Gates

  The Harris “Gates” series AM transmitters were produced approximately 1990-2000 and most are still providing good service.  This is a later unit and it’s tripped a fault alarm at the studio after overnight storms.  Let’s take a look!    […]

Armstrong

  Oh boy. This is an early Armstrong Solid state FM Transmitter.  Closing in on 20 years service.  These units were built by RVR in Italy and badged, (and fortunately still supported) by Armstrong.    A 100W exciter feeds 5- […]

Nicom

 Transmitters!  These days you can put 10kW of FM on the bench to repair.  Fun times.    Nicom NT250.  In this case the NT stood for “not transmitting”.     Nicom packs almost everything but the PA on a single board.  […]