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Informational posts by Dielectric for the Broadcaster
As we established in our previous blog, RF monitoring of the transmission line system is important because this essential, expensive broadcast component is subject to environmental and operational conditions that can lead to previously undetectable—and potentially...read more
In its 2019 NAB Show debut, our new RFHawkeye RF monitoring system captured the attention and interest of U.S. broadcasters seeking to monitor the performance and condition of their transmission line systems more efficiently. At our booth, visitors saw a prototype of...read more
Designs Completed for VHF Repack Antenna Arrays that San Francisco’s KGO-DT and KRON-DT Will Stack Atop Sutro Tower
We just completed the design of a technically complex, stacked VHF antenna array that San Francisco broadcasters KGO-DT and KRON-DT will install later this year atop Sutro Tower, in the City’s busy downtown area. As part of the repack, KGO, the market’s ABC O&O...read more
By: Kim Savage. The elbow is far from the most interesting discussion point in the end-to-end RF system, yet it remains an integral part of the infrastructure. Elbows are typically installed at the transitions between RF system components, as well as the antenna...read more
By: Cory Edwards. In our previous blog [link to DTVPros blog part 1], we discussed how when Tulsa, OK TV stations KWHB-DT and KGEB-DT relocated to their post-repack channels, they both chose DTVPros—a specialist in RF system planning and implementation services for...read more