Currently On Air

Frequency of operation is 445.500Mhz DVB-T High Definition QSPK modulation.

Omni directional pattern vertically polarised.

The transmitter runs approx 10 watts.

The input frequency is DVB-T SD or HD on a frequency of 1287Mhz

Digital uplink Parameters are as follows

Modulation QPSK 5M Bit Rate

3/4 Code Rate  1/8 Guard

PMT PID      272 Dec   or    0110 Hex

Video PID    273 Dec   or     0111 Hex

Audio PID    274 Dec    or    0112 Hex

Service ID   1024 Dec  or    0400 Hex

A HD digital set top box or HD digital TV capable of manual tuning is required to view this signal.

Excellent pictures can be received in Bendigo on a 70cm whip antenna.

Following is a list of HD Digital Receivers and HD STBoxes that can tune to 445.500Mhz

This list will be updated when new receivers are sourced.

Celestial DVB8800HD
Compro Videomate PCI TV Tuner Card DVB-T300
Dynalink A2809A available from Altronics eBay Radio Parts
GT Media 7 Plus Combo (DVB-S2 and DVB-T2)
available on eBay
Samsung LA19D400 HD Digital TV
Sanyo TUHD1000 (HD) Manual tune only
Soniq E16Z11B HD Digital TV
Strong SRT5405E (HD)
Strong SRT5429A (HD PVR)
Strong SRT5434 Patch available from Strong website
for manual tuning available on eBay
Strong SRT5435 (HD dual tuner with 500MB PVR)
Teac HDR1600T
Wintal STB-14HD

VK3CE Bendigo Victoria Australia
Spectrum Output from VK3RBO DATV
VK3CE is part of the ever growing Australian Chapter of the World Wide Amateur Television Network