KAZU in Pacific Grove, California recently installed the HD Digital Radio transmission system.
Here are some pictures showing what was involved.
The left tower has a space at the top reserved for the new antenna
Preparing the new Shively antenna system
Getting ready to haul up the bottom bay
Antenna installation complete
Ian Dice (KAZU staff engineer) preparing the 1/2" reject load line.
Here I am installing the high-level combiner (A Shively 8db injector)
atop the Nautel analog transmitter. Note the Bird watt meter shows zero.
The injector is now installed
Ian is working on the digital interconnections.
I'm finished with the IBOC installation. And happy that it works as designed.
© 2005 Broadcast Engineering Services of Bonny Doon