WBES (AM) to daytime only 5kw nd

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WBES (AM) to daytime only 5kw nd

Post by genlock » Thu May 06, 2021 1:06 pm

Giving up on AM nightime ops.

BY THIS APPLICATION, BRISTOL BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC., THE LICENSEE, SEEKS TO CHANGE THE OPERATING PARAMETERS OF WBES(AM) TO SPECIFY A DAYTIME POWER OF 5.0 KILOWATTS NON-DIRECTIONAL. THE APPLICANT PROPOSES TO USE TOWER 1 (ASR # 1033435) OF THE ARRAY AS THE NON-DIRECTIONAL RADIATOR FOR THE DAYTIME OPERATION. THE OTHER THREE TOWERS OF THE ARRAY WILL BE DISMANTLED AND REMOVED.
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Re: WBES (AM) to daytime only 5kw nd

Post by Clay JD Walker » Fri May 07, 2021 1:17 pm

WOW!

That's a nice piece of land, however - hate to say it, but I get it.

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Re: WBES (AM) to daytime only 5kw nd

Post by Waveguide » Mon May 24, 2021 1:16 am

Wow!!!! Ol' Carrol Kessell ( of WSAZ/WGNT) built that array around 1944 (WWII).
Like the facilites in Huntington, he was proud of that work too....

Bet he rolled over when that was announced....

Just a very old FYI.....
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then you are part of the problem........

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