Category: Odds and Ends

September Luncheon Meeting Report

We had an excellent presentation from Jeff Wilson of Nautel and Mike Papas of Orban for our September Luncheon Meeting on Tuesday the 12th at the Federal Way Round Table Pizza Parlor. The duo discussed AM Power Savings utilizing MDCL…

SBE Chapter 16 Board Election

Seattle SBE Chapter 16 has elected its Board of Directors for the 2023 – 2024 year with the following results: Chair:  Brian Walker Vice Chair:  Jim Dalke Treasurer: Mike Brooks Secretary: Mike Brooks Director 1: Jon Kasprick Director 2: Dave…

August Luncheon Report

We had a great hybrid luncheon Tuesday, August 8, online with Zoom and Round Table Pizza in Federal Way, with our featured sponsor and Zoom presenters Michael Dosch and Michael Uhl of Angry Audio. Dosch showed several Angry Audio products,…

SBE Chapter 16 Picnic 2023

The SBE 2023 Annual Chapter 16 picnic was held at the historic KIRO-AM transmitter site on Vashon Island on Saturday, July 21st. Festivities began at noon with hot dogs and hamburgers and all the traditional picnic accompaniment.  Food for the…

July Luncheon Report

Brittany Hilton was our guest presenter for the July “Bonus” chapter luncheon held at the Round Table Pizza in Federal Way on July 11.  We referred to it as a “bonus” event because July is picnic month, and the chapter…

Steve Allen – Chapter Engineer of the Year

SBE Chapter 16 in Seattle has announced the selection of chapter member Steve Allen for SBE Engineer of the Year for 2023.  Steve is a broadcast engineer for Bonneville, Seattle.  His responsibilities include 50 kW AM stations KIRO 710 and…

June Luncheon Announcement

The June Chapter Luncheon will be hosted by Broadcast Electronics and the Elenos Group at the Federal Round Table Pizza on Tuesday, June 13th, at noon (Location details on the Meetings tab above). Perry Priestley, Chief Sales Officer, will discuss…

May Chapter Luncheon Report

Kirk Harnack, Senior Solutions Consultant at Telos Alliance, presented at the May monthly Chapter 16 meeting on May 9th at noon at Round Table Pizza in Federal Way. Kirk talked about containerized broadcast systems as part of virtualized broadcast software…

April SBE Chapter 16 Luncheon Report

“Modernizing NRSC AM proof measurements” was discussed at the April 12th SBE Seattle chapter luncheon. Jim Dalke made a presentation that he and Marty Hadfield put together for the NAB Show Broadcast Engineering and IT (BEIT) Conference on April 18.…

March Luncheon Meeting Report

Nick VanHaaser, GatesAir Regional Sales Manager, was our SBE Chapter 16 luncheon March presenter. The meeting was held at the Old Spaghetti Factory in Tukwila on Tuesday, March 14, the first of four SBE lunch meetings to be followed by…