Detuned Cell tower protects 5 tower 50kW AM Station WNCT
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February 27, 2014, 6 Comments

On 20 February 2014, a new day dawned for wireless and other users of towers and structural antenna supports. That’s when they became subject to new AM protection rules in […]

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New FCC Communications Tower AM Protection Rules Explained

August 30, 2013, 3 Comments

The Federal Communications Commission (FCC) has issued new rules in a Report and Order with the intent of providing AM radio stations better protectio ...

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LBA Updates Existing Verizon Collocation on WTNL

October 8, 2012, No comments

Verizon had a big problem at its AM colocation site in Reidsville, Georgia. The WTNL antenna tuning unit had become unstable, and it was increasingly ...

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Hawaii AM Colocation: How to Say ‘Aloha’ to a Wireless Antenna Fix

March 12, 2012, 2 Comments

When Verizon Wireless needed to expand its facilities in Wailuku, Hawaii, the local zoning board said, “No.” That’s not the end of the story. Ve ...

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    Fried Isocoupler? The AM CoLoCoil® Solution.
    February 6, 2012, 1 Comment

    A Verizon technical manager, just learning about the CoLoCoil®, recently inquired “How well does the product hold up to lightning strikes? I’ve had to change melted isocouplers quite a few […]

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    Doing Our Part for Broadband Acceleration!
    March 10, 2011, No comments

    The collocation of broadband facilities’ on AM broadcast towers has been recognized by the Federal Communications Commission as one way to expedite the provision of new broadband services. See a […]

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    Radio Guide Features LBA AM Colocation
    October 19, 2010, 2 Comments

    Under the title “WNTK Uses LBA to Reap Revenue From Towers”, Bob Vinikoor relates how his stations use LBA Technology’s patented CoLoCoil® AM collocation technology to lease AM tower space […]