Picnic Time!

 The Annual SBE Chapter 16 Picnic will be held Saturday, July 28th at the historic KIRO-AM transmitter facility on Vashon Island! Festivities begin at noon with free food, comradery and fun for chapter members, family & friends. This years menu includes sirloin hamburgers and cheeseburgers, beef hotdogs, veggie burgers, potato salad, cole slaw, green salad,…

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Clay’s Corner

Clay’s Corner

Providing news and views from a broadcast engineers perspective since September 1986 The headline read: “BROADCASTERS RAISE RED FLAG OVER FCC’S C-BAND PLANS” Sitting just a few feet from FCC Chairman Pai at NAB recently I came away thinking that he is not anti-broadcast…Then I learned his position regarding C-Band (3.7-4.2 Gig) Called Mid-Band by…

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Clay Freinwald NAB Achievement Award

Jim Dalke CPBE, Editor – SBE Chapter 16 Member Clay Freinwald named for the NAB 2018 Service to Broadcast Engineering Achievement Award presented at the “We Are Broadcasters Celebration.” Each year since 1959, NAB has presented the Engineering Achievement Award to an individual for their outstanding accomplishments in the broadcast industry. In 1991, the Association…

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Luncheon Announcement

The Chapter 16 April Luncheon will be held noon on Wednesday, the 18 at the Old Spaghetti Factory, South Center – Tukwila.  The April Luncheon will feature reports from NAB 2018 held in Las Vegas April 7 to 12. Among those giving reports and reviews will be Clay Freinwald, who was presented the 2018 Service to Broadcast…

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Certification News

Certification News

The next level of Certification in the ‘Broadcasting Engineering Level’ specializes in knowledge and experience associated with AM and/or FM broadcasting areas. Certified Broadcast Radio Engineer (CBRE) The candidate for Certified Broadcast Radio Engineer  must have five years of suitable experience in broadcast engineering or related technology. Substitution of broadcast engineering, or education in related…

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