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post #5 of (permalink) Old 2010-06-02, 06:40 PM
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The attraction of VHF is it uses much less power to cover the same area and it propagates through trees much better, so it is best for rural reception. OTOH, UHF propagates through buildings better so it is best for urban reception. Which is best depends on who they want to target.
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