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by szmigiel
Fri Jul 12, 2019 8:20 am
Forum: Metro Detroit/SE Michigan
Topic: Big changes in just released June ratings survey; WJR hits all-time record low
Replies: 64
Views: 4542

Re: Big changes in just released June ratings survey; WJR hits all-time record low

The only time I tune to AM is when I am driving around on the weekend and want to listen to a game I would rather be watching than have to be driving. I never even tune in to AM and scan around to see what is there. WLLZ has become just another preset on my radio, no better than 89X, WCSX, or WRIF. ...
by szmigiel
Fri Jun 28, 2019 3:48 pm
Forum: Metro Detroit/SE Michigan
Topic: WMYD To Host Detroit’s First ATSC 3.0 Signal
Replies: 32
Views: 2034

Re: WMYD To Host Detroit’s First ATSC 3.0 Signal

Sorry you're right, my wording was bad. Won't be the same signal, but will still be board cast for at least 5 years. "ATSC 1.0 signals will still be subject to mandatory carriage rules for television providers during the five-year simulcasting mandate; the FCC stated that voluntary carriage of 3.0 s...
by szmigiel
Fri Jun 28, 2019 1:27 pm
Forum: Metro Detroit/SE Michigan
Topic: WMYD To Host Detroit’s First ATSC 3.0 Signal
Replies: 32
Views: 2034

Re: WMYD To Host Detroit’s First ATSC 3.0 Signal

It will carry both 3.0 and 1.0, just like currently you get all the sub channels on the same signal. The older tuners will just not be able to process the 3.0 signal and ignore it. From more reading, the tuners will require new chipsets to work, so the chances of a software or firmware upgrade are v...
by szmigiel
Fri Jun 28, 2019 8:17 am
Forum: Metro Detroit/SE Michigan
Topic: WMYD To Host Detroit’s First ATSC 3.0 Signal
Replies: 32
Views: 2034

Re: WMYD To Host Detroit’s First ATSC 3.0 Signal

From what I have read, the 3.0 signal will be broadcast on the same frequency as the 1.0. The channels will be keeping the 1.0 signal with all the sub channels broadcasting for at least 5 years as 3.0 capable tuners are made available. So each channel will have the line up broadcasting in 3.0 and 1....
by szmigiel
Thu Jun 27, 2019 3:12 pm
Forum: Metro Detroit/SE Michigan
Topic: WLPC Moved to 28
Replies: 11
Views: 873

Re: WLPC Moved to 28

Not sure what happened, when they went to 28 I was in Chicago for work. When I got back I tried to scan 28 and I was receiving no signal, but when I checked 40, I could see the signal, but as usual it was very weak and hard to lock. Maybe they had issue with the new antenna and asked to be moved bac...
by szmigiel
Thu Jun 27, 2019 12:38 pm
Forum: Metro Detroit/SE Michigan
Topic: WLPC Moved to 28
Replies: 11
Views: 873

Re: WLPC Moved to 28

No they are on 40, the move to 28 has been pushed back to Phase 8 according to Rabbitears
by szmigiel
Tue Jun 25, 2019 8:45 am
Forum: Metro Detroit/SE Michigan
Topic: OTA channels MIA
Replies: 26
Views: 1750

Re: OTA channels MIA

What part of the metro area are you in SixPlusOne? WJBK is always a strong signal for me in Shelby Twp about 15 miles away LOS from the tower. But it is a High-VHF signal and a lot of antenna don't do VHF very well.
by szmigiel
Sat Jun 22, 2019 10:56 am
Forum: Metro Detroit/SE Michigan
Topic: Why can't WHNE go to UHF 30?
Replies: 58
Views: 2503

Re: Why can't WHNE go to UHF 30?

There is more overlap in the western suburbs than I thought there would be. Does anyone on the Westside actually pick up WLAJ as a good signal?
by szmigiel
Sat Jun 22, 2019 8:55 am
Forum: Metro Detroit/SE Michigan
Topic: OTA channels MIA
Replies: 26
Views: 1750

Re: OTA channels MIA

You need to do a full rescan of your channels to pick up the ones that moved with the RePack. Don't know what kind of TV you have, but there should be a Menu item under Channels or Antenna that allows you to do a autoscan.
by szmigiel
Sat Jun 22, 2019 8:53 am
Forum: Metro Detroit/SE Michigan
Topic: Why can't WHNE go to UHF 30?
Replies: 58
Views: 2503

Re: Why can't WHNE go to UHF 30?

I didn't think WHNE signal would be strong enough to interfere with a station out of Lansing.
by szmigiel
Sat Jun 22, 2019 8:28 am
Forum: Metro Detroit/SE Michigan
Topic: New channel frquencies
Replies: 36
Views: 3115

Re: New channel frquencies

Is anyone getting anything on 19? WUDL or TVO
Right now I see signal from 19 but the quality is poor so the channels can lock.

I am also getting a weak signal from CIII-29 Global at 35, Where WUDL is moving in March.
by szmigiel
Sat Jun 22, 2019 8:21 am
Forum: Metro Detroit/SE Michigan
Topic: Why can't WHNE go to UHF 30?
Replies: 58
Views: 2503

Re: Why can't WHNE go to UHF 30?

How far does 51 CHCH-2 out of London actually reach? I have never picked them up on a scan, or even seen a weak signal. They are suppose to move to 14 where WKBD 50 was. I wonder why WHNE couldn't actually be located at 14.
by szmigiel
Fri Jun 21, 2019 6:13 am
Forum: Metro Detroit/SE Michigan
Topic: New channel frquencies
Replies: 36
Views: 3115

Re: New channel frquencies

So CW 50 switched over during the night, so I decided to do a scan this morning to bring them back to my living room TV. I picked up 11 WTOL and 13 WTVG from Toledo during the scan, but I have a feeling this was just do to doing the scan a sunrise and this is not going to be a normal thing. Other th...
by szmigiel
Wed Jun 19, 2019 9:18 am
Forum: Metro Detroit/SE Michigan
Topic: 62.3 DABL ???
Replies: 22
Views: 2657

Re: 62.3 DABL ???

Also Decades doesn't want to be on LD or low power station that won't be carried on the local cable networks, so that does limit which channels can carry them. That pretty much leaves 38 WADL and 20 WMYD as the two best options to pick it back up.
by szmigiel
Wed Jun 19, 2019 6:53 am
Forum: Metro Detroit/SE Michigan
Topic: New channel frquencies
Replies: 36
Views: 3115

Re: New channel frquencies

18 WDWO 18 -> 22 Another religious station is suppose to move but I always have this channel on hidden so I have no idea if they moved or not yet. 29 CIII Global 29 -> 35 CIII Global moved but you have to be near Lake Saint Clair to pick it up, I pick it every now and then but can never kept it for ...