WDCR-AM 1340

Paul B. Walker, Jr. walkerbroadcasting@gmail.com
Wed Aug 19 18:03:32 EDT 2009

I doubt a buyer would want the tower and I doubt you can move much outside
Hanover and still Deliver a city grade signal during the day and 80 percent
interference free signal at night.

The area has very strict regulations concerning towers, so a temporary
longwire or a Valcolm whip would be the only solutions.

Paul Walker

On Wed, Aug 19, 2009 at 5:01 PM, Garrett Wollman <wollman@bimajority.org>wrote:

> <<On Wed, 19 Aug 2009 15:54:47 -0500, "Paul B. Walker, Jr." <
> walkerbroadcasting@gmail.com> said:
> > The sale of WDCR, if it happens, will include no studio equipment and
> very
> > minimal transmitting equipment. Whoever buys it will have to move the
> tower
> > OFF Dartmouth University property.
> Would a buyer actually want the tower?  I think if you have to change
> transmitter sites anyway, the only thing it makes sense to do is
> to try to diplex it with Bob Vinikoor's 1490 down in Lebanon, or put
> up a Valcom fiberglass pole somewhere -- those are probably the only
> possiblities to get it back on the air reasonably expeditiously.  Or
> else get a cell operator to let you skirt the tower.  (Ed Perry has
> done some of those, including Vinikoor's IIRC.)
> -GAWollman

Paul B. Walker, Jr.

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