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Hi, I am Mark H Voris Chief Engineer for the Spirit Catholic Radio Network. Allow me to share the technical side of things here at Spirit Catholic Radio.
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Spirit Catholic Radio Network Coverage Map. Click on map for larger image.
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KVSS ON THE AIR FOR 15 YEARS
The station went on the air in 1999 with 500 watts ERP and an antenna on a wooden pole up 60 feet off the ground. The transmitter consisted of of an exciter and amplifier.
Here is the transmitter fully operationial on display at the studios of KVSS.

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This is a video of taking signal measurements of 102.7 KVSS

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OMAHA STUDIOS

Omaha Studios at 13326 A Street. Click on images to make them larger
Our new computer automation system is up and
running. Image1 the screen in the studio Image2 the server and air workstations Image3 the backs of the server and workstations Image4 the audio interfaces for the air workstations. The system is a

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LIINCOLN STUDIO


Spirit Catholic Radio continues to change in a lot of ways. Recently we installed new mics and a new console in our Lincoln Studio.
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GRAND ISLAND STUDIO


The entrance of the KJWM studio in Grand Island
The new studio in Grand Island ready for work.
A closeup of the remote studio console.
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KVSS TRANSMITTER


Channel 42 KPTM tower, 102.7 is at the 1270' level.
The transmitter is a Broadcast Electronics FM-25T 25kW with FX-50 exciter. The power tube is a 4CX20000A and the driver is solid state.
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KOLB TRANSMITTER


The tower is 400' with antenna at the top. The transmitter is a Broadcast Electronics FM-25T 25kW with FX-50 exciter. The power tube is a 4CX20000A and the driver is solid state.
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KJWM TRANSMITTER


The tower for KTVG-TV, KJWM is at the 547' level towards the top.

Transmitter for KJWMThe 5000 watt transmitter for KJWM.
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KFJS TRANSMITTER


The tower for KNOP-TV, KFJS is at the 335' level.

KFJS equipment rack.
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K207BY TRANSLATOR

The translator and antenna are located at the KCSR AM studios.
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K257FK TRANSLATOR

K257FK equipment rack and antenna. This translator
retransmits 102.7 KVSS for Columbus.

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