Radio Derry (NH) 1700 AM

Roger Kolakowski
Fri Jun 9 20:11:29 EDT 2006

This "radio engineer" kinda wanders but the gist of the article is a legal
LPAM on 1610 in California with 3-5 mile coverage, and it has been inspected
to conform by the FCC.
All you need is some nice billboards...


----- Original Message ----- 
From: "John Bolduc" <>
To: <>
Sent: Friday, June 09, 2006 6:43 PM
Subject: Radio Derry (NH) 1700 AM

> The Londonderry (NH)Times, a free weekly paper, has an article this week
> on the new Radio Derry AM 1700.  Owned and operated by Rick Ganley, who
> has been professionally involved in radio since 1990, according to the
> article.
> The article is written in the present tense, as if the station is already
> on the air.  The article goes on to say that the station will offer
> commuters quick segments of local news, weather as well as state and
> national headlines. The programming will be offered in a continuous stream
> and will be updated several times a day, the article continues.
> The owner states he does not need a license, as the FCC allows low power
> stations to operate without a license.
> The owner is actively seeking local businesses for advertising hoping to
> make the station self supporting.
> All I can say is good luck transmitting legally to those who come within a
> few blocks of your flea powered station. Or is it flea powered? What's a
> misplaced decimal point or two when you're talking about power?
> John B
> Derry NH

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