Chapter News

Broadcast Activity Report

June 22, 2012
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STEVE DRESSER

Central Valley FCC Applications and Actions

June 2012

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June 30 Deadline for EAS/CAP Compliance Looms

June 5, 2012
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EB Docket No. 04-296:

PUBLIC SAFETY AND HOMELAND SECURITY BUREAU REMINDS EMERGENCY ALERT SYSTEM PARTICIPANTS THAT THEY MUST BE ABLE TO RECEIVE AND PROCESS COMMON ALERTING PROTOCOL-FORMATTED EAS ALERTS BY JUNE 30, 2012 more…

Broadcast Activity Report

May 4, 2012
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STEVE DRESSER

Central Valley FCC Applications and Actions

May 2012

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Broadcast Activity Report

April 19, 2012
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STEVE DRESSER

Central Valley FCC Applications and Actions

April 2012

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Recent Change at WWVB (60kHz) Could Affect Your Digital Clock/Wristwatch

March 26, 2012
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Probably the most popular radio station in the United

States is WWVB on 60 kHz.  Almost all atomic clocks and self-

setting wristwatches are tuned to that station to obtain

the correct time of day.

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Broadcast Activity Report

March 20, 2012
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STEVE DRESSER

Central Valley FCC Applications and Actions

March 2012

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Broadcast Activity Report

February 5, 2012
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STEVE DRESSER

Central Valley FCC Applications and Actions

February 2012

 

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January 2012 Officer Elections

January 27, 2012
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Officer elections for Central Valley Chapter 66 of the Society of Broadcast Engineers were held at the January 2012 meeting at Luna’s Italian restaurant in Clovis, California.

Elected officers are as follows:

            CHAIRMAN:            KEN HOLDEN

            VICE CHARIMAN:        PAT FENNACY

            SECRETARY/TREASURER:     STEVE DRESSER

Al Kinney Passes California Professional Engineer “PE” Exam

January 19, 2012
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 SBE66 now has a licensed California Professional Engineer in its ranks.

AL Kinney, P.E.

AL KINNEY, P.E.

Many good engineers struggle with the electrical PE exam. It’s a pretty long exam; about 8 hours with two 40 question sections. A lot of people take the exam many times before they pass, and the experience can be excruciating.  It takes a great engineer to pass the test on the first try which is exactly what Al Kinney did. more…

Broadcast Activity Report

January 3, 2012
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STEVE DRESSER

Central Valley FCC Applications and Actions

Janaury 2012

 

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