Welcome to SBE Chapter 33

SBE Chapter 33 represents the Society of Broadcast Engineers and its members in Southwestern Ohio, which includes the Cincinnati and Dayton metropolitan areas.  If you work in a technical capacity at a broadcast or related facility in our area, or are a contract engineer or broadcast consultant based in Southwest Ohio, please consider joining our Society.


Our Next Meeting

Will be scheduled shortly.

News from the SBE

SBE will present two new webinars in July. The first is Module 5 of the SBE AoIP series, Dante Based Products, Deep Dive, on Thursday, July 16 at 2:00 pm EDT. The second will be on Thursday, July 23; C-Band in the New Shared Environment. Register for these at the SBE website, Education page. The AoIP webinar is $62 for SBE members, free for SBE members with the SBE MemberPlus option, and $92 for non-members. The C-Band webinar is free for all SBE members and $92 for non-members. Both webinars will be recorded and available in the SBE webinar archive.

The annual election of officers and half of the directors for the national SBE Board of Directors begins on July 17 and runs through August 19. There is one candidate for each officer position and, at this writing, nine candidates for the six available director seats. A unique link to the ballot will be emailed to members. Those who have opted out of electronic voting will receive and cast their ballot through the mail. Please be sure to vote! These volunteers deserve your consideration.

Did you know the SBE has a YouTube channel? Check it out at YouTube.




SBE Keeps It’s Eye Open On Spectrum Turbulence

An interesting article posted yesterday on the Radio World website, a perspective regarding the SBE and “spectrum turbulence.” We can’t imagine anything more turbulent than Repack, but as the saying goes, it could always be worse. Click HERE.

How Repack Affects the Operation of Wireless Microphones

A phone call from SBE 33 Vice-Chair Jerry Erwin prompted a little research.  Here’s what the FCC says: Operation of Wireless Microphones.

Here is a link to a YouTube video of a presentation titled, “Building the Advanced RF Transmission System at One World Trade Center” that was made October 27, 2017 as a part of the AES Convention in New York City.

Building the Advanced RF Transmission System at One World Trade Center