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How would I go about making a low power radio station? any helpful info would be... helpful.? Answered

I would like to start a low power radio station, only part time on the weekends. What kind of equipment would i need? 


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Re-design (author)2009-11-15

AM, or FM?  What frequency?  How far do you want it to reach?

Do you want a kit or something prebuilt?

If FM stereo or mono?

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kiffer360 (author)Re-design2009-11-16

I was thinking FM, but i understand that AM is easier to transmit. 
Prebuilt would be the way to go.
It does not matter to me wether it is sterio or mono. 

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Re-design (author)kiffer3602009-11-16

Check this out.  These are FM.  Several kits and several prebuilt.

FM is not any harder to do than good AM.

How far do you want to broadcast?

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NobodyInParticular (author)2009-11-15

How low, exactly? One that transmits only to your block can be operated without a license.  To run a more powerful one, you either need to obtain a license or operate on a purely experimental basis. (The FCC has regulatory exceptions for experimentation, provided you don't make a nuisance of yourself.)


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Sandisk1duo (author)2009-11-14