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Upcoming Webinars Live Webinars Field Observations of Elevated FM HD (IBOC) Power Levels Wednesday, September 24th 2:00-3:00 p.m. ET                             Presenter: Alan Jurison, CSRE, AMD, DRB, CBNE SBE Members: $49; Non-Members: $80 In 2010, the Federal Communications Commission adopted new technical rules to permit FM stations to voluntarily increase hybrid digital power levels…

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Arne Skoog Memorial Scholarship

Arne Skoog Memorial Scholarship

- Arthur Willetts - Our Chapter is proud to announce the creation of the SBE Chapter 16 Arne Skoog Memorial Scholarship Fund.  The inspiration for this fund was created to preserve the memory of Arne Skoog, who was an accomplished engineer and a great friend…

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From The Chair – September

From The Chair – September

- Marty Hadfield, CPBE- Hello Seattle Chapter 16 membership – in my role as Chairman, I am truly pleased to introduce you to our chapter leadership and Board of Directors that are joining our chapter management team.   Trent Sheppard is now our Vice Chairman, our…

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September Meeting – Nautel & RF Specialties

September Meeting – Nautel & RF Specialties

By Dale Comer, Program Chairman On Wednesday, September 10th at 12pm, we’ll return to the Meadows Room in the Museum of Flight.  RF Specialties Group and Nautel will be here.  Nautel will present the latest AUI (Advanced User Interface), and other features like Phone Home available…

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CERTIFICATION NEWS

CERTIFICATION NEWS

I just received word that we have 6 new “Certified Broadcast Technologists”, one of which just received his “Amateur General Class Ticket” and received a National Ennis Scholarship – It has been a great summer. Particulars next month! So why do we do what we…

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Clay’s Corner – September

Clay’s Corner – September

Welcome to FALL !  For most of you the autumnal equinox is officially Sept 22nd…but for those of us in the PNW Labor Day is just about it.   Why else would the Seattle celebration of ‘Bumbershoot’ occur now?   Actually we’ve had a wonderful warm and sunshine…

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Gary W. Engard – CPBE, W7QS

Gary W. Engard – CPBE, W7QS

Beloved husband, friend, passed peacefully at home with his Deb and all of his critters at his side. Broadcast Engineer and pilot extraordinaire. Friend to all. (Seattle Times, August 17, 2014 http://www.legacy.com/obituaries/seattletimes/obituary.aspx?n=gary-wallace-engard&pid=172144285 ) Gary was a Lifetime Member of the Society of Broadcast Engineers.  Gary was an…

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