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FCC Form 399: Reimbursement Request

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(REFERENCE COPY - Not for submission) FCC Form 399: Reimbursement Request

Facility ID:
74070
Service:
DTV
Call Sign:
WSOC-TV
Channel:
19 (UHF)
File Number:
0000027842
FRN:
0001842491
Date Submitted:
10/22/2018

Applicant Information

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Applicant Name, Type, and Contact Information

Applicant Address Phone Email Applicant Type

WSOC TELEVISION, LLC

Doing Business As: WSOC TELEVISION, LLC

Director of Engineering/Operations

1901 North Tryon Street

CHARLOTTE, NC 28206

United States

+1 (704) 335-4732 ted.hand@coxinc.com Limited Liability Company

Reimbursement Contact Information

Reimbursement Contact Name and Information

Applicant Address Phone Email

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Preparer Contact Information

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Preparer Contact Name and Information

Applicant Address Phone Email

Ted Hand

Director of Engineering Operations

WSOC Television, LLC

Ted Hand

1901 North Tryon Street

Charlotte, NC 28206

United States

+1 (704) 335-4732 ted.hand@coxinc.com

Broadcaster Information and Transition Plan

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Question Response
Will the station be sharing equipment with another broadcast television station or stations (e.g., a shared antenna, co-location on a tower, use of the same transmitter room, multiple transmitters feeding a combiner, etc.)? If yes, enter the facility ID's of the other stations and click 'prefill' to download those stations' licensing information. Yes
Briefly describe transition plan WSOC will install main transmitter first while operating on the auxiliary transmitter/antenna, then install the auxiliary system.

Transmitters

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Section Question Response
Transmitter Related Expenses Do you have transmitter related expenses? Yes

Auxiliary Transmitter

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Existing Transmitter Information

Section Question Response
Existing Transmitter Description Type of change Purchase New
Use Auxiliary (Backup)
Description of Use backup to main
Ownership Owned
Owner N/A
Site N/A
Is this transmitter currently shared with another station? No
Is this transmitter currently in operating condition? Yes
Existing Transmitter Manufacturer and Type Manufacturer
Model DHD60P2
Year 2009
Type Solid State
Solid State Cooling Air Cooled
Solid State Power Capacity 15 kW

Auxiliary Transmitter

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New Transmitter Costs

Section Question Response
New Transmitter Use Auxiliary (Backup)
Change Type Purchase New
Is this a request for upgraded equipment? No
Manufacturer
Model ULXTE-30
Transmitter Type Solid State
Solid State Cooling Liquid Cooled
Solid State Power capacity 19.2 kW
Justification for New Transmitter Current transmitter will not tune to channel 19

Auxiliary Transmitter

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Other Transmitter Costs

Section Question Response
Electrical Service Service Entrance (3 phases 800A 208V) No
Switchgear (industrial 800 amp) No
Transformer (480V) No
Power N/A
Rigid Conduit and Wiring Yes
Size 2 inches
Length 250.0 feet
Other Electrical Service Yes
Description Wiring for water pumps and mask filter blowers
HVAC Service Does the replacement transmitter require HVAC Service? No
Type N/A
Size N/A
Other Size N/A
Transmitter Building Addition/Modification or Leasehold Improvement Does the Transmitter Building require an addition, modification, other leashold improvement? No
Size N/A
Channel 14 Costs Is an RF Consulting Engineer needed? N/A
Is a channel 14 Mask Filer needed? N/A
Is additional field engineering time needed? N/A
Number of Days N/A

Auxiliary Transmitter

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Other Transmitter Cost Not Listed

Name Description

Coax Switch

Coaxial switch use to switch from main to aux

Combiner

Use to combine WSOC Aux with WAXN Aux. Shared with WAXN-TV

Primary Transmitter

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Existing Transmitter Information

Section Question Response
Existing Transmitter Description Type of change Purchase New
Use Primary (Main)
Description of Use N/A
Ownership Owned
Owner N/A
Site N/A
Is this transmitter currently shared with another station? No
Is this transmitter currently in operating condition? Yes
Existing Transmitter Manufacturer and Type Manufacturer
Model CD3200P2 Sigma
Year 1999
Type Inductive Output Tube
IOT Power Type Three
Power Capacity 55 kW

Primary Transmitter

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New Transmitter Costs

Section Question Response
New Transmitter Use Primary (Main)
Change Type Purchase New
Is this a request for upgraded equipment? Yes
Manufacturer
Model ULXTE-72
Transmitter Type Solid State
Solid State Cooling Liquid Cooled
Solid State Power capacity 47.2 kW
Justification for New Transmitter Current transmitter is tuned for channel 34 and will not tuned to channel 19

Primary Transmitter

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Other Transmitter Costs

Section Question Response
Electrical Service Service Entrance (3 phases 800A 208V) No
Switchgear (industrial 800 amp) No
Transformer (480V) Yes
Power 500 kVA
Rigid Conduit and Wiring Yes
Size 2 inches
Length 250.0 feet
Other Electrical Service Yes
Description Wiring for water pumps and mask filter blowers
HVAC Service Does the replacement transmitter require HVAC Service? Yes
Type Cooling Only
Size 15 tons
Other Size N/A
Transmitter Building Addition/Modification or Leasehold Improvement Does the Transmitter Building require an addition, modification, other leashold improvement? Yes
Size 320.0 square feet
Channel 14 Costs Is an RF Consulting Engineer needed? N/A
Is a channel 14 Mask Filer needed? N/A
Is additional field engineering time needed? N/A
Number of Days N/A

Primary Transmitter

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Other Transmitter Cost Not Listed

Name Description

RF Equipment

RF elbows, hangers, flanges, hardware kits

Plumbing Supplies

Plumbing supplies for liquid cooled transmitter

RF Hanging Supplies

Equipment to hang new mask filters and wave guide

Distilled Water

Distilled water for cooling system

Antennas

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Section Question Response
Antenna Related Expenses Do you have antenna related expenses? Yes

Primary Antenna

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Existing Antenna Information

Section Question Response
Existing Antenna Description Type of change Purchase New
Antenna Use Primary (Main)
Description of Use N/A
Ownership Owned
Owner N/A
Site N/A
Is the existing antenna shared with another station or stations? No
Is the existing antenna directional? No
Is antenna in operating condition? Yes
Is antenna located on or in close proximity to an antenna farm? No
Existing Antenna Manufacturer and Type Class Full Power
Mounting Top Mount
Antenna position in stack Bottom
Polarization Horizontal
Type Broadband Panel
Number of Stations Supported 1
Number of Panels 48
Design power capacity in use 65.0 %
Lower Limit 470.00 MHz
Upper Limit 608.00 MHz
Other Antenna Type N/A
ERP: 1000.0 kW
Manufacturer
Model TQP-0412-1
Year 1999

Primary Antenna

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New Antenna Costs

Section Question Response
New Antenna Description Use Primary (Main)
Description of Use N/A
Change Type Purchase New
Is this a request for upgraded equipment? No
Ownership Owned
Owner N/A
Is antenna shared? No
Is antenna directional? No
Will antenna be located on or in close proximity to an antenna farm? No
New Antenna Manufacturer and Types Class Full Power
Mounting Top Mount
Antenna position in stack Bottom
Polarization Horizontal
Type Broadband Panel
Number of Stations Supported 1
Number of Panels/Bays 48
Lower Limit 470.00 MHz
Upper Limit 608.00 MHz
Design power capacity in use 100.0 %
Other Antenna Type N/A
ERP: 1000.0 kW
Manufacturer
Model TFU-31EBT/VP-R
Year 2019
Justification for New Antenna Current antenna will not tune to channel 19. Current antenna will not support top mounted WAXN's antenna.

Primary Antenna

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Other Antenna Costs

Section Question Response
Combiner for Shared Antenna Do you need a Combiner for a Shared Antenna? No
Type
Number of channels supported N/A
Frequencies of channels supported N/A
Frequency N/A
Do you need a combiner output splitter/switcher for dual feed lines? N/A
Elbow Complex Do you require the separate purchase of the Elbow Complex? Yes
Broadband or Single Channel? Single Channel
Feed Line Size 7 3/16 inches inches
Side Mount Brackets Do you require the separate purchase of side mount brackets for a high power antenna? No
Pattern Scatter Analysis Do you require separate purchase of pattern scatter analysis for a side mount high or medium power antenna? No
Sweep Test Do you require the sweep testing of transmission line and antenna? Yes

Primary Antenna

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Other Antenna Cost Not Listed

Information not provided.

Transmission Line

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Section Question Response
Transmission Line Related Expenses Do you have transmission line related expenses? Yes

Auxiliary Transmission Line

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Existing Transmission Line

Section Question Response
Existing Transmission Line Description Type of change Purchase New
Use Auxiliary (Backup)
Description of Use backup to main
Ownership Owned
Owner N/A
Site N/A
Is the existing transmission line shared with another station or stations? Yes
Is Transmission Line in operating condition? Yes
Existing Transmission Line Manufacturer and Type Manufacturer
Type Rigid
Diameter 6 1/8 inches
Other Diameter N/A
Segment Length 19 1/2 inches
Other Segment Length N/A
Number of parallel runs 1
Length 585 feet per run

Facility ID's and Call Signs of all stations with whom the transmission line is shared.

Facility ID Call Sign
12793 WAXN-TV

Auxiliary Transmission Line

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New Transmission Line

Section Question Response
New Transmission Line Costs Use Auxiliary (Backup)
Description of Use backup to main
Change Type Purchase New
Is this a request for upgraded equipment? No
Type Rigid
Diameter 6 1/8 inches
Other Diameter N/A
Segment Length 20 inches
Other Segment Length N/A
Number of parallel runs 1
Length 585 feet per run
Justification for New Transmission Line current line will not work at new channel 19

Auxiliary Transmission Line

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Other Transmission Line Expenses Not Listed

Information not provided.

Primary Transmission Line

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Existing Transmission Line

Section Question Response
Existing Transmission Line Description Type of change Purchase New
Use Primary (Main)
Description of Use N/A
Ownership Owned
Owner N/A
Site N/A
Is the existing transmission line shared with another station or stations? No
Is Transmission Line in operating condition? Yes
Existing Transmission Line Manufacturer and Type Manufacturer
Type Rigid
Diameter 7 3/16 inches
Other Diameter N/A
Segment Length 19 1/2 inches
Other Segment Length N/A
Number of parallel runs 1
Length 1050 feet per run

Primary Transmission Line

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New Transmission Line

Section Question Response
New Transmission Line Costs Use Primary (Main)
Description of Use N/A
Change Type Purchase New
Is this a request for upgraded equipment? No
Type Rigid
Diameter 7 3/16 inches
Other Diameter N/A
Segment Length 20 inches
Other Segment Length N/A
Number of parallel runs 1
Length 1050 feet per run
Justification for New Transmission Line Current line is 19 1/2' and will not work for new channel 19

Primary Transmission Line

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Other Transmission Line Expenses Not Listed

Information not provided.

Tower Equipment And Rigging Costs

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Section Question Response
Tower Equipment or Rigging Costs Changes Do you have tower equipment or rigging costs changes? Yes

Primary Tower

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Existing Tower

Section Question Response
Existing Tower Description Type of change Move Equipment
Tower Use Primary (Main)
Description of Use N/A
Ownership Leased
Is this tower consider Complex? No
Is this tower currently shared with any other stations? Yes
One or more FM, AM or TV radio broadcaster(s) Yes
Others Types of Users No
Is tower documented for structural analysis? Yes
Is tower compliant with Rev G? Yes
Existing Tower Structure Registration Do you have a tower registration number? Yes
ASR Number 1004745
Coordinates (NAD83) Latitude (NAD83) 35° 15' 42.0" N-
Longitude (NAD83) 080° 43' 37.0" W-
Overall Structure Height 1082.01 feet
Support Structure Height 970.13 feet
Ground Elevation Above Mean Sea Level (AMSL) 855.96 feet
Structure Type TOWER - Free Standing or Guyed Structure
Tower Owner IWG Towers Assets II, LLC
Date Constructed 01/31/2000

FM, AM or TV radio broadcasters. Facility ID's, Call Signs and Services of other broadcast stations with whom the tower is shared

Facility ID Call Sign Service
12793 WAXN-TV DTV

Primary Tower

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Tower Rigging Costs

Section Question Response
Tower Rigging Costs Complex Tower N/A
Helicopter Services Required Are helicopter services required? No

Primary Tower

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Other Tower Expenses Not Listed

Information not provided.

Outside Professional Services Costs

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Section Question Response
Outside Project Management Services Do you require outside project management services? Yes
Number of Hours 25
Explanation Project Manager to coordinate crew and materials on site. Design interior RF design
Outside RF consulting Engineering Services Perform engineering study for new channel assignment and antenna development Yes
Prepare engineering section of Form FCC Construction Permit Application Yes
For Auxiliary Facility Yes
For Main Facility Yes
Prepare engineering section of Form FCC License to Cover Application Yes
For Auxiliary Facility Yes
For Main Facility No
Prepare request for Special Temporary Authority No
Quantity N/A
Do you have Distributed Transmission System engineering services? N/A
Critical Facility N/A
Terrain-Shielded Facility N/A
Attorney and Other Outside Consulting Services Prepare and file Form FCC Construction Permit Application Yes
For Auxiliary Facility Yes
For Main Facility Yes
Prepare and file Form FCC License to Cover Application Yes
For Auxiliary Facility Yes
For Main Facility Yes
Prepare request for Special Temporary Authority No
Quantity N/A
NEPA Section 106 environmental review No
Environmental Assessment No
ASR Modification No
FAA Consultation (including preparation of FAA Form 7460) No
Negotiation of Lease and other Matter for Shared Locations No
Prepare or Review FCC Form 399 for Reimbursement Yes
Address transition timing and coordination issues w/ other stations and wireless providers No
RF Field Engineering Services Comprehensive coverage verification via field study Yes
RF exposure measurements Yes
Additional Field Engineering Service Yes
Number of Days 2
Justification Combined Auxiliary antenna will have to be field tuned

Outside Professional Services Costs

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Other Professional Services Expenses Not Listed

Information not provided.

Other Expenses

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Section Question Response
AM Pattern Disturbance Is an Impact Study needed? No
Is Remediation needed? No
Facility Expenses Name N/A
Other Distributed Transmission System Expenses Not listed N/A
Name N/A
Is Notification of a Medical Facility required as a result of DTV broadcasting? Yes
Permit and Filing Costs Local Zoning No
Non-zoning permits No
BLM or NFS Coordination No
FCC Construction Permit Minor Change Yes
FCC License to Cover Application Yes
FCC Special Temporary Authority Application No
Other Miscellaneous Expenses Does this relocation require paying Disposal Costs (for equipment and other waste, net of any salvage value)? Yes
Does this relocation require Equipment Delivery or Handling Charges not otherwise included in individual item costs? Yes
Does this relocation require Equipment Storage? Yes
Does this relocation require the Development and Airing of an Announcement regarding an upcoming channel change? Yes
Does this relocation require MVPD Notification of a Channel Change? Yes

Other Expenses

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Other Expenses Not Listed

Information not provided.

Cost Information

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Transmitters

Where no predetermined cost estimate is available, any estimate provided will also become the predetermined cost (displayed in italics).
Description Predetermined
Cost Estimate
Estimated Cost Estimated Cost Justification Actual Cost Actual Cost Justification
Sub-total $2,422,800.00 $2,601,564.87 N/A $2,324,667.11 N/A
Total for all systems $4,030,970.00 $4,129,562.37 N/A $2,712,062.02 N/A
Primary Transmitter ULXTE-72 $1,710,300.00 $1,946,700.00 $1,909,490.54
Distilled Water $1,300.00 $1,300.00 N/A N/A N/A
Plumbing Supplies $3,200.00 $3,200.00 N/A $2,803.03 N/A
RF Equipment $40,000.00 $40,000.00 Transmitter reject loads would not fit within the room and had to moved to another room needing additional transmission lines, elbows, hangers and flanges $36,692.09 N/A
RF Hanging Supplies $6,500.00 $6,500.00 N/A $1,475.88 N/A
UHF - Liquid Cooled Solid State Transmitter 35 - 50 kW $1,473,000.00 $1,800,000.00 Extra submission in transmitter line account. When removed, this will go down $1,781,793.53 The sub total is more than the Estimated Cost because the payment for $497,967.16 has been requested twice. The last item (#5) needs to be deleted. Thank you Ted H.
Transformer 3 phase/480v - 500 KVA $48,400.00 $6,100.00 Cost lowered by $41,000. Some added back to Overall electrical cost $6,100.00 N/A
2" Rigid Conduit and Wiring (Cost per foot) $6,500.00 $0.00 Cost lowered here but added to overall electrical cost N/A N/A
Other Electrical Service: Wiring for water pumps and mask filter blowers $55,000.00 $55,000.00 Based on actual quote. Changed conduit estimate to $0. Reduced Transformer from $41,000 to $6100. Overall electrical cost are lower than first estimated. Changed from $51482 to $55000 due to change in mask filter setup. $53,149.90 N/A
15 Ton system $55,800.00 $14,000.00 Cost to move a HVAC unit. Shared cost with WAXN-TV 12793 $13,288.00 N/A
Other -- Building Addition Size: 320.0 $20,600.00 $20,600.00 N/A $14,188.11 N/A
Auxiliary Transmitter ULXTE-30 $712,500.00 $654,864.87 $415,176.57
Combiner $7,300.00 $7,300.00 This is half the cost. Shared with WAXN-TV N/A N/A
UHF - Liquid Cooled Solid State Transmitter 14.2 - 20 kW $684,000.00 $626,614.87 N/A $415,176.57 N/A
2" Rigid Conduit and Wiring (Cost per foot) $6,500.00 $6,250.00 N/A N/A N/A
Other Electrical Service: Wiring for water pumps and mask filter blowers $10,000.00 $10,000.00 N/A N/A N/A
Coax Switch $4,700.00 $4,700.00 N/A N/A N/A

Components

Actual Information Description File Name
Distilled Water Information not provided.
Plumbing Supplies

Component Description:
Anchors Concrete, pipe cutter vise
Amount:
$647.84

Component Description:
Struct washer, copper pipe,anchors, pipe cutter
Amount:
$601.09

Component Description:
Plumbing supplies, concrete anchors, threaded rod, unistruit, pipe clamps
Amount:
$1,554.10
RF Equipment

Component Description:
WSOC-TV 74070. $270.00 parts plus $18.72 freight
Amount:
$288.72

Component Description:
RF Parts for WSOC-TV 74070
Amount:
$544.30

Component Description:
WSOC-TV 74070 $508.50 parts cost plus $83.08 freight
Amount:
$591.58

Component Description:
RF parts for WSOC TV 74070 1098.00 plus 358.17 frieght
Amount:
$1,456.17

Component Description:
WSOC 74070 Parts costs 2772.00 plus freight of 91.90
Amount:
$2,863.90

Component Description:
RF parts for WSOC-TV 74070 Parts were $3492.00 plus $109.57 for freight
Amount:
$3,601.57

Component Description:
RF Equipment, Hangers, Elbows, Hardware Kits, Flangeds
Amount:
$6,769.85

Component Description:
RF parts for WSOC-TV 74070 6301.80 plus 175.49 for freight
Amount:
$6,477.29

Component Description:
RF sample cables
Amount:
$1,630.70

Component Description:
WSOC-TV 74070 $8046.00 parts cost plus $217.14 freight
Amount:
$8,263.14

Component Description:
Transmission line, flange adapters, line hangers to move WSOC current Auxiliary Transmitter to make room for new WSOC Main transmitter
Amount:
$4,204.87
RF Hanging Supplies

Component Description:
Unistrit stands, connecting plates
Amount:
$457.75

Component Description:
Unistrit connecting plates, 1 1/2" ball values
Amount:
$1,018.13
UHF - Liquid Cooled Solid State Transmitter 35 - 50 kW

Component Description:
Invoice 3 of 3 for WSOC main Transmitter
Amount:
$331,959.59

Component Description:
1/3 Down payment due prior to shipment
Amount:
$453,899.62

Component Description:
Down Payment for WSOC Main Transmitter
Amount:
$497,967.16

Component Description:
Re-submit of invoice & quote. Incorrect amount entered the first time. This is corrected amount.
Amount:
$497,967.16

Component Description:
1/3 down payment of WSOC-TV MAIN transmitter
Amount:
$497,967.16
Transformer 3 phase/480v - 500 KVA

Component Description:
480 VAC to 240 VAC, 300 KVA transformer for WSOC transmitter install
Amount:
$6,100.00
2" Rigid Conduit and Wiring (Cost per foot) Information not provided.
Other Electrical Service: Wiring for water pumps and mask filter blowers

Component Description:
Payment for additional AC breakers and unistrut ADDED QUOTE PER MSG 1994016
Amount:
$1,752.00

Component Description:
Payment for installing Mask Filter cooling fans ADDED QUOTE PER MSG 1993914
Amount:
$2,490.00

Component Description:
35% payment on PO CPG11681. Invoice # 13395
Amount:
$18,018.70

Component Description:
Electrical work during install of WSOC-TV transmitter
Amount:
$30,889.20
15 Ton system

Component Description:
Cost to move a HVAC Condenser, includes new concrete pad and ice bridge. ADDED CO PER MSG 1991307
Amount:
$13,288.00
Other -- Building Addition Size: 320.0

Component Description:
Metal doors for building addition - WSOC Share
Amount:
$1,821.11

Component Description:
Building Addition Shared cost with WAXN-TV 12793
Amount:
$12,367.00
Combiner Information not provided.
UHF - Liquid Cooled Solid State Transmitter 14.2 - 20 kW

Component Description:
Re-submit with PO & Invoice
Amount:
$208,871.62

Component Description:
1/3 down payment of WSOC-TV AUX transmitter minus the estimated freight (1/3 of $7700, $2566.67)
Amount:
$206,304.95
2" Rigid Conduit and Wiring (Cost per foot) Information not provided.
Other Electrical Service: Wiring for water pumps and mask filter blowers Information not provided.
Coax Switch Information not provided.

Cost Information

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Antennas

Where no predetermined cost estimate is available, any estimate provided will also become the predetermined cost (displayed in italics).
Description Predetermined
Cost Estimate
Estimated Cost Estimated Cost Justification Actual Cost Actual Cost Justification
Sub-total $274,360.00 $391,952.50 N/A $278,566.66 N/A
Total for all systems $4,030,970.00 $4,129,562.37 N/A $2,712,062.02 N/A
Primary Antenna TUP-04-12-1 (S) $6,730.00 $4,185.00 $4,185.00
Sweep test of existing antenna $6,730.00 $4,185.00 ***System Notice: Estimate adjusted and locked because line has been superseded.***Dummy enter per Jeff Newman 202-418-2046 $4,185.00 Actual is lower than estimated
Primary Antenna TFU-31EBT/VP-R $267,630.00 $387,767.50 $274,381.66
UHF - High Power Top Mount (200-1000 kW), One station antenna, horizontally polarized $247,000.00 $371,205.00 Based on actual quote from Dielectric LLC $265,929.53 N/A
Elbow complex, single channel, at antenna input, per 7 3/16. feedline (if needed) $13,900.00 $12,382.50 N/A $5,572.13 N/A
Sweep test of existing antenna $6,730.00 $4,180.00 N/A $2,880.00 N/A

Components

Actual Information Description File Name
Sweep test of existing antenna

Component Description:
Reimbursement for Engineering Contract work.
Amount:
$4,185.00
UHF - High Power Top Mount (200-1000 kW), One station antenna, horizontally polarized

Component Description:
Down payment of antenna/TL, elbow complex MSG 2122577
Amount:
$265,929.53
Elbow complex, single channel, at antenna input, per 7 3/16. feedline (if needed)

Component Description:
Down payment of elbow complex ADDED QUOTE
Amount:
$5,572.13
Sweep test of existing antenna

Component Description:
Item #21 Repack sweep Redo requested 5/9/18 per Natasha Lamothe
Amount:
$2,880.00

Cost Information

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Transmission Line

Where no predetermined cost estimate is available, any estimate provided will also become the predetermined cost (displayed in italics).
Description Predetermined
Cost Estimate
Estimated Cost Estimated Cost Justification Actual Cost Actual Cost Justification
Sub-total $422,670.00 $402,120.00 N/A $90,435.15 N/A
Total for all systems $4,030,970.00 $4,129,562.37 N/A $2,712,062.02 N/A
Primary Transmission Line $304,500.00 $289,800.00 $90,435.15
Rigid Transmission Line - copper, 7 3/16" $304,500.00 $289,800.00 N/A $90,435.15 N/A
Auxiliary Transmission Line $118,170.00 $112,320.00 $0.00
Rigid Transmission Line - copper, 6 1/8" $118,170.00 $112,320.00 N/A N/A N/A

Components

Actual Information Description File Name
Rigid Transmission Line - copper, 7 3/16"

Component Description:
Down payment transmission line (Item 4) ADDED QUOTE
Amount:
$84,562.65

Component Description:
Item #20 Extra 7-75 T/L redo requested 5/9/18 per Natasha Lamothe ADDED QUOTE
Amount:
$5,872.50
Rigid Transmission Line - copper, 6 1/8" Information not provided.

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Tower Equipment and Rigging Costs

Where no predetermined cost estimate is available, any estimate provided will also become the predetermined cost (displayed in italics).
Description Predetermined
Cost Estimate
Estimated Cost Estimated Cost Justification Actual Cost Actual Cost Justification
Sub-total $210,500.00 $200,000.00 N/A $0.00 N/A
Total for all systems $4,030,970.00 $4,129,562.37 N/A $2,712,062.02 N/A
Primary Tower TOWER $210,500.00 $200,000.00 $0.00
Tall Tower (greater than 500') $210,500.00 $200,000.00 This is half the cost. The other half is on WAXN-TV's form. N/A N/A

Components

Information not provided.

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Outside Professional Services

Where no predetermined cost estimate is available, any estimate provided will also become the predetermined cost (displayed in italics).
Description Predetermined
Cost Estimate
Estimated Cost Estimated Cost Justification Actual Cost Actual Cost Justification
Sub-total $155,365.00 $163,700.00 N/A $18,393.10 N/A
Total for all systems $4,030,970.00 $4,129,562.37 N/A $2,712,062.02 N/A
Outside Professional Services $155,365.00 $163,700.00 $18,393.10
Additional Field Engineering Service, 2 Days $17,500.00 $17,500.00 N/A N/A N/A
RF Exposure Measurements $21,050.00 $20,000.00 N/A N/A N/A
Comprehensive coverage verification via field study, if needed $84,200.00 $80,000.00 N/A N/A N/A
Attorney Fees -Prepare and File FCC Form 2100 (main), License to Cover Application $2,365.00 $2,250.00 N/A N/A N/A
Attorney Fees - Aux Antenna, prepare and File Form 2100 Construction Permit or License Application $4,210.00 $4,000.00 N/A $3,056.70 N/A
Attorney Fees - Prepare and File FCC Form 2100 (main), Construction Permit Application $5,260.00 $5,000.00 N/A $4,813.40 N/A
RF Consulting Engineer Fees- Aux Antenna: Prepare engineering section of FCC Form 2100, License to Cover Application $1,580.00 $1,500.00 N/A N/A N/A
Project management of the transition $3,950.00 $3,750.00 N/A N/A N/A
Prepare and or review reimbursement form $2,630.00 $2,500.00 N/A N/A N/A
Perform engineering study for new channel assignment and antenna development $7,360.00 $22,200.00 Actual Engineering Cost. See attached. $10,523.00 Actual is less than Estimated. This invoice is for work with WSOC and WAXN. Requesting 50% for WSOC
Prepare engineering section of FCC Form 2100 (main), Construction Permit Application $3,155.00 $3,000.00 N/A N/A N/A
RF Consulting Engineer Fees- Aux Antenna: Prepare engineering section of FCC Form 2100, Construction Permit Application $2,105.00 $2,000.00 N/A N/A N/A

Components

Actual Information Description File Name
Additional Field Engineering Service, 2 Days Information not provided.
RF Exposure Measurements Information not provided.
Comprehensive coverage verification via field study, if needed Information not provided.
Attorney Fees -Prepare and File FCC Form 2100 (main), License to Cover Application Information not provided.
Attorney Fees - Aux Antenna, prepare and File Form 2100 Construction Permit or License Application

Component Description:
Full payment of invoice for legal services for WSOC-TV repack.
Amount:
$1,336.30

Component Description:
Full payment of invoice for legal services for WSOC-TV repack.
Amount:
$1,421.20

Component Description:
Re-submit of invoice after removal of non-reimbursable item. New amount requested
Amount:
$299.20

Component Description:
Full payment of invoice for legal services for WSOC-TV repack.
Amount:
$419.80
Attorney Fees - Prepare and File FCC Form 2100 (main), Construction Permit Application

Component Description:
Full payment of invoice for legal services for WSOC-TV repack.
Amount:
$1,933.50

Component Description:
Full Payment of invoice for legal services for WSOC-TV repack. #The is a redo, correcting the wrong amount of invoice 5/8/18 #
Amount:
$2,521.80

Component Description:
Full payment of invoice for legal services for WSOC-TV repack.
Amount:
$358.10
RF Consulting Engineer Fees- Aux Antenna: Prepare engineering section of FCC Form 2100, License to Cover Application Information not provided.
Project management of the transition Information not provided.
Prepare and or review reimbursement form Information not provided.
Perform engineering study for new channel assignment and antenna development

Component Description:
Requesting 50% of invoice WSOC
Amount:
$10,523.00
Prepare engineering section of FCC Form 2100 (main), Construction Permit Application Information not provided.
RF Consulting Engineer Fees- Aux Antenna: Prepare engineering section of FCC Form 2100, Construction Permit Application Information not provided.

Cost Information

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Other Expenses

Where no predetermined cost estimate is available, any estimate provided will also become the predetermined cost (displayed in italics).
Description Predetermined
Cost Estimate
Estimated Cost Estimated Cost Justification Actual Cost Actual Cost Justification
Sub-total $27,695.00 $27,095.00 N/A $0.00 N/A
Total for all systems $4,030,970.00 $4,129,562.37 N/A $2,712,062.02 N/A
Other Expenses $27,695.00 $27,095.00 $0.00
MVPD Notification of Channel Change $7,500.00 $7,500.00 N/A N/A N/A
Develop and air announcement of upcoming channel change $1,100.00 $1,100.00 N/A N/A N/A
Equipment Storage $2,600.00 $2,600.00 N/A N/A N/A
Equipment Delivery and Handling Charges $0.00 $0.00 N/A $0.00 N/A
DTV Medical Facility Notification $11,550.00 $11,000.00 N/A N/A N/A
FCC Filing Fees - Form 2100 minor change CP application $1,110.00 $1,070.00 N/A N/A N/A
FCC Filing Fees - Form 2100 license to cover application $335.00 $325.00 N/A N/A N/A
Disposal Costs (for equipment and other waste, net of any salvage value) $3,500.00 $3,500.00 N/A N/A N/A

Components

Information not provided.

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Grand Total

Predetermined
Cost Estimate
Estimated Cost Actual Cost
Total for all systems $4,030,970.00 $4,129,562.37 $2,712,062.02

Reimbursement Status

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Question Response
The facility has ceased operating on its pre-auction channel. No
Construction of final facilities or all necessary modifications are complete. No
All receipts for reimbursement have been submitted no further costs are expected to be incurred. Note this will lock the Form 399 from further editing and begin close-out procedures with the Fund Administrator. No

Certification

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Section Question Response
Submission of Estimated Expenses Statements

WILLFUL FALSE STATEMENTS ON THIS FORM ARE PUNISHABLE BY FINE AND/OR IMPRISONMENT (U.S. CODE, TITLE 18, SECTION 1001), AND/OR REVOCATION OF ANY STATION LICENSE OR CONSTRUCTION PERMIT (U.S. CODE, TITLE 47, SECTION 312(a)(1), AND/OR FORFEITURE (U.S. CODE, TITLE 47, SECTION 503), AND ANY FALSE STATEMENTS COULD SUBJECT THIS ENTITY TO LIABILITY UNDER THE FALSE CLAIMS ACT.

  1. The Authorized Person signing below certifies that he/she is authorized to submit this TV Broadcaster Relocation Fund Reimbursement Form on behalf of the above-named entity.

  2. The above-named entity acknowledges that all certifications and attached documentation are considered material representations.

  3. The above-named entity acknowledges the submission of the information herein creates no obligation on the part of the government to pay any amount.

  4. The above-named entity certifies that the equipment and services paid for with money from the TV Broadcaster Relocation Fund are necessary to change channels (broadcasters) or to continue to carry the signal of a broadcaster that changes channels (MVPD).

  5. The above-named entity certifies that all payments from the TV Broadcaster Relocation Fund (Fund) received by the entity listed on this form will be used only for expenses that are eligible for reimbursement from the Fund.

  6. The above-named entity certifies that it will maintain and provide to the Commission detailed records, including receipts, of all costs eligible for reimbursement actually incurred.

  7. The above-named entity acknowledges that overpayments or payments in error must be promptly refunded to the Commission.

  8. The above-named entity certifies that it is in full compliance with all statutes, rules, regulations and governmental requirements for which compliance is a pre-requisite for obtaining the payments herein requested.

I declare, under penalty of perjury, that I am an authorized representative of the above-named applicant for the Authorization(s) specified above.

Ted Hand

Director of Engineering/Operations


10/22/2018

Certification

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Section Question Response
Submission of Actual Cost Documentation Statements

WILLFUL FALSE, FRAUDULENT, OR FICTITIOUS STATEMENTS ON THIS FORM ARE PUNISHABLE BY FINE AND/OR IMPRISIONMENT (U.S. CODE, TITLE 18, SECTION 1001), AND/OR REVOCATION OF ANY STATION LICENSE OR CONSTRUCTION PERMIT (U.S. CODE, TITLE 47, SECTION 312(a)(1), AND/OR FORFEITURE (U.S. CODE, TITLE 47, SECTION 503), AND ANY FALSE AND/OR FRAUDULENT STATEMENTS COULD SUBJECT THIS ENTITY TO LIABILITY UNDER THE FALSE CLAIMS ACT (U.S. CODE, TITLE 31, SECTIONS 3729-3733).

  1. The Authorized Person signing below certifies and represents that he/she is authorized to submit this TV Broadcaster Relocation Fund Reimbursement Form on behalf of the above-named entity.

  2. The above-named entity certifies that the statements in this form and attached documentation are true, complete, and correct.

  3. The above-named entity acknowledges that all certifications and attached documentation are considered material representations.

  4. The above-named entity acknowledges the submission of the information herein creates no obligation on the part of the government to pay any amount.

  5. The above-named entity certifies that the equipment and services paid for with money from the TV Broadcaster Relocation Fund are necessary to change channels (full power and Class A stations) and/or otherwise modify a television station’s facility as a result of the spectrum repack (LPTV/TV Translator stations); or to minimize service disruption resulting from a repacked television station (FM stations); or to continue to carry the signal of a broadcaster that changes channels (MVPD) .

  6. The above-named entity certifies that all payments from the TV Broadcaster Relocation Fund (Fund) received by the entity listed on this form will be used only for expenses that are eligible for reimbursement from the Fund.

  7. The above-named entity certifies that the cost information/documents submitted reflect costs actually incurred.

  8. The above-named entity acknowledges that overpayments or payments in error must be promptly refunded to the Commission.

  9. The above-named entity certifies that it is in full compliance with all statutes, rules, regulations and governmental requirements for which compliance is a prerequisite for obtaining the payments herein requested.

I declare, under penalty of perjury, that I am an authorized representative of the above-named applicant for the Authorization(s) specified above.

Ted Hand

Director of Engineering/Operations


10/22/2018

Attachments

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