SBE Chapter 124 Portland/Salem, OR & Vancouver, WA

SBE 124 Portland, Salem, & Vancouver

SBE124 Monthly Lunch Meeting Notice



Tuesday, June 9th, Noon PDT (meetings are always on the 2nd Tuesday of the month).



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Bob Tarsio, Presdent/CEO, Broadcast Devices

Pt. 1     RF Power Measurement Accuracy Specifications and How They are Derived

Pt. 2    Basic Primer on SNMP – Simple Network Management Protocol and How it is Implemented with BDI Products

Pt. 3     Multiplex over AES – A New Method for Feeding an FM Exciter – Using Proper Methods for Best Results


Since February 2002, Bob Tarsio has been president/CEO of Broadcast Devices, Inc. a manufacturer of audio and radio frequency monitoring products for the broadcast, professional audio, industrial, tactical radio systems, and scientific markets. BDI was co founded in 1985 by Mr. Tarsio and Mr. Frank Burgert. Mr. Tarsio is presently the sole owner of the company.

Mr. Tarsio has been involved in the communications/electronics industry since 1975. He has worked as a director of engineering and chief engineer for firms including the Highland Broadcasting Corporation, and Viacom Broadcasting. Mr. Tarsio spent twenty years at Viacom – the majority of that time as director of engineering for WLTW FM in New York City. In his last four years at Viacom, Mr. Tarsio was director of engineering of new technology development at the corporate level, reporting the chief technology officer of the company. While with the radio division, Mr. Tarsio was in charge of studio and transmitter design and development including R.F. combiner systems. Mr. Tarsio was involved with digital television development for Viacom and its subsidiaries.

Mr. Tarsio holds a Bachelor of Science/Physics from Pace University, and is a member of the Association of Federal Communications Consulting Engineers, and the Institute of Electrical and Electronic Engineers.

Broadcast Devices, Inc. incorporated in 1985 is a privately held manufacturer of electronic products for the broadcast, professional audio, industrial RF, and scientific industries and offers technical services to the electronics communications industry. For more information about the company and its products visit


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