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FCC Form 399: Reimbursement Request

Approved by OMB 3060-1178
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(REFERENCE COPY - Not for submission) FCC Form 399: Reimbursement Request

Facility ID:
125434
Service:
LPD
Call Sign:
K27MT-D
Channel:
27 (UHF)
File Number:
0000089204
FRN:
0003714938
Eligibility Status:
Eligible
Date Submitted:
10/07/2020

Applicant Information

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Applicant Name, Type, and Contact Information

Applicant Address Phone Email Applicant Type

MAINSTREET BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.

Doing Business As: MAINSTREET BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.

Paul R. Bossert

516 MAIN STREET

WALSENBURG, CO 81089

United States

+1 (719) 738-3636 PAUL@KSPK.COM Corporation

Reimbursement Contact Information

Reimbursement Contact Name and Information

Applicant Address Phone Email

[Confidential]

 

 

 


Preparer Contact Information

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Preparer Contact Name and Information

Applicant Address Phone Email

The Preparer is same as the reimbursement contact.

 

 

 

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. No
Briefly describe transition plan K27MT-D was part of "Phase 0" and had to transition from channel 47 to channel 27 by October 31, 2017, as per T-Mobile. Station's antenna, transmission line and stringent filter were replaced. The previous transmitter and exciter were reused.

Transmitters

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Section Question Response
Transmitter Related Expenses Do you have transmitter related expenses? No

Antennas

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Section Question Response
Antenna Related Expenses Do you have antenna related expenses? No

Transmission Line

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

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)
Ownership Owned
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 Flexible Foam
Diameter 1 5/8 inches
Number of parallel runs 1
Length 70 feet per run

Primary Transmission Line

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New Transmission Line

Section Question Response
New Transmission Line Costs Use Primary (Main)
Change Type Purchase New
Is this a request for upgraded equipment? No
Type Flexible Foam
Diameter 1 5/8 inches
Number of parallel runs 1
Length 90 feet per run
Justification for New Transmission Line Old antenna was end-fed, new antenna is center-fed, so approximately 20 feet of additional transmission line was needed to make the run, so the old line was replaced.
Interior RF Systems Does the Installation of the Transmission Line require an additional or replacement Inside RF system including switching, patch panels, and dehydrators? No

Primary Transmission Line

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Other Transmission Line Expenses Not Listed

Name Description

Stringent Filter

A new Stringent Filter for Channel 27 was purchased and installed.

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? No

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 4
Explanation A Consulting Engineer was used to prepare the application to move from Channel 47 to Channel 27.
Outside RF consulting Engineering Services Perform engineering study for displacement application Yes
Prepare engineering section of Form FCC Construction Permit Application Yes
For Auxiliary Facility No
For Main Facility Yes
Prepare engineering section of Form FCC License to Cover Application No
Prepare request for Special Temporary Authority No
Prepare Form 601 No
Attorney and Other Outside Consulting Services Prepare and file Form FCC Construction Permit Application No
Prepare and file Form FCC License to Cover Application No
Prepare request for Special Temporary Authority No
Negotiation of Lease and other Matter for Shared Locations No
Prepare or Review FCC Form 399 for Reimbursement No
Form 399 assistance or other program management costs No
RF Field Engineering Services Comprehensive coverage verification via field study No
RF exposure measurements No
Additional Field Engineering Service No

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
Permit and Filing Costs FCC Construction Permit Major Change 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)? No
Does this relocation require Equipment Delivery or Handling Charges not otherwise included in individual item costs? No
Does this relocation require Equipment Storage? No
Point to Point Microwave (STL/ICR) Frequency Coordination for Unidirection System No
Frequency Coordination for Bi-Direction System No
New Point to Point Microwave System No

Other Expenses

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Other Expenses Not Listed

Information not provided.

Cost Information

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Transmitters

Information not provided.

Cost Information

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Antennas

Information not provided.

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 $3,567.25 $2,524.16 N/A $1,116.91 N/A
Total for all systems $9,336.75 $3,514.16 N/A $2,106.91 N/A
Primary Transmission Line $3,567.25 $2,524.16 $1,116.91
Flexible Foam Transmission Line - dielectric, 1 5/8" $2,160.00 $1,116.91 Cost from Manufacturer $1,116.91 Cost for the "Rapid Fit EIA LCF158-50 EIA Connector" was not added correctly on the cost estimate originally submitted.
Stringent Filter $1,407.25 $1,407.25 Cost from Manufacturer $0.00 N/A

Components

Actual Information Description File Name
Flexible Foam Transmission Line - dielectric, 1 5/8"

Component Description:
Actual cost for Rapid Fit EIA LCF158-50 158EIA-LCF158-062 Heliax Connector
Amount:
$321.86

Component Description:
Actual cost for 1-5/8" Foam CELLFLEX Cable LCF158-50JAA7 and OMNI FIT N Female LCP158-50 NF-LCF158-D01 connector
Amount:
$795.05
Stringent Filter

Component Description:
Actual cost for Stringent Bandpass Filter.
Amount:
$1,407.25

Cost Information

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Tower Equipment and Rigging Costs

Information not provided.

Cost Information

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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 $4,324.50 $800.00 N/A $800.00 N/A
Total for all systems $9,336.75 $3,514.16 N/A $2,106.91 N/A
Outside Professional Services $4,324.50 $800.00 $800.00
Prepare engineering section of FCC Form 2100 (main), Construction Permit Application $2,102.50 $0.00 N/A N/A N/A
Perform engineering study for displacement application $1,800.00 $800.00 Actual Cost $800.00 N/A
Project management of the transition $422.00 $0.00 N/A N/A N/A

Components

Actual Information Description File Name
Prepare engineering section of FCC Form 2100 (main), Construction Permit Application Information not provided.
Perform engineering study for displacement application

Component Description:
TV Re-Pack Channel Study & Minor Change application - See under "Consulting", "Romeo, CO", 4 hours @ $200/hr.
Amount:
$800.00
Project management of the transition 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 $1,445.00 $190.00 N/A $190.00 N/A
Total for all systems $9,336.75 $3,514.16 N/A $2,106.91 N/A
Other Expenses $1,445.00 $190.00 $190.00
FCC Filing Fees - Form 2100 license to cover application $335.00 $190.00 Actual Filing Fee $190.00 N/A
FCC Filing Fees - Form 2100 minor change CP application $1,110.00 $0.00 N/A N/A N/A

Components

Actual Information Description File Name
FCC Filing Fees - Form 2100 license to cover application

Component Description:
FCC Form 159
Amount:
$190.00
FCC Filing Fees - Form 2100 minor change CP application Information not provided.

Cost Information

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Grand Total

Predetermined
Cost Estimate
Estimated Cost Actual Cost
Total for all systems $9,336.75 $3,514.16 $2,106.91

Reimbursement Status

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Question Response
The facility has ceased operating on its pre-auction channel. Yes
Construction of final facilities or all necessary modifications are complete. Yes
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. Yes

Certification

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Section Question Response
Submission of Final Allocation or Accounting Information 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 and represents that he/she is authorized to submit this TV Broadcaster Relocation Fund Reimbursement Form on behalf of the above-named entity. The above-named entity acknowledges that all certifications and attached documentation are considered material representations.

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

  3. The above-named entity certifies that all costs identified as "actual costs" herein accurately represent the costs actually paid by the above-named entity, including any discounts, refunds, or rebates.

  4. 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.

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

  6. 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.

Paul R Bossert

President


10/07/2020

Attachments

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