[mythtv-users] OT: Moved aerial & lost one mux (UK Freeview)(solved)

John Pilkington J.Pilk at tesco.net
Wed Oct 18 13:13:27 UTC 2017

On 18/10/17 13:42, Andre Newman MythTV wrote:
>> On 17 Oct 2017, at 22:08, Simon Hobson <linux at thehobsons.co.uk> wrote:

>> OK, went up in the loft and just moved the aerial a couple of feet - nothing more, just moved it a couple of feet and problem gone. That's really strange, can't see any logic to it - but there we are !
> That’s entirely reasonable, it’s possible there was a null in that exact location for that exact frequency, sounds like you moved the antenna out of the null. Just like walking around a bit to get a better mobile phone signal.
> Glad you got it working.
> Andre

Microwave ovens get around this by using a turntable...

... but they do have metal walls, so reflections are strong.  I hope it 
doesn't conflict with your attic storage plans.


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