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WLUC-TV 6 New Set and Graphics

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WLUC-TV 6 New Set and Graphics

Post by IIN4MU » Sun Sep 10, 2017 3:30 pm

Pretty impressive upgrade within the last week or so. The set and graphics look nice; they'll get the kinks worked out in time. The only glaring downside is the lonnnnnnnnng pre-show open that needs to be much quicker.
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Re: WLUC-TV 6 New Set and Graphics

Post by MWmetalhead » Sun Sep 10, 2017 9:53 pm

Looks nice! I like it!

Did Sinclair change their standard-issue news set recently? This set is a LOT nicer than those rolled out in recent years at stations in some larger markets (WEYI in Flint and ABC 33/40 in Birmingham, AL, to name a couple).


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Re: WLUC-TV 6 New Set and Graphics

Post by tvradiojunkie » Sun Sep 10, 2017 10:55 pm

MWmetalhead wrote:
Sun Sep 10, 2017 9:53 pm
Looks nice! I like it!

Did Sinclair change their standard-issue news set recently? This set is a LOT nicer than those rolled out in recent years at stations in some larger markets (WEYI in Flint and ABC 33/40 in Birmingham, AL, to name a couple).
Gray now owns WLUC.



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Re: WLUC-TV 6 New Set and Graphics

Post by MWmetalhead » Sun Sep 10, 2017 11:29 pm

Whoa! When did that happen? I was asleep at the wheel, apparently.


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Re: WLUC-TV 6 New Set and Graphics

Post by Bull Shannon » Mon Sep 11, 2017 12:15 pm

Their set is even nicer than WZZM's.

Now if only they would update their logo to be a bit more imaginative.



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Re: WLUC-TV 6 New Set and Graphics

Post by tvradiojunkie » Mon Sep 11, 2017 12:32 pm

MWmetalhead wrote:
Sun Sep 10, 2017 11:29 pm
Whoa! When did that happen? I was asleep at the wheel, apparently.
Last February.
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Re: WLUC-TV 6 New Set and Graphics

Post by MWmetalhead » Mon Sep 11, 2017 9:44 pm

Thanks, tvradiojunkie, for the info.

I agree, Bull. However, I don't mind the logo at all.


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Re: WLUC-TV 6 New Set and Graphics

Post by MetalUpYourAss1973 » Tue Sep 12, 2017 12:25 am

Bull Shannon wrote:
Mon Sep 11, 2017 12:15 pm
Their set is even nicer than WZZM's.

Now if only they would update their logo to be a bit more imaginative.
I always liked their old school "rainbow" logo. I can't even remember the last time I saw that one (80s or 90s?)



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Re: WLUC-TV 6 New Set and Graphics

Post by Playswithtrucks » Tue Sep 12, 2017 4:59 am

The rainbow was clip art from TM Productions "Someplace Special" marketing campaign. At one time, WLUC had the full TM treatment of jingles, intro's, bumpers and promotional songs.

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MetalUpYourAss1973 wrote:
Tue Sep 12, 2017 12:25 am
Bull Shannon wrote:
Mon Sep 11, 2017 12:15 pm
Their set is even nicer than WZZM's.

Now if only they would update their logo to be a bit more imaginative.
I always liked their old school "rainbow" logo. I can't even remember the last time I saw that one (80s or 90s?)



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