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post #24 of (permalink) Old 2010-09-13, 04:43 PM
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Originally Posted by roger1818 View Post
It is interesting in both applications, Global is wanting to use a different channel than IC allocated them (channel 8 instead of 26 in Halifax and channel 15 instead of 51 in Montreal). In both cases it will result in an increase in coverage.
For the Montreal case, I believe it was the only way they could share the new CBC/SRC UHF antenna on Mount Royal. 36 would have worked (better, too, since it could go as high as 845kW, ISTR), had V stayed on the mountian on 35, but V will be statying 3-4 km away, and that is too close for adjacent channel broadcasting without being co-located.
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