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by Radio Chili
Tue Jul 30, 2019 3:17 am
Forum: Engineering & DX'ing
Topic: Reduced ERP from "Overheight" FM Stations
Replies: 18
Views: 585

Re: Reduced ERP from "Overheight" FM Stations

The first tower you see NE of Allegan marked 1360' is the one I put up in 1990 for 92.3.

http://vfrmap.com/
by Radio Chili
Tue Jul 30, 2019 2:39 am
Forum: Engineering & DX'ing
Topic: Reduced ERP from "Overheight" FM Stations
Replies: 18
Views: 585

Re: Reduced ERP from "Overheight" FM Stations

Not happy with 300 ft and 3000 W ? :D Was that on 100.9 ? I see 3000 W and 328 ft HAAT listed !! Was the station licensed to Allegan or just located there ? Mine was on 92.3 and licensed to Allegan. At that time 100.9 was licensed to Otsego. I put up a tall stick on one of the big hills south of Ho...
by Radio Chili
Sat Jul 27, 2019 2:48 pm
Forum: Engineering & DX'ing
Topic: Reduced ERP from "Overheight" FM Stations
Replies: 18
Views: 585

Re: Reduced ERP from "Overheight" FM Stations

When I built my Class A FM in Allegan back in 1990, I went for height. 600' HAAT and 860w ERP. Great coverage!
by Radio Chili
Tue May 28, 2019 9:54 pm
Forum: Engineering & DX'ing
Topic: AM Radio Signal Patterns
Replies: 11
Views: 680

Re: AM Radio Signal Patterns

Thanx for posing the question, Turkey! I was very bugged many months ago when this change happened and I couldn't figure out how to get it back the way it was and I tried everything! At first, I thought it was my computer too until I tried the other 4 rigs in the house and my smartphone and see the ...
by Radio Chili
Tue May 28, 2019 9:43 pm
Forum: Grand Rapids/West Michigan
Topic: Tom Ambrose
Replies: 6
Views: 1405

Re: Tom Ambrose

You can say THAT again, Starky!
by Radio Chili
Sat Nov 26, 2016 6:54 pm
Forum: Political Potpourri
Topic: Fidel Castro dead...
Replies: 37
Views: 2463

Re: Fidel Castro dead...

You can say THAT again, Y M!
by Radio Chili
Sun Jun 12, 2016 9:12 pm
Forum: Political Potpourri
Topic: Stories like this make me sick to my stomach
Replies: 5
Views: 934

Re: Stories like this make me sick to my stomach

Now (Mon.) the station has changed their figure to 49. Flaky outfit but I'm glad to see it's lower.

Sunday, (WFTV, Orlando reports the death toll up to 59.)
by Radio Chili
Tue May 31, 2016 9:01 pm
Forum: Political Potpourri
Topic: Parlez Vous Francaise?
Replies: 4
Views: 688

Re: Parlez Vous Francaise?

Mer-see bow cups.
by Radio Chili
Wed Apr 30, 2014 1:28 pm
Forum: Engineering & DX'ing
Topic: Travel Back In Time To Buy A Good TV Antenna
Replies: 69
Views: 25277

Re: Travel Back In Time To Buy A Good TV Antenna

Strange (but cool) to see one with the ribbon feedline fully intact!