Rgibb
  • Levin
  • New Zealand
Share on Facebook Share

Rgibb's Discussions

Rain and Hosing gives a better reception.

Started this discussion. Last reply by Bart Jan 3. 2 Replies

I have a freeview aerial in Levin.We often lose the picture, except on Maori TV.BUT the reception for all channels improves if it rains OR I hose the aerial. Why?Continue

 

Rgibb's Page

Latest Activity

Bart replied to Rgibb's discussion Rain and Hosing gives a better reception.
"He Rgibb, sorry for the late reply. That's an interesting one, ha ha. Usually rain makes the aerial perform worse at the characteristics like impedance and directional characteristics change. I'd say it is either corrosion in the…"
Jan 3
Satellite Networks Motueka replied to Rgibb's discussion Rain and Hosing gives a better reception.
"These are symptoms of a satellite dish. If im right your LNB has drifting local oscillator and needs replacing."
Nov 29, 2018
Rgibb posted a discussion

Rain and Hosing gives a better reception.

I have a freeview aerial in Levin.We often lose the picture, except on Maori TV.BUT the reception for all channels improves if it rains OR I hose the aerial. Why?See More
Nov 29, 2018

Profile Information

How do you receive Freeview?
via UHF aerial
Please select all the viewing option(s) you can access:
Freeview Live TV (broadcast TV)
Thinking about your TV set-up at home, please select whether you have a TV, a Set Top Box or a Recorder.
Not Sure
Can you type the make model of your devices. The product model is usually on the device itself or any packaging.
?

Comment Wall

You need to be a member of freeview forum to add comments!

Join freeview forum

  • No comments yet!
 
 
 

Latest Activity

Connect With Us!

Be a part of the New Zealand Freeview Community!

Welcome to your Freeview Forum!  This is the online home for all Freeview viewers, retailers, manufacturers and installers. It's a place where you can find help, share advice, tips and your know-how to help another fellow "Freeviewer" out.

How do I get started?

1. Begin by signing up for Freeview Forum here.  Sign up is simple, fast & free, all we ask is that you abide by a few simple guidelines.

2. Once you've signed up, you'll be able to:

What details should be included when asking for help?

Including key details will help the community help you.....

1. What your coverage is (check by entering your full address here).

2. What antenna you're using (indoor of outdoor UHF aerial, or satellite dish).

3. What brand & model your device is.

4. What channels or programmes you're having trouble with (if any).

5. And of course - as many other details as you think would be relevant.

© 2019   Created by Bel @ Freeview.   Powered by

Badges  |  Report an Issue  |  Terms of Service