Ampliﬁed Indoor Antenna
ANT301R User’ s Guide
Thank you for choosing an RCA amplied antenna. R
CA amplied antennas are
designed to giv
e you the sharpest, clearest picture you can get. All RCA antennas
are easy to set up and use. Before y
ou get star ted, remov e all the par ts from the
box and read this manual.
Finding the best location for the antenna
Before you connect the antenna, determine the best spot in your home for
optimum reception. Visit www
.antennaweb .org to see where y our local broadcasts
are coming from. Then, tr
y as much as possible to a void obstructions between
these transmitters and your antenna.
Note: Many times the best location for the antenna is close to a window
Keep your sales receipt to obtain warranty parts and ser
vice and for proof of purchase. Attac h it here and
record the model number in case you need it. These numbers are located on the product.
.:____ANT301 R_______________ Purchase Date:___________________________
Connecting the antenna to your TV
e found the best place for your antenna, connect it to your TV .
Adjusting the antenna for best reception
urn on your TV .
une to your fav orite local channel abov e 14. Rotate the antenna’ s UHF loop
until you get the best picture. If
reception is weak, adjust the gain control on
s bac k panel to boost the signal.
Note about digital channels
All RCA antennas are designed to recei
ve both analog and digital signals . T o
display digital signals on your TV
, you’ll need to hav e the right equipment: either a
TV that is capable of
decoding digital signals or a digital conv er ter box.
I have a cable ready TV
. Why am I not getting any channels above 13?
The tuners inside of
cable ready TVs have tw o modes . One mode is for cable and
the other mode is for antenna. When the TV is in cable mode, and you are using
an antenna, you will not be able to receiv
e any channels abov e 13. T o x this ,
simply access the menu of
your TV and switch the TV from Cable/CA TV mode
to ANT/AIR mode.
I have my TV in a metal cabinet. Will the antenna work for me?
Any large metal objects will prevent the antenna signal from reaching the antenna.
ou m ust place the antenna outside of or above the metal cabinet.
My home has aluminum siding/insulation. Where should I place my antenna?
Place the antenna near a window to minimize interference and improv
Can I use my antenna in a basement?
TV signals usually cannot penetrate into basement locations due to their low
Other variables , which are not related to antenna performance, can
effect your reception. These include distance from the source transmitting the
desired station, and man-made and natural conditions
. Example: Obstacles such as
buildings between the transmitting source and your antenna.
12 Month Limited Warranty
diov ox Elec tronic s Corp oratio n (th e “Co mpany” ) wa rrants t o the orig inal r etail purc haser
thi s prod uct t hat s hould this produc t or any p art ther eof, unde r normal u se an d con dition s,
be proven defec
tive in material or w orkmanship within 12 months from the date of original
hase , su ch d efect (s) wi ll be repair ed or replac ed (a t the Compa ny’ s op tion) witho ut c harge
parts a nd repa ir lab or . T o ob tain repair or repl aceme nt wi thin t he te r ms of this W arranty ,
the product along with any accessories included in the original packaging is to be deli
of warranty coverage (e.g . dated bill of sale), specication of defect(s), transportation
prepaid, to the Company at the address shown below
. Do not return this product to the Retailer .
arranty is not tran sfera ble an d doe s not cov er p roduc t purc hase d, se r vic ed or used
outside the United States or Canada. The W
ar ranty does not extend to the elimination of
rnally generat ed st atic o r noi se. This W arranty d oes n ot app ly to cost s incu rred for
allat ion, r emov al o r rei nstal lation of the produ ct, o r, if in th e Com pany’ s opini on, t he
uct h as bee n dam aged th rough acts of natu re, altera tion, impro per i nstal lation , mis handli ng,
misuse, neglect, or accident. This W
ar ranty does not cov er damage caused by an AC adapte r not
provided with the product. THE EXTENT OF THE COMP
ANY’S LIABILITY UNDER
ARRANTY IS LIMITED TO THE REP AIR OR REPLA CEMENT PRO VIDED
VE AND , IN NO EVENT , SHALL THE COMP ANY’S LIABILITY EXCEED THE
PURCHASE PRICE P
AID BY PURCHASER FOR THE PR ODUCT .
arranty is in lieu of all o ther expre ss w arrantie s or l iabil ities . ANY IMPLIE D
ARRAN TIES , INCL UDING ANY I MPLIE D W ARRA NTY O F MER CHANT ABILITY
ITNES S FOR A P ART ICULAR PURP OSE, SHALL BE LI MITED TO DU RAT ION
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HEREUNDER, INCLUDING ANY IMPLIED W
ARRANTY , MUST BE BROUGHT
WITHIN A PERIOD OF 24 MONTHS FROM THE D
ATE OF ORIGINAL PURCHASE.
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assume for the Company any liability other than expressed herein in connection with the sale of
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w long an implied warranty lasts or
the exclusion or limitation of
incidental or consequential damage so the above limitat ions or
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ox Accessories Corporation
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mel, IN 46032
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ANT301R US Insert 01
1. Connect the coaxial cable included to the antenna’
s coaxial cable jack.
2. Connect the antenna’
s coaxial cable to your TV’ s antenna input.
Note : If your TV’ s an tenna inp ut is alread y con necte d to a sa telli te rece iver, cab le b ox , or digit al
converter, connect the ANT301R’
s coaxial cable to the antenna input jack on that device.
3. Insert the power adapter into the antenna’
s DC jack. Plug the other end into a
wall outlet or pow
er strip .
Important: This power unit is intended to be cor
r ectly oriented in a vertical or oor mount
une to your fav orite local channel between 2 and 13. Extend the antenna’ s
dipoles (rods) and rotate them until you get the best picture. If
weak, adjust the gain control to boost the signal.
erent channels may r equire
erent antenna adjustments.
Make sure you’
ve selected “Of f-air” in
your TV menu as your signal source
instead of “Cab
le” when y ou’ r e using