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I live about3 mi from town. Can't get good reception. I bought a'nexxtech AM/FM tabletop Antenna. It has a short wire, so that I cannot move very far. Please help.

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    this help should be free..

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Can you please provide information on the receiver or radio in question, such as make and model please. I would appreciate it very much. Thank you

I will be able to further help you as soon as such information is made available.

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    Benjamin Patri Apr 19, 2008

    you have a choice between paying and most likely getting an answer or you could also try the free posting but may not get a solution as quickly or at all to your problem.

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    Benjamin Patri Apr 24, 2008

    Please don't forget to rate this solution as that is one of the biggest aspects of all this website works



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You can buy a signal amplifier, where is your location?

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