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I have a TV in a room where an external antenna connection isnt possible. Can you recommend a cheap indoor antenna which works ok in a medium signal area? VHF primarily.

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I have a TV in a room where an external antenna connection isnt possible. Can you recommend a cheap indoor antenna which works ok in a medium signal area? VHF primarily.

Its a bit of pot luck really. As mentioned rabbit ears are probably your best bet. You can play around with their direction but also try:

1) Stick the ears directly out to the left and right of the antenna

2) Try different amounts of retraction (fully to retracted to fully extracted)

3) Try orienting the antenna horizontally and vertically.

If you live in a suburb with good reception then its a fair bet you'll get a good signal on your antenna with a bit of experimenting. Any $20-$30 or so antenna from places like jb hifi or dick smith should be the go. They might also swap it for credit if you try it out and it doesn't work.


Peter Gillespie

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I am going to suggest you to check out the DTV reception strength in your area with the myswitch website below :


In good reception area a $20-$40 rabbit ear with some signal amplification will be able to pick up all channels.

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