CHAK Installation

KTL Nails Pre-Tune, Saving Engineer from Extreme North Pole Temps

Kintronic Labs is dedicated to providing a high-quality product as well as high-quality customer service, and part of that is factory pre-tuning every system that leaves our facility. KTL recently provided an Antenna Tuning Unit for CBC’s CHAK-AM based in Inuvik, Northwestern Territories. It is installations like this one that remind us why the pre-tuning […]

KJNP Standby Antenna ATU

Kintronic in the North Pole

Kintronic recently supplied a custom AM/Medium Wave Balun to KJNP-AM 1170 kHz, beaming from the arctic outpost of North Pole, Alaska. KJNP is in the process of replacing their 425′ tower, which has been in place since they began broadcasting 50 years ago. They will use this AM/Medium Wave Balun from Kintronic to broadcast from […]

FM DUMMY LOADS

Kintronic Debuting New Line of FM Dummy Loads at NAB 2018

Kintronic will be introducing a line of FM Dummy Loads at the NAB Show this year. These Forced Air-Cooled FM Dummy Loads range in operating power from 5 to 75 kW, with a peak envelope   power (PEP) of up to twice the average power rating. Painted in the signature Kintronic blue, our FM loads range in […]

WHAG ATU and WP Phasor

KTL Fabricates Custom-Designed Phasor for WHAG

The talented machinists and engineers at Kintronic Labs cranked out another custom-designed order, this one a weatherproof phasor designed by consulting engineer Clarence Beverage for Alpha Media station WHAG-AM in Halfway, Maryland. According to Alpha’s Director of Engineering, Mike Everhart, the original WHAG phasor was destroyed in a fire that also took out the building […]

CJMR-CJYE: Lowering cabinets into ATU Buildings

Praise for Another Kintronic Diplexed Antenna System

Early this year Kintronic supplied Canada’s Trafalgar Broadcasting with ATUs, filter cabinets and a new phasor to facilitate the diplexing of AM stations CJMR and CJYE in Oakville, Ontario. It was a unique situation in that the ATU buildings were very small, requiring their roofs to be removed in order to lower the ATU and […]

WMAL WSPZ Phasor Installed in Prefab TX Building

We are one step closer to the completion of the WMAL WSPZ diplexing project, as our team wrapped up the installation of the WMAL 4-tower DA-1 open panel and shelf phasor and other accessories in the new Kintronic-supplied prefab concrete transmitter building last week. Next stop: Germantown, Maryland, for the final installation, tuning and commissioning.

PowerAim150 Antenna Analyzer

The Latest Antenna Analyzer is here: the PowerAIM 150

Kintronic Labs is proud to be promoting Array Solutions’ latest model of the PowerAIM antenna analyzer, the PowerAIM 150. This upgraded version includes improved digital signal processing filters that enable measurements in the presence of RF interference up to 150 v peak, 3x that of the PowerAIM 120. The RF source power of the PowerAIM 150 […]

Sentech Diplexer Installed by LS of SA

KTL Wideband Diplexer Unit Commissioned in South Africa

Broadcom International recently released a report on the commissioning of a diplexer supplied by LS Telcom of South Africa for the Sentech MW site in Welgedacht, South Africa. Kintronic Labs supplied the DRM-capable antenna system consisting of the diplexing unit for the operation of 2×50 kW operating frequencies (540 kHz and 702 kHz) connected to […]

FMC-0.5LPTV Isocoupler

Co-locate your LPTV Antenna on an AM Tower with Kintronic’s Help

With the official closing of the FCC Spectrum Auction, many businesses are anticipating a flurry of action as TV stations must find new real estate for their antennas and associated equipment to get their stations back on air ASAP. KTL is pleased to announce two recently developed products that enable LPTV antennas to be installed […]