Serial data explained Even though there are faster and easier ways to connect data devices, many older protocols, particularly RS-232, live on. I have
Alternative power supplies, road rack wiring and rubber belts.
Ben Brinitzer has installed a number of HD Radio systems. He shares his top 10 tips for a successful installation
Punching in, leaving the light on, mic identity and staying connected
Vehicle maintenance, checking for leaks, and wasps and bees
Flying springs, analog cell phones and extra pieces.
Wart remover, the spaghetti alternative, and send a tip, win a book.
E-Slide is an electronic sliderule program for the Radio broadcast engineer.
A package of programs for radio broadcast engineers, including FM or STL path calculation, maximum AM DA MP calculation, FCC upper/lower common point/ND base current calculations, power change schedule for up to 14 months, calculate field/loop ratios for AM DA systems, fresnel zone clearance calculator, and more.
Endec Remote is a utility to remotely control a Sage Endec from a Windows PC via a serial or IP connection using a serial-to-Ethernet adaptor at the Sage unit.
Rack maintenance, efficient rack use, power distribution and deeper racks.
Turn two momentary closures into a single maintained contact.
Remote rack mounting, tape machine maintenance, studio headroom and from the Tech Tips Mailbag.
Engineer's Notebook Pullout, part 1
A handy reference of IP subnets.
Need to figure the necessary storage sapce for audio files? Use these equations to make it easy.
In TCP/IP and UDP networks, a port is an endpoint to a logical connection and the way a client program specifies a specific server program on a computer in a network.
Part 2 of the analog tape series investigates the electronics. We also offer some insight into the basics of electronic logic.
The mechanics of analog tape and the value of VU meters.
How to use a bench power supply, refurbishing an old laptop for EAS and fixing a module from a console you don't have.
Proper labeling makes the job easier. John Landry explores several options in lbeling just about anything.
Tips, tricks, hints and more. Tech Tips is a new feature to help you get the job done.
When a tower is not properly lit because of a light outage, the tower owner is required to notify the FAA. Here's how you do it.
Adding and substracting time isn't difficult if you know the secret. No special calculator is required.