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Saorview on the Fanad transmitter

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sa_gmapsGoogle mapsa_bingBing mapsa_gearthGoogle Earthsa_gps55.227,-7.665 or 55°13'38"N 7°39'52"W

 

The symbol shows the location of the Fanad transmitter. The bright green areas shown where the signal from this transmitter is strong, dark green areas are poorer signals. Those parts shown in yellow may have interference on the same frequency from other masts.

This transmitter has no current reported problems

The BBC and Digital UK report there are no faults or engineering work on the Fanad transmitter.

Choose from three options: ■ List by multiplex ■ List by channel number ■ List by channel name
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Which Saorview channels does the Fanad transmitter broadcast?

If you have any kind of Saorview fault, follow this Saorview reset procedure first.

Digital television services are broadcast on a multiplexes (or Mux) where many stations occupy a single broadcast frequency, as shown below.

MuxH/VFrequencyHeightModeWatts
SV1
 V max
C55 (746.0MHz)246mDTG-10031,500W
Channel icons


SV2
 V max
C59 (778.0MHz)246mDTG-10031,500W
Channel icons


DTG-1003 64QAM 8K 2/3 24.1Mb/s DVB-T MPEG4
H/V: aerial position (horizontal or vertical)

How will the Fanad transmission frequencies change over time?

1984-971997-981998-20122012-132013-182013-17-
A B C/D E K T VHFA B C/D E K T VHFA B C/D E K T VHFC/D E TC/D E TC/D E TC/D E T
C55tv_offSV1SV1SV1SV1
C59tv_offSV2SV2SV2SV2

tv_off Being removed from Freeview (for 5G use) by 30 June 2020 - more
Table shows multiplexes names see this article;
green background for transmission frequencies
Notes: + and - denote 166kHz offset; aerial group are shown as A B C/D E K W T
waves denotes analogue; digital switchover was 1 Jan 12 and 1 Jan 12.

How do the old analogue and currrent digital signal levels compare?

SV1||, SV2|| 1.5kW

Local transmitter maps

Fanad Freeview Saorview TV region

Is the transmitter output the same in all directions?

Radiation patterns withheld

Comments
Monday, 10 September 2018
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Gerald Mulgrew
3:03 PM

Eircode is F92 Y725.
Signal has been fine for years.
Recently lost all the stations on Channel 55. Signal is 66/10 %
Channel 59 comes in at 70/90 % .... all good pictures.
Happened a few years ago ..... something about down on power ????

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Your comment please
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