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Freeview reception at GU34 5BL



List is for aerial group type: wideband group A group B group C/D group E group K

ch name signal strength direction transmitter
C21analogue Channel 4
s-sw 205°RowridgeH
C21multiplex 2 England London
e-ne 73°ReigateV
C22-multiplex 2 England London
e-ne 61°Crystal PalaceH
C23analogue ITV1 London
H
C24multiplex BBCA England South
s-sw 205°RowridgeH
C24multiplex A England
e-ne 73°ReigateV
C25-multiplex 1 England London
e-ne 61°Crystal PalaceH
C26analogue BBC One London
H
C27analogue ITV1 Meridian (South Coast micro region)
s-sw 205°RowridgeH
C27multiplex B
e-ne 73°ReigateV
C28+multiplex B
s-sw 205°RowridgeH
C28-multiplex B
e-ne 61°Crystal PalaceH
C29-multiplex D
H
C30-multiplex A England
s-sw 205°RowridgeH
C30analogue Channel 4
e-ne 61°Crystal PalaceH
C31analogue BBC One South
s-sw 205°RowridgeH
C31Freeview HD (early multiplex BBCB)
e-ne 61°Crystal PalaceH
C31multiplex 1 England London
e-ne 73°ReigateV
C32+multiplex 2 England Meridian (South Coast micro region)
s-sw 205°RowridgeH
C32-multiplex A England
e-ne 61°Crystal PalaceH
C32Freeview HD multiplex Arqiva-C (com7)
northwest 326°HanningtonH
C33+multiplex D
s-sw 205°RowridgeH
C33analogue BBC TWO England
e-ne 61°Crystal PalaceH
C33Freeview HD multiplex Arqiva-C (com7)
west 277°MendipH
C34+multiplex C
e-ne 61°Crystal PalaceH
C34Freeview HD multiplex Arqiva-D (com8)
northwest 326°HanningtonH
C35Freeview HD multiplex Arqiva-D (com8)
west 277°MendipH
C37+multiplex C
s-sw 205°RowridgeH

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Tuesday, 4 October 2022
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Richard Mudge
8:16 PM
Weston-super-mare

Richard Mudge: My postcode is BS24 9ND

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Richard Mudge
8:20 PM
Weston-super-mare

Chris.SE: Hi Chris
My postcode is BS24 9ND

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Wednesday, 5 October 2022
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Chris.SE
sentiment_very_satisfiedPlatinum

6:46 AM

Richard Mudge:

Hi Richard. The aerial should be pointing at compass bearing 111 degrees - that's 21 degrees S of due E, almost ESE.
The Freeview predictor shows you should get good signals from Mendip for the 6 main multiplexes (not the Local one as you are off-beam for that, it's beamed towards Bristol - you can always try a manual tune on UHF C30 as it may be weak and an autotune may miss it).

However, the predictor says you can also get good signals from Wenvoe and Stockland Hill which you may get from sidelobes (even rear ones) of the aerial's reception, so you may have to manual tune Mendip's UHF channels to make sure you get them correctly.
Mendip's correct UHF channels are C32, C34, C35, C48, C33, C36, C30. That's is the order BBCA/PSB1, D3&4/PSB2, BBCB HD/PSB3, SDN/COM4, ArqA/COM5, ArqB/COM6; Local mux.

If you can't get the Mendip (Bristol) Local multiplex, you could try a Manual tune on UHF C37 which is the Local mux from Wenvoe, which you might get off the back of the aerial albeit possibly weak.
Whilst you may not especially want Cardiff local news on LCN7, you may like to get the other channels carried on the mux.
See https://www.freeview.co.uk/corporate/platform-management/channel-listings-industry-professionals for which channels are carried on which multiplex.

Bear in mind that standard Tri-boom's are a wideband aerial unless this is one of the newer K Group tuned versions, so you might need a (free) filter from restoretv.uk if any 4/5G mobile masts using 700MHz set up near you - but you should get a postcard from restoretv.uk if so, but it doesn't always happen.
I'm glad your tri-boom is being loft mounted, they have a high wind loading and would need sturdy mounting if external!

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Richard Mudge
10:15 PM
Weston-super-mare

Chris.SE: Hi Chris
Thanks for the information

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