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Portable Digital TV Tuner

by zunebuggy / November 8, 2012 1:24 AM PST

I never got my free government digital tuner and now I realize I should have. I was going to go camping and bring my old portable TV/weather radio/emergency light TV and realizes it still has the old analog tuner. It has both an RF connector and the two screw type connector as well as RCA. Where can I get a SMALL inexpensive and semi-portable digital TV converter? If the digital converter runs on 12VDC (or any common DC voltage) I can make an adapter that will power it from my camper, car, or my hand crank generator. I even have a gas generator. I just want it small enough to be portable and something not too pricy.

Thank you.

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did you check the station's coverage where you camp yet
by Pepe7 / November 8, 2012 5:07 AM PST

Try antennaweb.org for specifics/maps on coverage you can search individually by channel. Might be a lost cause if the campsite is too far from civilization. Been there, done that ;(. Digital signals do not travel as far as the old analog system did, unfortunately.

The dtv.gov site is useful too-
http://transition.fcc.gov/mb/engineering/maps/

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