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(REFERENCE COPY - Not for submission)Amendment to a LPTV Translator Engineering STA Application

File Number:
0000055041
Submit Date:
06/18/2018
Call Sign:
W19EQ-D
Facility ID:
18559
FRN:
0005277538
State:
Ohio
City:
EASTLAKE
Service:
LPT
Purpose:
Engineering STA Amendment
Status:
Granted
Status Date:
08/15/2018
Expiration Date:
08/26/2021
Filing Status:
Active


General Information

Section Question Response

Fees, Waivers, and Exemptions

Section Question Response
Fees Is the applicant exempt from FCC application Fees? Yes
Indicate reason for fee exemption: W38ET is owned and operated by ideastream, licensee of noncommercial educational television licensee WVIZ, Cleveland, Ohio.
Waivers Does this filing request a waiver of the Commission's rule(s)? No
Total number of rule sections involved in this waiver request:

Applicant Information

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Applicant Name, Type, and Contact Information

Applicant Address Phone Email Applicant Type

IDEASTREAM

Applicant

Doing Business As: IDEASTREAM

IDEA CENTER

1375 EUCLID AVENUE

CLEVELAND, OH 44115

United States

+1 (216) 398-2800 kevin.martin@ideastream.org Other

Authorization Holder Name

Contact Representatives (3)

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Contact Name Address Phone Email Contact Type

Kevin Martin

President and CEO

ideastream

Idea Center

1375 Euclid Ave.

Cleveland, OH 44115

United States

+1 (216) 916-6455 kevin.martin@ideastream.org President and CEO

Benjamin Pidek , P.E .

Consulting Engineer

Mid-State Consultants

6197 Miller Rd., Suite 1

Swartz Creek, MI 48473

United States

+1 (810) 226-0750 bpidek@mscon.com Technical Representative

Steven C. Shaffer

Garvey Schubert Barer

1000 Potomac Street, N.W.

Suite 200

Washington, DC 20007

United States

+1 (202) 298-2535 sschaffer@gsblaw.com Legal Representative

Channel and Facility Information

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Section Question Response
Facility ID 18559
State Ohio
City EASTLAKE
LPT Channel 19

Antenna Location Data

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Section Question Response
Antenna Structure Registration Do you have an FCC Antenna Structure Registration (ASR) Number? Yes
ASR Number 1221006
Coordinates (NAD83) Latitude 41° 41' 28.2" N+
Longitude 081° 02' 47.3" W-
Structure Type TOWER-A free standing or guyed struct
Overall Structure Height 79.0 meters
Support Structure Height 76.0 meters
Ground Elevation (AMSL) 383.0 meters
Antenna Data Height of Radiation Center Above Ground Level 65.8 meters
Height of Radiation Center Above Mean Sea Level 448.8 meters
Effective Radiated Power 15.0 kW

Antenna Technical Data

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Section Question Response
Antenna Type Antenna Type Directional Custom
Do you have an Antenna ID? No
Antenna ID 1003875
Antenna Manufacturer and Model Manufacturer: Scala
Model 4DR-16-2HW
Rotation 325 degrees
Electrical Beam Tilt Not Applicable
Mechanical Beam Tilt Not Applicable
toward azimuth
Polarization Horizontal
Elevation Radiation Pattern Does the proposed antenna propose elevation radiation patterns that vary with azimuth for reasons other than the use of mechanical beam tilt? No
Uploaded file for elevation antenna (or radiation) pattern data
Out-of-Channel Emission Mask: Full Service

Directional Antenna Relative Field Values (Pre-rotated Pattern)

DegreeValueDegreeValueDegreeValueDegreeValue
10.7120.0200.712
0.9500.5700.0200.830
0.8290.4030.0200.917
0.7890.1320.0200.975
0.9100.0200.0200.989
0.9890.0200.0200.910
0.9750.0200.1320.789
0.9170.0200.4030.829
0.8300.0200.5700.950

Additional Azimuths

Degree VA

Certification

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Section Question Response
General Certification Statements The Applicant waives any claim to the use of any particular frequency or of the electromagnetic spectrum as against the regulatory power of the United States because of the previous use of the same, whether by authorization or otherwise, and requests an Authorization in accordance with this application (See Section 304 of the Communications Act of 1934, as amended.).
The Applicant certifies that neither the Applicant nor any other party to the application is subject to a denial of Federal benefits pursuant to §5301 of the Anti-Drug Abuse Act of 1988, 21 U.S.C. §862, because of a conviction for possession or distribution of a controlled substance. This certification does not apply to applications filed in services exempted under §1.2002(c) of the rules, 47 CFR . See §1.2002(b) of the rules, 47 CFR §1.2002(b), for the definition of "party to the application" as used in this certification §1.2002(c). The Applicant certifies that all statements made in this application and in the exhibits, attachments, or documents incorporated by reference are material, are part of this application, and are true, complete, correct, and made in good faith.
Authorized Party to Sign

FAILURE TO SIGN THIS APPLICATION MAY RESULT IN DISMISSAL OF THE APPLICATION AND FORFEITURE OF ANY FEES PAID

Upon grant of this application, the Authorization Holder may be subject to certain construction or coverage requirements. Failure to meet the construction or coverage requirements will result in automatic cancellation of the Authorization. Consult appropriate FCC regulations to determine the construction or coverage requirements that apply to the type of Authorization requested in this application.

WILLFUL FALSE STATEMENTS MADE ON THIS FORM OR ANY ATTACHMENTS ARE PUNISHABLE BY FINE AND/OR IMPRISONMENT (U.S. Code, Title 18, §1001) AND/OR REVOCATION OF ANY STATION AUTHORIZATION (U.S. Code, Title 47, §312(a)(1)), AND/OR FORFEITURE (U.S. Code, Title 47, §503).

I certify that this application includes all required and relevant attachments. Yes
I declare, under penalty of perjury, that I am an authorized representative of the above-named applicant for the Authorization(s) specified above.

Kevin E. Martin

President and Chief Executive Officer


06/18/2018

Attachments

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File Name Uploaded By Attachment Type Description
w19eq-d 18559.pdf Internal All Purpose
W38ET Amended STA Request Ch. 19 Interim 6-15-18.pdf Applicant Amendment Amendment Changes
W38ET STA Disp EngSta 6-15-18.pdf Applicant General Information STA Request Statement