September Luncheon

September Luncheon

Our September Luncheon speaker will be Eddy Vandekerken, Director of Sales for Radio Frequency Systems. His presentation will give insight into how antenna design influences radiation patterns, how the design and manufacturing of antennas and RF filters has evolved, and the software tools that can be used to select the optimum solutions for the TV broadcaster…

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Clay’s Corner

Clay’s Corner

Providing news and views from a broadcast engineers perspective since September 1986 OK…Let’s be honest, who thought ‘Climate Change’ would mean – hotter dryer summer, more forest fires and choking smoke?  Last year we had some fires in the Washington Cascades that gave us a…

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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…

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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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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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