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Forum: OTA Reception Results   2013-04-03, 10:11 AM
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Posted By bobbonet
Thanks Bouval, Message me with your contact...

Thanks Bouval, Message me with your contact information and we can discuss if you would be able to help come and install it.
Forum: OTA Reception Results   2013-04-02, 04:07 PM
Replies: 1,047
Views: 385,199
Posted By bobbonet
Hello Bouval, Thanks for replying. Is there...

Hello Bouval,

Thanks for replying. Is there an antenna/rotor combination to guarantee reception of FOX?

Anyone else in Laval get FOX consistently?

Also any recommendations on a company who...
Forum: OTA Reception Results   2013-02-25, 02:46 PM
Replies: 1,047
Views: 385,199
Posted By bobbonet
Thanks Bouval. Are you able to catch Fox...

Thanks Bouval. Are you able to catch Fox consistently and also the local Montreal channels with a CM4228HD without a motor? Ideally I don't want to be moving around the antenna too much?
Forum: OTA Reception Results   2013-02-20, 03:49 PM
Replies: 1,047
Views: 385,199
Posted By bobbonet
Hello All, I will be moving to the below...

Hello All,

I will be moving to the below location soon (Closest interesection is Concorde and L'Avenir in Laval)

http://www.tvfool.com/?option=com_wrapper&Itemid=29&q=id%3d1ddab8b8db4cf3

I...
Forum: Over-The-Air (OTA) Digital Television   2007-04-23, 11:20 AM
Replies: 103
Views: 37,649
Posted By bobbonet
I will let everyone know how the reception is. As...

I will let everyone know how the reception is. As this will go on top of a 5 story building, it should be better than most people in the montreal area who put it on their roofs.

Another thing,...
Forum: Over-The-Air (OTA) Digital Television   2007-04-22, 12:36 AM
Replies: 103
Views: 37,649
Posted By bobbonet
Yes I meant UHF... The sales rep said that...

Yes I meant UHF...

The sales rep said that with the UHF "channelmaster" you can catch channel 13... I said are you sure, and he said yes.

We shall see, I will speak with the owner on monday and...
Forum: Over-The-Air (OTA) Digital Television   2007-04-21, 07:14 PM
Replies: 103
Views: 37,649
Posted By bobbonet
Thanks Kro, Awesome. They will install it...

Thanks Kro,

Awesome. They will install it for around 400-500$. I will present this estimate to the condo board and see what they say.

I will most likely go with a VHF only antenna as this will...
Forum: Over-The-Air (OTA) Digital Television   2007-04-20, 01:47 PM
Replies: 103
Views: 37,649
Posted By bobbonet
HEy There, I tried contacting them and not...

HEy There,

I tried contacting them and not only did they say they had no stock, they didn't know when it was coming in.

For the antenna, I will have to order it for sure. As for someone to help...
Forum: Over-The-Air (OTA) Digital Television   2007-04-19, 10:50 PM
Replies: 103
Views: 37,649
Posted By bobbonet
Update

Hey All,

I have had my first meeting with all the Condo people.

They seemed receptive and open to the idea. Now comes the hard part. I need to get a quote on all the costs and the functionality...
Forum: Over-The-Air (OTA) Digital Television   2007-03-30, 03:43 PM
Replies: 103
Views: 37,649
Posted By bobbonet
Hey guys, I have been away for abit from...

Hey guys,

I have been away for abit from these forums. It is great to see all the answers. I had abandoned the project after people said it was illegal. Now that the weather is better and that it...
Forum: Over-The-Air (OTA) Digital Television   2007-01-23, 12:26 AM
Replies: 103
Views: 37,649
Posted By bobbonet
Thanks for the suggestion. My next step is to get...

Thanks for the suggestion. My next step is to get a quote from a company for a few models and then I want to present it to board and hopefully they will approve on splitting the costs.

I will...
Forum: Over-The-Air (OTA) Digital Television   2007-01-22, 07:32 PM
Replies: 103
Views: 37,649
Posted By bobbonet
So in Summary, It could be done with a Sat system...

So in Summary, It could be done with a Sat system pre-installed in the building.

So all that would be necessary to do this is decide on getting a good Antenna (costing would be max $1000-1500)
...
Forum: Over-The-Air (OTA) Digital Television   2007-01-22, 05:38 PM
Replies: 103
Views: 37,649
Posted By bobbonet
Wow, already 10 replies... Our building...

Wow, already 10 replies...

Our building currently has an expressvu dish at the top that is connected to the basement which redistributes it to each unit.

to set up the antenna on the roof and...
Forum: Over-The-Air (OTA) Digital Television   2007-01-22, 04:22 PM
Replies: 103
Views: 37,649
Posted By bobbonet
Lightbulb OTA Solution For Condos or Buildings: MATV

I live in a 40 unit condo building.

I have limited succuss with an indoor antenna so I wanted to put an antenna on the roof.

If I put the antenna up there... Can I split the signal so that...
Forum: Home Computing   2007-01-02, 11:47 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,084
Posted By bobbonet
Wireless Printer Network

Here's my situation...

I need to buy a printer (will buy a black laser printer, nothing too fancy).
Before I buy I want to make sure that my printer can be shared through a network. We currently...
Forum: Where Can I buy and general buying discussions   2006-11-20, 08:48 PM
Replies: 518
Views: 78,529
Posted By bobbonet
Boisbriand, north of Laval

Was a pre-opening costco event in Boisbriand where you can look at merchandise and eat hor d'ouvres with Costco people and suppliers and they had about 30 WII (well one pallette full) No one was...
Forum: 2006   2006-11-19, 10:32 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,196
Posted By bobbonet
Thanks for the info. It explains why I see a...

Thanks for the info.

It explains why I see a lot of HD DVD's but no players (except for the XBOX)

I haven't checked Brault et MArtineau. I'll have a look. Thanks.
Forum: 2006   2006-11-18, 06:50 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,196
Posted By bobbonet
HD DVD Player in Quebec

Hello to Fellow Quebecers..

I have a question. Is there a shortage of HD DVD players in Quebec. My Local Walmart, Best Buy and Future Shop have none in stock in Laval...

Is this like that...
Forum: OTA Reception Results   2006-11-01, 08:29 PM
Replies: 1,047
Views: 385,199
Posted By bobbonet
Laval... off the 15.... Souvenir and Corbusier

I have a Silver sensor indoors, facing west.... I live in a condo on the third floor.... I am able to receive the following channels well enought to watch them... I don't know the percentages (i just...
Forum: OTA Reception Results   2006-10-31, 08:29 PM
Replies: 1,047
Views: 385,199
Posted By bobbonet
PBS

Hi there,

I was able to catch on my Silver Sensor from Laval, the new PBS from Mount Mansfield... But i keep scanning for CBS and Fox and i can't get it... Btw, i don't get too much power from the...
Forum: OTA Station & Network Operational Status   2006-10-21, 09:58 PM
Replies: 3,366
Views: 1,055,384
Posted By bobbonet
WTF

Hey guys,

What the F&^$%... I was finally able to catch CBC HD only to have the Leafs game on... that sucks!!!!!!!!!!!

Had to watch the habs game on regular ota.... stupid CBC
Forum: OTA Reception Results   2006-05-02, 08:01 PM
Replies: 1,047
Views: 385,199
Posted By bobbonet
Got home and moved around the Silver Sensor, and...

Got home and moved around the Silver Sensor, and will be watching the game in HD!!! Awesome stuff
Forum: OTA Reception Results   2006-05-02, 02:16 PM
Replies: 1,047
Views: 385,199
Posted By bobbonet
No Wonder, I live right next to Centre...

No Wonder,

I live right next to Centre Laval...
That is very encouraging that you can catch CBC!!! I think I will have to play around with my positioning... My window faces west so I will try to...
Forum: OTA Reception Results   2006-05-02, 11:05 AM
Replies: 1,047
Views: 385,199
Posted By bobbonet
Thanks for the info foxfan, do you know the exact...

Thanks for the info foxfan, do you know the exact location of the CBC building in Montreal??? I would like to see using google map if it's because of the mountain or because of a low signal. It will...
Forum: OTA Reception Results   2006-05-01, 11:27 PM
Replies: 1,047
Views: 385,199
Posted By bobbonet
Can I get CBC-HD in Laval?

Hey All,

I live in a Condo on the 3rd floor facing West. I bought a Samsung LCD with a built in Tuner.... and i plugged in normal amplified radio shack rabbit ears and without doing anything, I...
Forum: Over-The-Air (OTA) Digital Television   2006-04-18, 12:56 PM
Replies: 373
Views: 176,179
Posted By bobbonet
In Canada, I live in the Montreal region. How can...

In Canada, I live in the Montreal region. How can I get a TERK antenna? Is there a place that ships to canada and doesn't cost 25$ US shipping? or any place I could go pick one up in montreal?

I'd...
Forum: OTA Reception Results   2006-01-31, 03:29 PM
Replies: 1,047
Views: 385,199
Posted By bobbonet
thanks stampeder... so basically, unless I...

thanks stampeder...

so basically, unless I install a huge outdoor antenna (which I can't in my apartment), it'll be impossible to catch anything but one or 2 HD channels?
Forum: OTA Reception Results   2006-01-31, 02:41 PM
Replies: 1,047
Views: 385,199
Posted By bobbonet
Great, well the main question I wanted to know...

Great, well the main question I wanted to know from Lavalians or Montrealers is if I buy an antenna like this... (this is about all I could install outside)
...
Forum: OTA Reception Results   2006-01-30, 04:17 PM
Replies: 1,047
Views: 385,199
Posted By bobbonet
new here - Laval

Any Lavalians?

Hello there, I'm looking into picking a new HD-Ready TV, mostly for watching DVD's... but it would be cool to catch some OTA HD TV. I would like some advice from anyone, to see if...
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