Winegard Introduce RAYZAR Amped HDTV Antenna

Burlington, Iowa-based Winegard Company announces its introduction of the RAYZAR Amplified Portable Indoor HD antenna.

rayzar-amplified-antennaThis innovative, new amplified version of the RAYZAR over-the-air antenna is ideal for camping, recreational vehicles, and over-the-road trucking, as well as other outdoor activities including boating, tailgating, and more. It can receive local broadcast channels from up to 50 miles away and requires no assembly or permanent installation, according to a news release.

With the RAYZAR Amped, consumers can get all the top-rated broadcast TV shows for free anywhere in the US. The high definition, near Blu-ray quality picture is the best currently available.

This razor-thin multi-directional amplified antenna is the most advanced dual band (VHF/UHF) consumer antenna on the market today, states the release. It weighs in at just over two ounces, is .002 inches thick, measures just 12 inches by 13 inches and receives all local HD broadcast signals.

“We’ve designed the RAYZAR Amped as a razor-thin, flexible, and feather light broadcast antenna that is a powerhouse at delivering free TV for those who enjoy the mobile lifestyle,” said Winegard National Sales Manager Aaron Engberg.

“The Amped is one of very few indoor dual band antennas on the market, which means consumers don’t have to worry about missing out on a major network that other UHF indoor antennas may experience. Designed with our revolutionary Clear Circuit Technology, the embedded amplifier is able to amplify 100 percent of the signal at the element to maximize channel reception and minimize pixilation and dropouts for the best viewing experience possible.”

RAYZAR 2That amplifier technology translates to crystal clear HDTV channel reception in a crowded signal environment with no dropping of signals. Since the amplifier is positioned closer to the antenna structure, the TV signal is effectively maximized, something Winegard founder John Winegard developed nearly 60 years ago, states the release.

The RAYZAR Amped picks up free TV from all the major local broadcast networks, including ABC, CBS, NBC, FOX, and PBS, plus additional networks like Qubo, ION, The CW, Universal Sports, and more, including local and regional weather and sports that paid programming may not provide.

The antenna is black on one side and white on the other to match any décor, and is easy to set up. Simply connect the coaxial cable to your digital HDTV, position the antenna wherever signal is strongest, plug in the USB power cable with 110V or 12V adapter, and run a channel scan.

All RAYZAR HDTV antennas are made in the USA and are available at most RV dealerships and (see link below).


Winegard Company

Burlington, Iowa-based Winegard Company is a respected world leader in the design and manufacture of innovative antenna products for satellite and terrestrial communications.

Since its founding in 1954, Winegard’s pioneering solutions have shaped the industry for home, recreational vehicle, truck, marine, medical, and automotive antennas.

RAYZAR 3The company’s 2-way VSAT antennas provide real-time broadband solutions for extreme and remote environments in support of the oil and gas industries, as well as military and emergency response teams.

Winegard is a privately-owned company that designed the first residential antenna for the U.S. It has designed more than 1,000 antenna models and does custom antenna design and development work.

Address: 3000 Kirkwood Street, Burlington, IA 52601

Phone: (800) 288-8094


Worth Pondering…

We owe a lot to Thomas Edison—if it weren’t for him, we’d be watching television by candlelight.

—Milton Berle

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