REC's family of online tools are available to perform research, stay informed, answer your questions, check on the potential for a change and in some cases, request changes to your LPFM station. (Resources in highlighted boxes are mobile friendly.)
Allows existing LPFM stations to check availability of different channels, moves and check maximum ERP available.
The most comprehensive broadcast data inquiry tool out there. Covers broadcast and amateur radio plus Canada Japan, UK, Ireland and Australia.
Your dashboard to the application activity at the FCC Media Bureau. Updated in real-time throughout the business day.
LPFM Public FIle
LPFM stations can now have a public inspection file similar to those required for full-service stations. Station participation is voluntary.
Self service filing of FCC Form 319 to cover a construction permit or modify a station license.
Tracking developments and archived information from LPFM and NCE filing windows.
Uses FCC resources to calculate HAAT, site elevation and maximum HAAT based on station class.
Supporting REC's proposal in RM-11287 to create a Low Power AM (LPAM) service using distance spacing.
Calculate propagation curves used in FM and TV broadcasting.
Land Mobile Curves
Calculate propagation curves used in land mobile VHF (30~174 MHz). Also useful for 6m and 2m ham bands.
Find registered tower structures as well as towers represented by American Tower and SBA Tower.
Convert geographic coordinates from NAD83 to NAD27 or vice versa..
Used to determine power density for compliance with the FCC's environmental protection rules.
Enter an address and get coordinates, elevation and other goodies from the REC database as well as elected officials..
LP250 Antenna Check
Calculate Transmitter Power Output for LP-250 based on current LP-100 facilities.