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by KPJL FM
Wed Jan 31, 2018 8:11 am
Forum: Ask the Engineers
Topic: Audio SNMP Monitoring
Replies: 1
Views: 137

Re: Audio SNMP Monitoring

You (or I) could probably write something in Java to run on a Raspberry Pi.
by KPJL FM
Thu Jan 18, 2018 3:26 pm
Forum: TV Engineering
Topic: Audio board EQ for newscasts
Replies: 7
Views: 220

Re: Audio board EQ for newscasts

westcoast44 wrote:
Thu Jan 18, 2018 9:48 am
My engineering stupid? Or the production people stupid lol?
Newscaster stupid :lol:
by KPJL FM
Thu Jan 18, 2018 9:01 am
Forum: TV Engineering
Topic: Audio board EQ for newscasts
Replies: 7
Views: 220

Re: Audio board EQ for newscasts

Can that board EQ out the stupid?
by KPJL FM
Mon Jan 15, 2018 9:22 am
Forum: STL Engineering
Topic: Marti 950 MHz STL-10 spurious emissions
Replies: 6
Views: 1405

Re: Marti 950 MHz STL-10 spurious emissions

In order to check any RF generator for spurs on a SA, you need to kill the Fo completely at the input to the SA. Otherwise, the SA will show harmonics up the wazoo.
by KPJL FM
Fri Jan 12, 2018 8:23 am
Forum: Radio Studio Engineering
Topic: Software to control Broadcast Tools 8x2 Audio Switcher
Replies: 7
Views: 291

Re: Software to control Broadcast Tools 8x2 Audio Switcher

BT used to have software on their website. Something called NetSwitch, IIRC.
by KPJL FM
Tue Jan 09, 2018 8:32 am
Forum: TV Engineering
Topic: Silent spot
Replies: 3
Views: 202

Re: Silent spot

Can you dub 20Hz over the silent part? Might make the silent sensor happy, and not bother the client.
by KPJL FM
Fri Dec 22, 2017 8:11 am
Forum: Everything else
Topic: Merry Christmas
Replies: 7
Views: 380

Merry Christmas

Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year to all. May your Holidays be without interruptions and faults from your 'children'.
by KPJL FM
Fri Dec 22, 2017 8:07 am
Forum: FM Radio
Topic: RF Spectrum Analyzer
Replies: 25
Views: 1029

Re: RF Spectrum Analyzer

My first harmony and I have been married for over 40 years.
She doesn't know about my second harmony :lol:
by KPJL FM
Mon Nov 27, 2017 8:17 am
Forum: Ask the Engineers
Topic: AM site and Solar arrays
Replies: 7
Views: 489

Re: AM site and Solar arrays

Do you get ice in the Winter?
How tall are your towers?
That's the first things(s) to figure out, you don't want the panels anywhere near the towers in the Winter. Otherwise you get religious panels by Spring.
by KPJL FM
Mon Nov 20, 2017 8:11 am
Forum: STL Engineering
Topic: Women Hearing Distorsion on Station After STL realign
Replies: 20
Views: 1064

Re: Women Hearing Distorsion on Station After STL realign

I can remember hearing the horizontal oscillator in TV sets. Way back when. At least I still can remember. What were we talking about?
by KPJL FM
Tue Nov 14, 2017 8:18 am
Forum: STL Engineering
Topic: Aligned our STL this morning. Opinions?
Replies: 8
Views: 487

Re: Aligned our STL this morning. Opinions?

Looks like it's less than a 20 inch hop! :lol:
by KPJL FM
Wed Oct 25, 2017 7:17 am
Forum: Ask the Engineers
Topic: Wanna Play "Guess What's in the Grey Box?"
Replies: 16
Views: 1161

Re: Wanna Play "Guess What's in the Grey Box?"

Whatever it's supposed to be, there's probably a couple of spiders and dead crawly things in there.
by KPJL FM
Wed Oct 25, 2017 7:14 am
Forum: FCC Discussion
Topic: FCC drops main studio rule
Replies: 10
Views: 699

Re: FCC drops main studio rule

I haven't read the R&O yet but for the most part the station "control point" has been the engineer's phone for years now. Unless the station is stupid enough to pull all their programming "off the bird" at the transmitter there still will need to be a location originating programming, cutting and i...
by KPJL FM
Fri Oct 20, 2017 7:06 am
Forum: TV Engineering
Topic: Pv7K GbE use
Replies: 0
Views: 189

Pv7K GbE use

Any body can help me setting up a Harmonic Proview 7k or 7100 to use the GbE ports? Can I stream the program to a pc using an app like VLC?
by KPJL FM
Fri Oct 20, 2017 7:01 am
Forum: TV Engineering
Topic: More Bad Sports Audio on Fox
Replies: 9
Views: 731

Re: More Bad Sports Audio on Fox

Dale H. Cook wrote:
Thu Oct 19, 2017 4:03 pm
How does the audio op monitor the 5:1 mix in a truck?
4 tires and a spare?