[IRCA] WNTN 1550 transmitter site change?
A Joseph Ross
Thu Mar 16 00:17:57 EDT 2017
Why would they want to make a move that requires that much of a
reduction in power?
On 3/15/2017 10:22 PM, Paul B. Walker, Jr. wrote:
> Not may have, it definately has and gone from 10kw to 750w
> On Wed, Mar 15, 2017 at 6:22 PM Mark Connelly via IRCA <
> firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
>> I think that WNTN 1550 may have completed its transmitter site move from
>> Newton to a diplex operation at the WJIB 740 tower on Concord Ave.,
>> The signal strength here seems to be less. Even though the path from
>> Cambridge to here has a slighter higher over-water percentage than that
>> from Newton, neither the minor uptick in that percentage value nor the
>> slight distance reduction is enough to make up for the significant power
>> reduction. When checked this afternoon the WNTN signal was about even with
>> co-channel WSDK from the Hartford, CT area. It had previously dominated.
>> Adjacent channels 1540 (WXEX-NH over WADK-RI, WDCD-NY) and 1560 (WFME-NY)
>> signals were stronger.
>> Mark Connelly, WA1ION
>> South Yarmouth, MA
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