Picnic 2018 Report

There were over 40 members and guests attending this years Annual Chapter Picnic at the historic KIRO-AM transmitter site on Vashon Island.  This year’s picnic included the traditional hamburgers and hotdogs and potato salad.  The food was prepared by Mike Brooks and his able assistant Leslie Albrecht. The burgers and hot dogs were barbequed to…

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Chapter Election Results

The voting is in with a new slate of officers for Seattle SBE Chapter 16.  Thank you to those chapter members that took time to submit their ballot in this year’s election.  We are looking forward to the new board members and committee chairmen and…

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September Luncheon

September Luncheon

Our September Luncheon speaker will be Eddy Vandekerken, Director of Sales for Radio Frequency Systems.  Eddy will be talking about the broadcasters’ transition to new channels during the U.S. broadcast television spectrum repacking program. The September Luncheon will be held on September 12 at noon…

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Website gets National Award

Seattle Chapter 16 is the recipient of the Best Chapter Communications award for the 2018 SBE national awards program.  The award is for Chapter 16 website ” www.sbe16.org “, the Waveguide Online. Editor Jim Dalke will be accepting the award at the society’s annual awards dinner October…

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Clay’s Corner – August

Clay’s Corner – August

Providing news and views from a broadcast engineers perspective since September 1986 Have you been enjoying summer?  Hot enough for yah?  From what I hear, this July has been the 2nd hottest on record.  Perhaps all part of global warming….Heard someone say recently that the…

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Certification News – In Memoriam

Certification News – In Memoriam

It is with sadness that we have learned that our long time SBE Chapter 16 Certification Chairman Michael P. Scott CPBE passed away on July 5th, 2018. Mike was a Life Member of SBE and served as Certification Chairman for many years.  Mike was named…

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June Luncheon Report

June Luncheon Report

Jim Dalke, Editor – The featured speaker for the SBE Chapter 16 June Luncheon was Rod Julian, Telecom Safety and Health Compliance Officer for Washington State. The luncheon was held on June 13 at the Old Spaghetti Factory in South Center. Rod talked about his…

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