News and Links You Can Use

Upcoming Virtual Meetings and Webcasts

 

Thursdays – Barry’s Mishkind’s Virtual Lunch Gathering (Broadcasters Desktop Resource https://www.thebdr.net/) 11 AM PDT.  E-mail Barry for the link at barry@oldradio.com

November 10:  SBE 124/76/141 virtual meeting, Noon PDT:  Inovonics.  Details at http://www.sbe124.org/

December 8:  SBE 124/76/141 virtual meeting, Noon PDT:  Details coming.

 


Changes to the Portland TV “Dial”

 

On 7/28/20, all of us watching Portland TV off of the air with an antenna witnessed the beginning of the change to ATSC 3.0, Next Gen TV.  By noon, some of the channels got rearranged and a couple disappeared RF-wise from the old ATSC 1.0 channel lineup.

 

Wikipedia on ATSC 3.0.

 

Here’s the big picture:

Virtual
Channel
Now
RF
Channel
ATSC Program New
Virtual
Channel
RF
Channel
ATSC New
Virtual
Channel
2-1 24 1.0 KATU 2-1 24 1.0 KATU ABC (720p)
2-2 24 1.0 MeTV 2-2 24 1.0 MeTV (480i)
2-3 24 1.0 Comet 2-3 24 1.0 Comet (480i)
2-4 24 1.0 Stadium 2-4 24 1.0 Stadium (480i)
32.1 24 1.0 KRCW CW (1080i)
6-1 25 1.0 KOIN 6-1 25 1.0 KOIN CBS (1080i)
6-2 25 1.0 GetTV 6-2 25 1.0  Get TV (480i)
6-3 25 1.0 Bounce 6-3 25 1.0 Bounce (480i)
32.2 25 1.0 Antenna TV (480i)
32.3 25 1.0 Court TV (480i)
8-1 8 1.0 KGW 8-1 8 1.0 KGW NBC (1080i)
8-2 8 1.0 Justice 8-2 8 1.0 Justice Net (480i)
8-3 8 1.0 Quest 8-3 8 1.0 Quest (480i)
49.2 8 1.0 Escape (480i)
49.4 8 1.0 Grit (480i)
10-1 10 1.0 KOPB 10-1 10 1.0 KOPB
10-2 10 1.0 OPB Plus 10-2 10 1.0 OPB Plus
10-3 10 1.0 OPBKids 10-3 10 1.0 OPBKids
10-4 10 1.0 OPB-FM 10-4 10 1.0 OPB-FM
12-1 12 1.0 KPTV 12-1 12 1.0 KPTV Fox (720p)
12-2 12 1.0 COZI 12-2 12 1.0 COZI TV (480i)
12-3 12 1.0 LAFF 12-3 12 1.0  Laff (480i)
12-4 12 1.0 DABL 12-4 12 1.0 DABL (480i)
49.1 12 1.0  KPDX MyNet (720p)
49.3 12 1.0  Bounce (480i)
17-1 49 1.0 KWVT 17-1 11 1.0 KWVT
22-1 22 1.0 ION 22-1 22 1.0 KPXG ION
22-2 22 1.0 qubo 22-2 22 1.0 qubo
22-3 22 1.0 IONPlus 22-3 22 1.0 IONPlus
22-4 22 1.0 Shop 22-4 22 1.0 Shop
22-5 22 1.0 QVC 22-5 22 1.0 QVC
22-6 22 1.0 HSN 22-6 22 1.0 HSN
22-7 22 1.0 TLMD 22-7 22 1.0 TLMD
24-1 32 1.0 KNMT 24-1 32 1.0 KNMT
24-2 32 1.0 Hilsong 24-2 32 1.0 Hilsong
24-3 32 1.0 SMILE 24-3 32 1.0 SMILE
24-4 32 1.0 Enlace 24-4 32 1.0 Enlace
24-5 32 1.0 POSITIV 24-5 32 1.0 POSITIV
27-1 27 1.0 KSLM 27-1 27 1.0 KSLM
32-1 33 1.0 KRCW 32.1 33 3.0  KRCW CW (1080i)
32-2 33 1.0 Antenna TV 2.1 33 3.0  KATU ABC (720p w/HDR)
32-3 33 1.0 CourtTV 6.1 33 3.0 KOIN CBS (1080i)
37-1 49 1.0 Azteca 37-1 11 1.0 Azteca
47-1 34 1.0 KUNP 47-1 34 1.0 KUNP
47-2 34 1.0 TBD 47-2 34 1.0 TBD
47-3 34 1.0 Charge 47-3 34 1.0 Charge
49-1 30 1.0 KPDX 49.1 30 3.0  KPDX MyNet (720p)
49-2 30 1.0 ESCAPE 8.1 30 3.0  KGW NBC (1080i)
49-3 30 1.0 BOUNCE 10.1 30 3.0  KOPB PBS (1080i)
49-4 30 1.0 GRIT 12.1 30 3.0  KPTV Fox (720p)

 


SBE Eugene, Chapter 76

 

SBE Medford, Chapter 141

 

SBE National

 


 

 

Measurement of Broadcast Antennas Takes Off

 


 

First Informer Credentialing in Oregon Takes Shape

See more at: http://www.radioworld.com/article/first-informer-credentialing-in-oregon-takes-shape/279592#sthash.1wpYlGKM.dpuf

Read the statute here.

Apply here.

 


 

SMPTE Pacific Northwest Section

(Oregon, Washington, Idaho, Alaska, BC, Alberta)
http://www.smptenw.com/

 


IEEE Oregon

http://www.ieee-oregon.org/

 


INDUSTRY LINKS

Broadcasters’ Desktop Resource https://www.thebdr.net/

 


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