DIY Digital TV Converter?

Answer Since 2009, analog television owners must have a digital converter box to watch free, over-the-air television programming. Positioned between your antenna and analog television, the converter box t... Read More »

Top Q&A For: DIY Digital TV Converter

Will the digital TV signal cause damage to an analog TV that does not have a digital converter box?

Can a digital TV converter box be used as a digital tuner for an LCD monitor?

LCD monitors can use digital TV converter boxes. Digital TV converters change digital signals into analog signals. However, some monitors have video inputs using direct video signals rather than TV... Read More »

Can you use a digital converter box on a digital tv when you don't have cable?

Converter boxes only need to be used for analog televisions that are not connected to satellite or cable. While you can connect your digital television to a converter box, there is no need to do so... Read More »

Do you need a digital antenna using a digital converter box?

All antennas are the same as far as receiving a signal. There are some antennas built for converter boxes that have a rotor (to better aim the antenna) and built in amplifier to boost the signal co... Read More »