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by kc8gpd
Wed Dec 13, 2017 1:07 pm
Forum: Ask the Engineers
Topic: AM site and Solar arrays
Replies: 7
Views: 318

Re: AM site and Solar arrays

Talk to Darren McMullens in Denver i think he was involved in a solar array on Denver kezw 1430's am tower site. Darren engineers KOSI and KEZW iirc.
by kc8gpd
Mon Nov 13, 2017 9:56 am
Forum: Radio Studio Engineering
Topic: Arrakis 12,000 series console issues
Replies: 7
Views: 332

Re: Arrakis 12,000 series console issues

just an update on this i went to the guy's home studio last weekend and grounded the board chassis to the electrical ground and all the issues disappeared. amazing what a lack of and electrical ground will cause. now i can move onto wiring the studio up. thanks to all who responded in this thread :-)
by kc8gpd
Tue Oct 31, 2017 5:40 am
Forum: Radio Studio Engineering
Topic: Arrakis 12,000 series console issues
Replies: 7
Views: 332

Re: Arrakis 12,000 series console issues

yea it has the prefader patch for the effects loop. i jumpered that and it is passing audio the reason i thought it was not passing audio is the meters appear to be out of calibration i can push the audio to distortion and the meters barely move. i have also discovered a new problem which i hope the...
by kc8gpd
Mon Oct 30, 2017 6:46 am
Forum: Radio Studio Engineering
Topic: Arrakis 12,000 series console issues
Replies: 7
Views: 332

Re: Arrakis 12,000 series console issues

I'll give it a shot i'm only going over there on weekends to help him in my spare time.
by kc8gpd
Sun Oct 29, 2017 11:12 am
Forum: Radio Studio Engineering
Topic: Arrakis 12,000 series console issues
Replies: 7
Views: 332

Re: Arrakis 12,000 series console issues

got it passing audio meter board is out of cal and meters barely move but it passes audio on all selected busses, I have one issue with it and this might be a dip switch or jumper somewhere. it passes a small amount of audio that is audible regardless of the state of the faders or on/off switch or r...
by kc8gpd
Sun Oct 29, 2017 6:33 am
Forum: Radio Studio Engineering
Topic: Arrakis 12,000 series console issues
Replies: 7
Views: 332

Arrakis 12,000 series console issues

so i am engineering an internet / VT studio for a client. he has a arrakis 12k series console. i wired up punch blocks to the inputs, triple checked my wiring against the manual. so i hooked up a mic through a dbx 286 both confirmed working even tried different wiring between mic and dbx and punch b...
by kc8gpd
Wed Oct 25, 2017 9:14 am
Forum: Internet Streaming
Topic: SamCast and NextGen communicating MetaData
Replies: 1
Views: 178

SamCast and NextGen communicating MetaData

I'm in the beginning process of engineering an internet station (basically rebuilding from scratch) for a client and they have RCS NextGen for the automation on one PC (has serial port) and SamCast for streaming on a second PC (no serial port) both on the same network. i am having difficulty getting...
by kc8gpd
Thu Sep 21, 2017 1:21 pm
Forum: Internet Streaming
Topic: Part 15's and streaming (Qualify for lower rate?)
Replies: 1
Views: 233

Part 15's and streaming (Qualify for lower rate?)

i run a non commercial (no Commercials / PSA only) part 15 am in both 15.221 mode (Neutral loaded Carrier current) and remote 15.219 site (3m ant / 100mW input to final) would that qualify as an over the air terrestrial signal for the purposes of getting the lower streaming rate? i would like to add...
by kc8gpd
Sun Feb 26, 2017 11:43 am
Forum: AM Radio
Topic: Need Dip Switch settings on (/\/\) Motorola 1310
Replies: 6
Views: 845

Re: Need Dip Switch settings on (/\/\) Motorola 1310

i wound up grabbing one of those Radio Engineering Associates AMM-SD1 monitors. figured it was cheap enough and more accurate than messing with the old Motorola monitor and takes up less rack space :-)
by kc8gpd
Fri Feb 17, 2017 10:59 am
Forum: AM Radio
Topic: Need Dip Switch settings on (/\/\) Motorola 1310
Replies: 6
Views: 845

Re: Need Dip Switch settings on (/\/\) 1310

Motorola 1310 Monitors
by kc8gpd
Thu Feb 16, 2017 4:22 pm
Forum: AM Radio
Topic: Need Dip Switch settings on (/\/\) Motorola 1310
Replies: 6
Views: 845

Need Dip Switch settings on (/\/\) Motorola 1310

need switch settings for 1630 kHz.

Also 1310 alignment procedure

thanks
by kc8gpd
Wed Feb 08, 2017 7:13 am
Forum: Pics/Video/Audio
Topic: Finally installed wheastone A-50 in home studio
Replies: 0
Views: 568

Finally installed wheastone A-50 in home studio

Finally Installed Wheatstone A-50 in studio, YL was less than thrilled when she came home from work and saw that large board in place of my small broadcast tools promix12 https://www.dropbox.com/sh/dmoop1yl8rts94m/AACdzBO4TqUYiCrU1itPwTusa?dl=0 some of the off bulbs are still out any suggestions on ...
by kc8gpd
Thu Jan 12, 2017 2:39 pm
Forum: Radio Studio Engineering
Topic: Wheatstone A50 modules and parts compatible with A32?
Replies: 0
Views: 313

Wheatstone A50 modules and parts compatible with A32?

are wheatstone a50 modules and parts compatible with the wheatstone a32?
by kc8gpd
Wed Jan 11, 2017 3:40 pm
Forum: Ask the Engineers
Topic: Optimod 9100B/2 Refurb
Replies: 1
Views: 384

Optimod 9100B/2 Refurb

Hi Group, i have an Optimod 9100B/2 on it's way soon. who does these now? i'd like to have it Rechipped, Recapped, and Realigned and about how much would i be looking at to have these done. it's specifically a 9100B/2 with LED Upgrade and i'm almost certain has the NRSC Card and Card 10 for Stereo. ...
by kc8gpd
Wed Nov 23, 2016 5:17 pm
Forum: Internet Streaming
Topic: Telos AA Encoder w/Shoucast, Possible?
Replies: 5
Views: 739

Re: Telos AA Encoder w/Shoucast, Possible?

i used to be big on software solutions for processing and streaming but, not so much anymore. i have found them to be somewhat unstable. i like hardware based DSP and analog solutions. i am looking at the newer telos streamers. they run about $1700.00 MSRP @ BSW and handle shoutcast / icecast I just...