Chapter 56 Minutes – 6-26-18

SBE Chapter 56 Meeting Minutes of June 26, 2018

Location: OETA Studios, Tulsa

Chapter Chairman Don Dobbs called the meeting to order and asked everyone to introduce themselves.

  • Approval of Meeting Minutes: 

    The minutes of the last meeting were posted on the Chapter 56 Website. The motion was made and seconded that the minutes be accepted as posted. The motion passed without objection.

  • Treasurers Report: 

    Treasurer’s report was presented and accepted with objection.A motion was made by Herring, seconded by Hardy and approved to reimburse Don Dobbs receipts for NAB.

  • Secretary’s report 

    Nothing to report

  • Frequency Coordination above 1 GHz:No Report
  • Frequency Coordination below 1 GHz: 

    Richard Hardy said that he working on the responses of Wireless mic frequencies and the frequencies in use at this time.

  • EAS Report: 

    Nothing to Report

  • Certification Report: 
  • Website Report :
  • Old Business: 
  • New Business: 

    Chairman Don reported out on SBE National. He attended as a contributing member of the National Strategic Planning at SBE on behalf of our Tulsa and Oklahoma City Chapters..  About 36 Engineers met to discuss and formulate best practices on how to move not only our industry but SBE forward.  Similar challenges exist in our stations as in the National group.  The committee identified the Web site as an opportunity.  The Seattle SBE members were outspoken with other ideas.  Recommendations that were made were going to the SBE Board.Richard Hardy reminded everyone there is still time to register your C band receivers. Also 5 G carriers are beginning to be authorized.

  • Adjournment: 

    Meeting was adjourned

  • Program:

    “Loudness Control in Broadcast & File Based Workflows” was presented by Bob Orban with Orban Labs.