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FCC Form 399: Incentive Auction Relocation Reimbursement Fund System

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(REFERENCE COPY - Not for submission)FCC Form 399: Incentive Auction Relocation Reimbursement Fund System

File Number:
0000028687
FRN:
0003189248
Facility ID:
28476
Repack Channel:
32 (UHF)
Entity:
Broadcaster
Filing Status:
Submitted
Date Submitted:
11/19/2018

Applicant Information

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Applicant Name, Type, and Contact Information

Applicant Address Phone Email Applicant Type

INDEPENDENCE TELEVISION COMPANY

Keith Wilkowski

624 W. MUHAMMAD ALI BLVD

LOUISVILLE, KY 40203

United States

+1 (419) 277-6006 kwilkowski@blockcommunications.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

Gary Schroder

Chief Engineer

WDRB-Independence Television

Steve Ballard

624 W. Muhammad Ali

Louisville, KY 40203

United States

+1 (502) 584-6441 sballard@wdrb.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 The FCC allocated us two frequencies that aren't adjacent to each other (16 & 32). This combination will require 4 antennas and 4 feedlines. The existing tower will not support that much weight. We request to construct a new tower with a "T" top design.

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 Aux/Standby transmitter
Ownership Owned
Owner  
Site  
Is this transmitter currently shared with another station? No
Is this transmitter currently in operating condition? No
Existing Transmitter Manufacturer and Type Manufacturer
Model CZ1000
Year 2002
Type Solid state
IOT Power Type  
Description  
Power capacity  
Solid State Cooling Air
Solid State Power Capacity 1 kw
Other Transmitter Type  

Auxiliary Transmitter

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New Transmitter Costs

Section Question Response
New Transmitter Use Auxiliary (Backup)
Description of Use Aux/Standby transmitter
Change Type Purchase New
Is this a request for upgraded equipment? No
Manufacturer
Model UAXTE-2R37
Transmitter Type Solid state
IOT Power Type  
Other  
Power capacity  
Solid State Cooling Air
Solid State Power Capacity 1 kw
Other Transmitter Type  
Justification for New Transmitter Our present Aux transmitters are no longer supported for repair or retuning by the manufacturer.

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) Yes
Power 150 kVA
Rigid Conduit and Wiring Yes
Size 2 inches
Length 100.0 feet
Other Electrical Service No
Description  
HVAC Service Does the replacement transmitter require HVAC Service? No
Type
Size
Other Size  
Transmitter Building Addition/Modification or Leasehold Improvement Does the Transmitter Building require an addition, modification, other leashold improvement? No
Size
Channel 14 Costs Is an RF Consulting Engineer needed?
Is a channel 14 Mask Filer needed?
Is additional field engineering time needed?
Number of Days  

Auxiliary Transmitter

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Other Transmitter Cost Not Listed

Name Description

RF Switch

We will need an additional RF switch for the Aux transmitter

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  
Ownership Owned
Owner  
Site  
Is this transmitter currently shared with another station? No
Is this transmitter currently in operating condition? Yes
Existing Transmitter Manufacturer and Type Manufacturer
Model DCX Millineum
Year 2005
Type Inductive Output Tube
IOT Power Type Two
Description  
Power capacity 50 kw
Solid State Cooling  
Solid State Power Capacity  
Other Transmitter Type  

Primary Transmitter

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New Transmitter Costs

Section Question Response
New Transmitter Use Primary (Main)
Description of Use  
Change Type Purchase New
Is this a request for upgraded equipment? Yes
Manufacturer
Model ULXTE-72
Transmitter Type Solid state
IOT Power Type  
Other  
Power capacity  
Solid State Cooling Liquid
Solid State Power Capacity 58 kw
Other Transmitter Type  
Justification for New Transmitter Comark, Our present transmitter manufacturer will not support the retuning of our existing IOT transmitters. Our intention is to replace them. We will pay extra for a model with power ratings for ATSC 3.0.

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 300 kVA
Rigid Conduit and Wiring Yes
Size 3 inches
Length 100.0 feet
Other Electrical Service Yes
Description Two transmitters, main and Aux will need to be wired simultaneously.
HVAC Service Does the replacement transmitter require HVAC Service? No
Type
Size
Other Size  
Transmitter Building Addition/Modification or Leasehold Improvement Does the Transmitter Building require an addition, modification, other leashold improvement? No
Size
Channel 14 Costs Is an RF Consulting Engineer needed?
Is a channel 14 Mask Filer needed?
Is additional field engineering time needed?
Number of Days  

Primary Transmitter

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Other Transmitter Cost Not Listed

Name Description

RF Accessories

RF dummy load, 4 port switch, switch controller

Mask Filter

ATSC Mask filter Kit

Demolition

To prepare for the installation of the new transmitters, we will be required to remove 3 beam transformers, filled with mineral oil.

Installation and proof

Installation of transmitter and proof of performance

Antennas

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

Auxiliary Antenna

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Existing Antenna Information

Section Question Response
Existing Antenna Description Type of change Purchase New
Antenna Use Auxiliary (Backup)
Description of Use Aux/Standby antenna
Ownership Owned
Owner N/A
Site N/A
Is the existing antenna shared with another station or stations? Yes
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 Side-mount
Antenna position in stack Not in Stack
Polarization Horizontal
Type Slotted coaxial
Number of Stations Supported N/A
Number of Panels N/A
Design power capacity in use N/A
Lower Limit N/A
Upper Limit N/A
Other Antenna Type N/A
ERP: 1000.00 kW
Manufacturer
Model TFU-32DSB-R04TC
Year 2005

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

Facility ID Call Sign
34167 WBKI

Auxiliary Antenna

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New Antenna Costs

Section Question Response
New Antenna Description Use Auxiliary (Backup)
Description of Use Aux/Standby
Change Type Purchase New
Is this a request for upgraded equipment? Yes
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 Type Class Full Power
Mounting Side-mount
Antenna position in stack Not in Stack
Polarization Elliptical
Type Slotted coaxial
Number of Stations Supported N/A
Number of Panels/Bays N/A
Lower Limit N/A
Upper Limit N/A
Design power capacity in use N/A
Other Antenna Type N/A
ERP: 724.00 kW
Manufacturer
Model ATW16H3-ESCX-32H
Year 2018
Justification for New Antenna Require new antenna due to new frequency allocation. Costs listed reflect a $15,500.00 up charge for ATSC 3.0 compliant ( Elliptical ) antenna.

Auxiliary 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 6 1/8 inches
Side Mount Brackets Do you require the separate purchase of side mount brackets for a high power antenna? Yes
Pattern Scatter Analysis Do you require separate purchase of pattern scatter analysis for a side mount high or medium power antenna? Yes
Sweep Test Do you require the sweep testing of transmission line and antenna? Yes

Auxiliary Antenna

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Other Antenna Cost Not Listed

Information not provided.

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? Yes
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 single
Antenna position in stack Not in Stack
Polarization Horizontal
Type Slotted coaxial
Number of Stations Supported N/A
Number of Panels N/A
Design power capacity in use N/A
Lower Limit N/A
Upper Limit N/A
Other Antenna Type N/A
ERP: 1000.00 kW
Manufacturer
Model TFU-32-GTH-R-06
Year 2009

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

Facility ID Call Sign
34167 WBKI

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? Yes
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 Type Class Full Power
Mounting Top-mount single
Antenna position in stack Not in Stack
Polarization Elliptical
Type Slotted coaxial
Number of Stations Supported N/A
Number of Panels/Bays N/A
Lower Limit N/A
Upper Limit N/A
Design power capacity in use N/A
Other Antenna Type N/A
ERP: 1000.00 kW
Manufacturer
Model ATW25H3-ET0-32H
Year 2018
Justification for New Antenna Require new antenna due to new frequency allocation. Costs listed reflect a $15,500.00 up charge for ATSC 3.0 compliant ( Elliptical ) 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
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? Yes
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 Aux/standby
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 7 3/16 inches
Segment Length 19 ½ '
Other Segment Length
Number of parallel runs 1
Length 960 feet per run

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

Facility ID Call Sign
34167 WBKI

Auxiliary Transmission Line

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New Transmission Line

Section Question Response
New Transmission Line Costs Use Auxiliary (Backup)
Description of Use Aux/Standby
Change Type Purchase New
Is this a request for upgraded equipment? No
Type Rigid
Diameter 6 1/8 inches
Segment Length 19 ¾ '
Other Segment Length
Number of parallel runs 1
Length 1040 feet per run
Justification for New Transmission Line Required due to new frequency allocation.

Auxiliary Transmission Line

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Other Transmission Line Expenses Not Listed

Name Description

Dehydrator

New dehydrator required for six and one eighth inch line.

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? Yes
Is Transmission Line in operating condition? Yes
Existing Transmission Line Manufacturer and Type Manufacturer
Type Rigid
Diameter 8 3/16 inches
Segment Length 19 ½ '
Other Segment Length
Number of parallel runs 1
Length 1043 feet per run

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

Facility ID Call Sign
34167 WBKI

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
Segment Length 19 ¾ '
Other Segment Length
Number of parallel runs 1
Length 1123 feet per run
Justification for New Transmission Line Required due to new frequency allocation.

Primary Transmission Line

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Other Transmission Line Expenses Not Listed

Name Description

Dehydrator

New Dehydrator required for seven and three sixteenths inch line.

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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Add Tower

Section Question Response
Existing Tower Description Type of change Construct New
Tower Use Primary (Main)
Description of Use N/A
Ownership Owned
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? No
Existing Tower Structure Registration Do you have a tower registration number? Yes
ASR Number 1028421
Coordinates (NAD83) Latitude (NAD83) 38° 21' 00.0" N-
Longitude (NAD83) 085° 50' 57.0" W-
Overall Structure Height 999.99 feet
Support Structure Height 944.87 feet
Ground Elevation Above Mean Sea Level (AMSL) 960.95 feet
Structure Type TOWER - Free Standing or Guyed Structure
Tower Owner Independence Television
Date Constructed 12/01/1972

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
34167 WBKI DTV

Primary Tower

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Tower Construction Costs

Section Question Response
Construct New Tower Use Primary (Main)
Description of Use N/A
Is this a request for upgraded equipment? Yes
Height 999.99 feet
Justification for New Tower The FCC allocated us two frequencies that aren't adjacent to each other (16 & 32). This combination will require 4 antennas and 4 feedlines. The existing tower will not support that much weight. We request to construct a new tower with a "T" top design.

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

Name Description

Foundation

Concrete work for pier and anchors

Transmission line designs

Design drawings of transmission lines

Rental of heavy equipment

Rental of a Sky-jack to off load transmitters and other equipment.

Electric

Provide electricity to base of tower for lighting and ENG antennas.

Installation services

Installation of two WDRB antennas and two WDRB feedlines. Remove old equipment from existing tower and mount on new tower.

Asphalt repair

Funds needed to repair the existing asphalt surface of the tower area after construction,

State taxes

State taxes at 7% for the new tower

Install tower and ice bridge

Charges for the installation of the tower and new ice bridge

Demolition

Removal of old tower and all apparatuses not utilized.

Purchase seven and three sixteenth inch hangers

Utilized to hang seven and three sixteenth inch feedline

Fence removal and installation

Costs for removing existing fence and installing new fence around new tower and guy anchors.

Shipping Freight

Freight charges for tower components

Purchase six and one eighth inch hangers

Utilized to hang six and one eighth inch feedline

Outside Professional Services Costs

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Section Question Response
Outside Project Management Services Do you require outside project management services? No
Number of Hours N/A
Explanation N/A
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 No
For Main Facility Yes
Prepare engineering section of Form FCC License to Cover Application Yes
For Auxiliary Facility No
For Main Facility Yes
Prepare request for Special Temporary Authority Yes
Quantity 1
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 No
For Main Facility Yes
Prepare and file Form FCC License to Cover Application Yes
For Auxiliary Facility No
For Main Facility Yes
Prepare request for Special Temporary Authority Yes
Quantity 1
NEPA Section 106 environmental review No
Environmental Assessment No
ASR Modification Yes
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 Yes
RF Field Engineering Services Comprehensive coverage verification via field study Yes
RF exposure measurements No
Additional Field Engineering Service Yes
Number of Days 14
Justification Taking signal measurements of predetermined radials which will be used to compare after transition.

Outside Professional Services Costs

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Other Professional Services Expenses Not Listed

Name Description

RF Consultant D. Everist

Rf Consultant that files Engineering studies on our behalf.

Advanced site survey GA999TS

Site survey performed by transmitter manufacturer.

Existing-Tower Inspection

Coast-To-Coast Tower performed an inspection for us on the existing tower

Structural Engineering Analysis of Tower

Mark Malouf performed a total of three (to date) structural tower analysis on the WMYO/WDRB existing tower.

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 Yes
Non-zoning permits Yes
BLM or NFS Coordination No
FCC Construction Permit Minor Change No
FCC License to Cover Application Yes
FCC Special Temporary Authority Application Yes
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? No
Does this relocation require Equipment Storage? No
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

Name Description

Project management fees internal

Cost of station personnel man hours working on repack planning

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 $2,193,054.30 $1,661,032.50 N/A $489,669.41 N/A
Total for all systems $6,276,919.30 $5,337,738.50 N/A $1,196,693.85 N/A
Primary Transmitter ULXTE-72 $2,018,645.30 $1,502,408.26 $489,669.41
Installation and proof $82,198.75 $82,198.75 GatesAir Quote Q-65984 $27,399.58 N/A
Demolition $4,500.00 $4,500.00 N/A $4,500.00 N/A
Mask Filter $70,637.32 $70,637.32 GatesAir Quote Q-65984 $23,545.77 N/A
RF Accessories $41,959.23 $41,959.23 GatesAir Quote Q-65984 $13,986.41 N/A
Other Electrical Service: Two transmitters, main and Aux will need to be wired simultaneously. $37,500.00 $37,500.00 N/A N/A N/A
3" Rigid Conduit and Wiring (Cost per foot) $5,000.00 $4,900.00 N/A N/A N/A
Transformer 3 phase/480v - 300 KVA $35,850.00 $12,998.82 GatesAir Quote Q-65984 $4,332.94 N/A
UHF - Liquid Cooled Solid State Transmitter 52 - 61 kW $1,741,000.00 $1,247,714.14 GatesAir Quote Q-65984 $415,904.71 N/A
Auxiliary Transmitter UAXTE-2R37 $174,409.00 $158,624.24 $0.00
RF Switch $23,909.00 $23,909.00 N/A N/A N/A
2" Rigid Conduit and Wiring (Cost per foot) $2,600.00 $2,500.00 N/A N/A N/A
Transformer 3 phase/480v - 150 KVA $24,900.00 $24,300.00 N/A N/A N/A
UHF - Air Cooled Solid State Transmitter 1 - 2.5 kW $123,000.00 $107,915.24 N/A N/A N/A

Components

Actual Information Description File Name
Installation and proof

Component Description:
Installation and Proof (1/3 Down Payment)
Amount:
$27,399.58
Demolition

Component Description:
Labor for transmitter Demolition project
Amount:
$4,500.00
Mask Filter

Component Description:
Mask Filter System (1/3 Down Payment)
Amount:
$23,545.77
RF Accessories

Component Description:
RF Accessories (1/3 Down Payment)
Amount:
$13,986.41
Other Electrical Service: Two transmitters, main and Aux will need to be wired simultaneously. Information not provided.
3" Rigid Conduit and Wiring (Cost per foot) Information not provided.
Transformer 3 phase/480v - 300 KVA

Component Description:
Electrical (1/3 Down Payment)
Amount:
$4,332.94
UHF - Liquid Cooled Solid State Transmitter 52 - 61 kW

Component Description:
Primary Transmitter
Amount:
$415,904.71
RF Switch Information not provided.
2" Rigid Conduit and Wiring (Cost per foot) Information not provided.
Transformer 3 phase/480v - 150 KVA Information not provided.
UHF - Air Cooled Solid State Transmitter 1 - 2.5 kW 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 $496,640.00 $397,771.00 N/A $163,483.79 N/A
Total for all systems $6,276,919.30 $5,337,738.50 N/A $1,196,693.85 N/A
Primary Antenna ATW25H3-ET0-32H $306,670.00 $216,717.00 $113,509.97
Pattern scatter analysis for side mount high/med power antennas (if not included in antenna base cost) $5,120.00 $5,000.00 N/A N/A N/A
Elbow complex, single channel, at antenna input, per 7 3/16. feedline (if needed) $13,500.00 $27,192.00 This is the price quoted by ERI for all the elbows in the line (12). Actual cost may change after we pay for the transmission line design. $5,410.22 N/A
Sweep test of existing antenna $6,550.00 $6,400.00 N/A $1,387.50 N/A
UHF - High Power Top Mount (200-1000 kW), One station antenna , elliptically or circularly polarized $281,500.00 $178,125.00 N/A $106,712.25 N/A
Auxiliary Antenna ATW16H3-ESCX-32H $189,970.00 $181,054.00 $49,973.82
Side mount brackets for high power antennas (if not included in antenna base cost) $22,550.00 $13,000.00 N/A $3,900.00 N/A
UHF - High Power, Side Mount, basic slot antenna, 724 kW input, elliptically or circularly polarized $143,750.00 $143,750.00 N/A $43,125.00 N/A
Sweep test of existing antenna $6,550.00 $6,400.00 N/A N/A N/A
Elbow complex, single channel, at antenna input, per 6 1/8. feedline (if needed) $12,000.00 $12,904.00 This is the cost figure the manufacture had listed for the elbow complex. $2,948.82 N/A
Pattern scatter analysis for side mount high/med power antennas (if not included in antenna base cost) $5,120.00 $5,000.00 N/A N/A N/A

Components

Actual Information Description File Name
Pattern scatter analysis for side mount high/med power antennas (if not included in antenna base cost) Information not provided.
Elbow complex, single channel, at antenna input, per 7 3/16. feedline (if needed)

Component Description:
Primary Antenna - Elbow Complex 7 3/16"
Amount:
$5,410.22
Sweep test of existing antenna

Component Description:
WDRB-210-Primary Antenna - Sweep Test
Amount:
$1,387.50
UHF - High Power Top Mount (200-1000 kW), One station antenna , elliptically or circularly polarized

Component Description:
WDRB-210-Primary Antenna - UHF High Power Top Mount
Amount:
$106,712.25
Side mount brackets for high power antennas (if not included in antenna base cost)

Component Description:
WDRB-250-Auxiliary Antenna - Side Mount Brackets High Power Antenna
Amount:
$3,900.00
UHF - High Power, Side Mount, basic slot antenna, 724 kW input, elliptically or circularly polarized

Component Description:
WDRB-250-Auxiliary Antenna - UHF High Power Side Mount
Amount:
$43,125.00
Sweep test of existing antenna Information not provided.
Elbow complex, single channel, at antenna input, per 6 1/8. feedline (if needed)

Component Description:
WDRB-250-Auxiliary Antenna - Elbow Complex 6 1/8"
Amount:
$2,948.82
Pattern scatter analysis for side mount high/med power antennas (if not included in antenna base cost) 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 $544,629.00 $451,241.00 N/A $138,499.80 N/A
Total for all systems $6,276,919.30 $5,337,738.50 N/A $1,196,693.85 N/A
Primary Transmission Line $328,779.00 $300,052.00 $91,974.79
Dehydrator $10,970.00 $10,970.00 N/A $2,797.35 N/A
Rigid Transmission Line - copper, 7 3/16" $317,809.00 $289,082.00 N/A $89,177.44 N/A
Auxiliary Transmission Line $215,850.00 $151,189.00 $46,525.01
Dehydrator $10,970.00 $10,970.00 N/A $2,797.35 N/A
Rigid Transmission Line - copper, 6 1/8" $204,880.00 $140,219.00 N/A $43,727.66 N/A

Components

Actual Information Description File Name
Dehydrator

Component Description:
WDRB-310-Primary Transmission Line - Dehydrator
Amount:
$2,797.35
Rigid Transmission Line - copper, 7 3/16"

Component Description:
Primary Transmission Line - Rigid Transmission Line 7 3/16"
Amount:
$89,177.44
Dehydrator

Component Description:
WDRB-350-Auxiliary Transmission Line - Dehydrator
Amount:
$2,797.35
Rigid Transmission Line - copper, 6 1/8"

Component Description:
WDRB-350-Auxiliary Transmission Line - Rigid Transmission Line 6 1/8"
Amount:
$43,727.66

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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 $2,786,125.00 $2,581,126.00 N/A $382,555.65 N/A
Total for all systems $6,276,919.30 $5,337,738.50 N/A $1,196,693.85 N/A
Primary Tower TOWER $0.00 $0.00 $0.00
Primary Tower $2,786,125.00 $2,581,126.00 $382,555.65
Transmission line designs $9,250.00 $9,250.00 N/A $2,775.00 N/A
New tower $1,250,000.00 $1,250,000.00 N/A $144,595.50 N/A
Install tower and ice bridge $625,000.00 $625,000.00 N/A $205,875.15 N/A
Installation services $89,286.00 $89,286.00 N/A $7,650.00 N/A
Foundation $200,000.00 $200,000.00 N/A $21,660.00 N/A
State taxes $134,843.00 $134,843.00 N/A N/A N/A
Shipping Freight $11,696.00 $11,696.00 N/A N/A N/A
Asphalt repair $5,000.00 $5,000.00 N/A N/A N/A
Purchase seven and three sixteenth inch hangers $55,413.00 $55,413.00 N/A N/A N/A
Electric $2,500.00 $2,500.00 N/A N/A N/A
Purchase six and one eighth inch hangers $29,922.00 $29,922.00 N/A N/A N/A
Fence removal and installation $5,000.00 $5,000.00 N/A N/A N/A
Tall Tower (greater than 500') $205,000.00 $1.00 Cost reflected in new tower expense N/A N/A
Demolition $160,715.00 $160,715.00 N/A N/A N/A
Rental of heavy equipment $2,500.00 $2,500.00 N/A N/A N/A

Components

Actual Information Description File Name
Transmission line designs

Component Description:
Construct New Tower - Transmission Line designs (Primary & Aux)
Amount:
$2,775.00
New tower

Component Description:
Construct New Tower - New Tower
Amount:
$143,553.00

Component Description:
Survey of new tower location and support cables. Fieldwork. Drawing and process data.
Amount:
$1,042.50
Install tower and ice bridge

Component Description:
Construct New Tower - Install Tower and Ice Bridge
Amount:
$205,875.15
Installation services

Component Description:
Construct New Tower - Installation Services
Amount:
$7,650.00
Foundation

Component Description:
WDRB-480-Construct New Tower - Foundation
Amount:
$21,660.00
State taxes Information not provided.
Shipping Freight Information not provided.
Asphalt repair Information not provided.
Purchase seven and three sixteenth inch hangers Information not provided.
Electric Information not provided.
Purchase six and one eighth inch hangers Information not provided.
Fence removal and installation Information not provided.
Tall Tower (greater than 500') Information not provided.
Demolition Information not provided.
Rental of heavy equipment 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 $213,693.00 $211,053.00 N/A $22,485.20 N/A
Total for all systems $6,276,919.30 $5,337,738.50 N/A $1,196,693.85 N/A
Outside Professional Services $213,693.00 $211,053.00 $22,485.20
Structural Engineering Analysis of Tower $16,300.00 $16,300.00 Per invoice $9,300.00 N/A
Existing-Tower Inspection $5,000.00 $5,000.00 N/A $5,000.00 N/A
Advanced site survey GA999TS $17,353.00 $17,353.00 N/A $8,185.20 N/A
RF Consultant D. Everist $50,000.00 $50,000.00 N/A N/A N/A
Additional Field Engineering Service, 14 Days $11,650.00 $11,650.00 N/A N/A N/A
Comprehensive coverage verification via field study, if needed $81,900.00 $80,000.00 N/A N/A N/A
ASR modification (prepare FCC Form 854) $2,050.00 $2,000.00 N/A N/A N/A
Attorney Fees - Prepare and File request for Special Temporary Authorization $3,585.00 $3,500.00 N/A N/A N/A
Attorney Fees -Prepare and File FCC Form 2100 (main), License to Cover Application $2,305.00 $2,250.00 N/A N/A N/A
Attorney Fees - Prepare and File FCC Form 2100 (main), Construction Permit Application $5,120.00 $5,000.00 N/A N/A N/A
Prepare engineering section of FCC Form 2100 (main), License to Cover Application $1,535.00 $1,500.00 N/A N/A N/A
Prepare engineering section of FCC Form 2100 (main), Construction Permit Application $3,070.00 $3,000.00 N/A N/A N/A
Prepare and or review reimbursement form $2,560.00 $2,500.00 N/A N/A N/A
Address transition timing and coordination issues w/ other stations and wireless $2,560.00 $2,500.00 N/A N/A N/A
Perform engineering study for new channel assignment and antenna development $7,170.00 $7,000.00 N/A N/A N/A
Prepare request for Special Temporary Authorization $1,535.00 $1,500.00 N/A N/A N/A

Components

Actual Information Description File Name
Structural Engineering Analysis of Tower

Component Description:
Site plan and survey of broadcast tower
Amount:
$5,800.00

Component Description:
Structural Analysis
Amount:
$3,500.00
Existing-Tower Inspection

Component Description:
Completion of complete tower inspection at WDRB TV tower.
Amount:
$5,000.00
Advanced site survey GA999TS

Component Description:
Site Survey
Amount:
$8,185.20
RF Consultant D. Everist Information not provided.
Additional Field Engineering Service, 14 Days Information not provided.
Comprehensive coverage verification via field study, if needed Information not provided.
ASR modification (prepare FCC Form 854) Information not provided.
Attorney Fees - Prepare and File request for Special Temporary Authorization Information not provided.
Attorney Fees -Prepare and File FCC Form 2100 (main), License to Cover Application Information not provided.
Attorney Fees - Prepare and File FCC Form 2100 (main), Construction Permit Application Information not provided.
Prepare engineering section of FCC Form 2100 (main), License to Cover Application Information not provided.
Prepare engineering section of FCC Form 2100 (main), Construction Permit Application Information not provided.
Prepare and or review reimbursement form Information not provided.
Address transition timing and coordination issues w/ other stations and wireless Information not provided.
Perform engineering study for new channel assignment and antenna development Information not provided.
Prepare request for Special Temporary Authorization Information not provided.

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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 $42,778.00 $35,515.00 N/A $0.00 N/A
Total for all systems $6,276,919.30 $5,337,738.50 N/A $1,196,693.85 N/A
Other Expenses $42,778.00 $35,515.00 $0.00
Project management fees internal $15,000.00 $15,000.00 N/A N/A N/A
MVPD Notification of Channel Change $1,000.00 $1,000.00 N/A N/A N/A
Develop and air announcement of upcoming channel change $1,000.00 $1,000.00 N/A N/A N/A
Disposal Costs (for equipment and other waste, net of any salvage value) $4,000.00 $4,000.00 N/A N/A N/A
Non-zoning permits $3,000.00 $3,000.00 N/A N/A N/A
Local Zoning $7,000.00 $7,000.00 N/A N/A N/A
FCC Filing Fees - Special Temporary Authorization request $195.00 $190.00 N/A N/A N/A
FCC Filing Fees - Form 2100 license to cover application $333.00 $325.00 N/A N/A N/A
DTV Medical Facility Notification $11,250.00 $4,000.00 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 $6,276,919.30 $5,337,738.50 $1,196,693.85

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Question Response
Is construction complete? 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.

Gary Schroder , Schroder .

Chief Engineer


11/19/2018

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