Links

As presented to the

AES 145th International Convention New York

 http://www.aes.org/events/145/soundreinforcement/?ID=6162

 

n     FCC local TV stations database geographic search

n     Licensing and Management System

n     NOT user friendly

n     https://enterpriseefiling.fcc.gov/dataentry/public/tv/publicRadiusSearch.html

n     CDBS System

n     Friendlier, but not great

n     https://www.fcc.gov/media/engineering/dtvmaps

 

n     Antenna Web

n     https://antennaweb.org/FccAddress

n     Very user friendly

 

n     NAB TV repack info site

n     http://tvanswers.org/

n     Doesn’t specify TV station RF channel

n     Offers sign up for notification of local channel moves

 

n     Society of Broadcast Engineers frequency coordinators

n     http://www.sbe.org/sections/freq_local.php

 

n     T-Mobile Band 71 (600 MHz band) deployment map

n     http://cleanwirelessaudio.com

 

n     Band planning tools

n     Pete Erskine’s Channel Guide Excel Spreadsheet

n     http://www.bestaudio.com/s/Best_Audio_wireless_planner-V36-hr7k.xls

 

n     Spectrum analysis repositories

n     Pete Erskine’s Spectrum Scans From Around the World

n     http://www.bestaudio.com/spectrum-scans/

n     Gotham Sound

n     http://gothamfaxes.com

n     RF Venue Wave Tower

n     https://www.wavetower.com

n     Equipment with online platform for remote live scanning

 

n     TVBD databases (as of 10/12/18 OFF-LINE):

n     http://keybridgeglobal.com

n     http://whitespaces.spectrumbridge.com/whitespaces/home.aspx

n     https://prism.telcordia.com/tvws/home/contour_vis.shtml

n     https://www.google.com/get/spectrumdatabase/

 

n     BAS-LP license assistance

n     Professional Wireless Systems

n     http://www.part74.com

n     IATSE 695

n     http://www.local695.com/fcc/

 

n     Calculate link budgets and path losses

n     Free link budget online calculator

n     http://cleanwirelessaudio.com/Path_Loss_and_Received_Power_Calculator/main.html

n     Free link budget Android app

n     https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.cleanwirelessaudiollc.rfmicandiemrssicalculator

 

 

James Stoffo          Jsrfguy@aol.com

Gary Trenda          gtrenda@gmail.com

Cameron Stuckey  cameron@professionalwireless.com

Jason Glass            Jglass@CleanWirelessAudio.com

Jim Dugan             Jimdugan@jetwavewireless.com

John Turner           jt@turnereng.com

Karl Winkler          karl.winkler@lectrosonics.com