It’s Christmas Party Time!

Preparations are underway for the big Annual Chapter 16 Christmas Party Saturday, December 14 at Ivar’s Salmon House on Lake Union.  The doors will open at 5:30 pm for “happy hour” hosted by Hatfield and Dawson Engineers followed by the…

November Luncheon Report

Eric Swanson of Hatfield and Dawson Engineers presented a summary of the television repack and the impact on the Seattle-Tacoma television market. Chapter Chairman Dave Ratener opened the luncheon with a brief meeting that included some of the plans for…

Earl Fleehart – In Memoriam

Earl Fleehart, Lifetime Member of SBE Seattle Chapter 16 passed away October 12, 2019. Earl was a past President of Chapter 16 and organized the very successful Seattle SBE Trade shows in the 1990’s. A Celebration of Life will be…

Clay’s Corner

Providing news and views from a broadcast engineers perspective since September 1986 Here we are, at this writing the end of October,  and the stores are full of things for Christmas. The weather was wonderful as the month started. Then,…

October Luncheon Report

The October Chapter luncheon meeting featured a step back in Seattle broadcast history as John Price interviewed Gary Hart, retired telephone engineer and broadcast technical liaison.  Gary shared his experiences keeping broadcast remotes and STL’s going in an analog world…