Search found 3 matches

by EJurich
Tue Nov 27, 2018 1:26 pm
Forum: AM Radio
Topic: Look what took my 50kw off the air
Replies: 7
Views: 2407

Re: Look what took my 50kw off the air

Problem I once had was a transmitter dumping only when it rained. Problem was obvious, the johnny balls were installed one over the other. When it rained water formed across the balls. Repositioned and problem solved.
by EJurich
Tue Nov 27, 2018 12:48 pm
Forum: AM Radio
Topic: AM Radio Wall
Replies: 13
Views: 1150

AM Radio Wall

At WROK in Rockford the city grew around the studio/transmitter site. There is a nice residential area around the edge of the tower field. The AM was a three tower site, 500W non-directional night and 5,000W directional day. In the mid 70's while Chief there, I get a call one day from a lady who liv...