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by djb
Sat Jun 01, 2019 9:02 am
Forum: Flint, Tri-Cities, and The Thumb
Topic: SCREW YOU! I’M KEEPING YOU SAFE!!!
Replies: 75
Views: 3559

Re: SCREW YOU! I’M KEEPING YOU SAFE!!!

I enjoy the severe weather coverage. When I see there is a storm outbreak I go to that markets TV station website and watch their coverage for hours and hours. Last night I was watching coverage from Kansas City from their local CBS affiliate. Good stuff! You might be the only one. He's not. I do t...
by djb
Sun Feb 10, 2019 12:10 pm
Forum: Tech Talk
Topic: Free radio automation software
Replies: 13
Views: 743

Re: Free radio automation software

Ed Joseph wrote:
Wed Feb 06, 2019 4:07 pm
Do they still make XAP? I've only used the WA plug in. IIRC, the XAP wasn't free but the plug-in was?
I'm don't believe it is still in Development. IIRC, the developer now designs processors for a broadcast brand.

I will PM you a link.
by djb
Wed Feb 06, 2019 8:41 am
Forum: Tech Talk
Topic: Free radio automation software
Replies: 13
Views: 743

Re: Free radio automation software

You don't need to be an SQL expert, and using MySQL is completely free. I run 3 instances of RadioDJ; two instances connected to one database, and another instance connected to a different database on the same database server (wife's playlist). Ed...awesome to hear you're using Sound Solution! I'm r...
by djb
Wed Feb 06, 2019 8:28 am
Forum: Engineering & DX'ing
Topic: Looking for antenna advice
Replies: 14
Views: 708

Re: Looking for antenna advice

Mike Oxlong wrote:
Mon Feb 04, 2019 9:32 am

Thanks. Looks like this is meant to be a vertical antenna. Have you ever tried it horizontal?
I've not.
by djb
Sun Feb 03, 2019 8:45 am
Forum: Engineering & DX'ing
Topic: Looking for antenna advice
Replies: 14
Views: 708

Re: Looking for antenna advice

Apologies; here's the main link: http://bobbyromeo.com/diy/make-your-own-uhf-hdtv-antenna/ Feedpoint is at the first bend from the bottom, where the distance between is 2"; you connect a 75/300ohm balun there. I have the "face" of mine pointing south (so, if looking at the pic, the left side element...
by djb
Thu Jan 31, 2019 6:03 am
Forum: Engineering & DX'ing
Topic: Looking for antenna advice
Replies: 14
Views: 708

Re: Looking for antenna advice

This... http://bobbyromeo.com/wp/wp-content/uploads/2014/11/stealth_hawk-300x242.png I've built many home-brew antennas in the past for DTV; and this one (for me) has been the easiest and most effective. I did the 4-bay bowtie previously, and while it worked well on a calm day; a bit of wind would c...
by djb
Thu Dec 20, 2018 1:54 pm
Forum: Flint, Tri-Cities, and The Thumb
Topic: ESPN 100.9 audio sounds like a tin can
Replies: 2
Views: 795

Re: ESPN 100.9 audio sounds like a tin can

They lost their STL in the high winds a few months back. Would guess they're on a POTS backup up to Pinny.