July 2006

July 2006


Micromanaging the FCC

When it comes to regulating the radio spectrum, let the House and Senate raise their concerns, but let the FCC conduct its own business regarding third-adjacent channel protections.


From cramped classrooms to productive workspace

The result of WFUV's $5.5 million budget and long, hard work from the engineering staff is a strong and flexible radio facility that provides a productive and flexible place for work.


Wired for sound and data and more

The proliferation of new communications technologies has had a tremendously positive effect on the amount and types of wire and cable available for a radio studio facility.

Cable management for the modern radio station

The proliferation of audio over digital cable has made the transportation of audio as well as voice, data, and control easier and more effective.


Tower inspection and climbing

At one time, tower climbing and inspections were something that everyone and anyone could do. In today's safety-conscious world, it pays to play by the rules and do it right.


Translator program origination

Local program origination on FM translators is an ongoing issue, and following a recent petition from a broadcaster, the outlook appears bleak for the possibility to ever come to pass.


Broadcast Tools SRC-8 III

This device is most often used to transmit closures between remote locations via a serial connection, and the author has found many useful applications for the device.

Tannoy Reveal 5A

The Reveal 5A is the smallest active monitor that Tannoy makes yet it has a wide, flat frequency response that is surprisingly dynamic.


New Products (Jul 2006)

New products from Audio Science, Audio-Technica, Axia Audio, Broadcast Tools, Burk Technology, Day Sequerra, Dorrough Electronics, Edirol, ERI, Eventide, Fanfare, Fiberplex, Holophone, Jampro, Junger Audio Studiotechnik, Marshall Electronics, MGE UPS Systems, Myat, Neutrik, Non-Stop Music Library, RCS, Shure, Sonifex, Sony, Sound Devices, SRS Labs, Teracom Components, Ultrasone, Waves, World Vibrations, Yamaha and Zaxcom.


Currents Headlines from the July 2006 Issue

The online headlines from the July 2006 issue of Radio magazine.

Radio Currents Online - Jul 17 - Jul 23, 2006

The technology, business, people and product news of the radio broadcast industry updated every day.

Radio Currents Online - Jul 10 - Jul 16, 2006

The technology, business, people and product news of the radio broadcast industry updated every day.

Radio Currents Online - Jul 3 - Jul 9, 2006

The technology, business, people and product news of the radio broadcast industry updated every day.

Radio Currents Online - Jun 26 - Jul 2, 2006

The technology, business, people and product news of the radio broadcast industry updated every day.


Sign Off

Turnkey studio installations are not a new idea, and we look back at one offering from the 80's. Also, Radio magazine reviews the top radio revenue generators of 2005 and adds its own analysis.


July 2006 Advertiser Links

Links to the advertisers in the July 2006 issue of Radio magazine.