WHY IS MY HOMEMADE TV ANTENNA OUT OF SPEAKER WIRE AND TIN FOIL AND CARDBOARD WON'T RECEIVING CHANNELS ON MY VCR?

do you know how to make a analog tv antenna?

JulioC359 days ago

hello thanks for acepting me

caitlinsdad10 days ago

1. Any TV stations in your area still broadcasting analog signals?

2. Is your VCR capable of receiving digital TV signal or do you have a converter box?

Impendance, element length for the medium wavelength of the TV channels and some other things need to match up.
Just check for yagi antennas in Google and you will find plenty of info on how to make a proper tV antenna.

The Wikipedia article for "Television antenna",

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Television_antenna

is part of a series on Antennas,

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Antenna_(radio)

Seriously, reading the articles above may improve your antenna-fu, or at least give you some ideas for new stuff to try.