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Wed Feb 27 21:25:40 EST 2008
RKO General seemed to like equipment from Canada. Channel 7 had a
beast of a switcher in master control from Northern Electric that
would have kept working if an A-Bomb exploded in Government Center.
On 2/27/08, Roger Kirk <email@example.com> wrote:
> firstname.lastname@example.org wrote:
> > McCurdy still seems to exist in Toronto at mcradio.com I believe they
> > also made the boards used at WRKO
> The air & production boards at WRKO (and WROR-FM) in Government Center
> (1970-1973) were made by McCurdy. All the indicator lights were
> incandescent and with Con Edison's Substation literally next door, the
> slightly high line voltage made frequent replacement a joy.
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