Saorview on the Fanad (Republic of Ireland) transmitter
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The symbol shows the location of the Fanad (Republic of Ireland) transmitter. The bright green areas shown where the signal from this transmitter is strong, dark green areas are poorer signals. Those parts shown in yellow may have interference on the same frequency from other masts.
This transmitter has no current reported problemsThe BBC and Digital UK report there are no faults or engineering work on the Fanad transmitter.
Which Saorview channels does the Fanad transmitter broadcast?If you have any kind of Saorview fault, follow this Saorview reset procedure first.
Digital television services are broadcast on a multiplexes (or Mux) where many stations occupy a single broadcast frequency, as shown below.
2 RTÉ2 HD, 3 Virgin Media 1, 4 TG4 (RoI), 21 RTÉ News Now, 22 Tithe an Oireachtais ,
1 RTÉ One HD, 5 Virgin Media 2 , 6 Virgin Media 3, 7 RTÉ jr, 11 RTÉ One +1, 12 RTÉ2+1, 27 Saorview Information (*,
H/V: aerial position (horizontal or vertical)
How will the Fanad (Republic of Ireland) transmission frequencies change over time?
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|A B C/D E K T VHF||A B C/D E K T VHF||A B C/D E K T VHF||C/D E T||B E K T|
tv_off Being removed from Freeview (for 5G use) after November 2020 / June 2022 - more
Table shows multiplexes names see this article;
green background for transmission frequencies
Notes: + and - denote 166kHz offset; aerial group are shown as A B C/D E K W T
waves denotes analogue; digital switchover was 1 Jan 12 and 1 Jan 12.
How do the old analogue and currrent digital signal levels compare?
Is the transmitter output the same in all directions?Radiation patterns withheld
Eircode is F92 Y725.
Signal has been fine for years.
Recently lost all the stations on Channel 55. Signal is 66/10 %
Channel 59 comes in at 70/90 % .... all good pictures.
Happened a few years ago ..... something about down on power ????
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