work (who'd formerly been a TV installer) kindly made up a set for me, but its easy enough yourself.A decent bit of coax out of the wall socket, then a good quality splitter, then two cables off that, one to the PVR and one to the TV. Mine has F-fittings, but whatever works.

Then you can vary the attenuation seperately, and looping through isn't an issue. I got a variable one, but it didn't seem to do much, so I got some from Amazon (the same as these…59p) which fit into one another, so you can buy perhaps a 3db, a 5db and so on, and put them in series to get the right level.

The trouble with a masthead amp is that you can't just switch it off (my new house has one), but at least you can dampen it down.

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MikeB's 2,369 posts Platinum Platinum GB
3:28 PM Stansted

Thanks for the suggestion. My concern is that splitting at the wall will lower the signal to the DVR which is already at circa 55% . However this could be due to the tuners of the DVR being less sensitive than the tuner of the HDTV..

However, I will give it a try and see what happens, I think I have enough bits a pieces to rig your suggestion up.
I will let you know. Thanks.

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RDD's 12 posts GB
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Wednesday, 6 December 2017
9:37 PM Whitstable

I had a alba set top box connected to my tv, recently I can't get any channels on the tv, it just keep showing "no or bad signals". Any helps?

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XIAO's 1 post GB
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10:59 PM

XIAO: Have you checked for any loose or damaged cables or connections behind your TV and set top box?

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