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I am not good with electronics. Have bought a jensen antenna for a tv - tv611 - how does the UHF n VHF wires both fix into the 300/75-ohm balun????

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  • kgair Aug 21, 2010

    Everything came in the one box - I just don't know how the wires connect to the plastic balun which then go into back of tv - do I push them into the balun - they slip out

  • kgair Aug 21, 2010

    Sorry - I'm obviously not able to explain my problem - please do not bill me.

  • kgair Aug 21, 2010

    The box instructions show the two wires placed on top of each other and they somehow go into balun before sticking in back of tv where antenna goes. I don't know how the wires stick into balun. Again I'm obviously not able to explain my need - it's very very basic and unfortunately I have no idea what these replies are saying. I will take back to store. Thankyou for your time. Please do not bill me.

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Go to walmart but UHF/VHF connector,one that you can connect both wires too and then plugs into TV.Cable IF

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Hi and welcome to the site,

A single 300 to 75 balun would not work; instead a UHF & VHF combiner is needed. Please click here. This model accepts 300 ohms UHF and 300 ohms VHF inputs and outputs to 75 ohms.

Good luck and thank you for asking.

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Theoretically you don't connect both, each cable should come with its balun transformer. But if you extend the VHF dipoles the difference in native frequency will be so great that you can put the cables in parallel without any loss of signal. Just make sure the cables are in faze - left with left.

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