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SWR FM3/3 medium power FM antenna, with fine matcher.   Bottom feed, 1 5/8 EIA flange, on 92.3 Mhz, Used very little. Price $1500.00
Buyer pays shipping. Contact Val at 308-236-7201

Location: Kearney, NE

Contact: Val Lane     308-236-7201  |


Shively Bandpass filter

 a Shively Labs 2524-3A. In excellent physical condition.  Was operating at 22Kw when removed from service when the station moved to a new site.

Location: Corpus Cristi, TX

Contact: Fred Hoffmann  361-877-4000  |


Wheatstone Vorsis Mic Processor

Excellent condition and only used in a smoke free home studio. It was purcased new in 2020 from BSW. Send email to for pics. $695. cash or a cleared check only. Will ship USPS Priority mail to the 48 Continential USA states only in the original shipping box it came to me in.

Location: West Columbia, SC

Contact: Dave Fowler  8032383165   |


Aphex Compellor with Comrex BRIClink

Aphex Compellor With Comrex Bric-Link -Connecting Cables (XLR, Cat5, Power) – Comrex Bric-Link Tools CD/Manual

Have Pictures I can send to anyone interested

Used – Very Good Condition
Aphex New $1,000 – Bric-Link II New $1,500 Total = $2,500  Asking $1,500 OBO

Location: Missouri

Contact: Todd Riley  17276880882  |


Optimod 8100A, Audemat/BW 3B Mini Silver

  • Audemat/BW 3B Mini Silver audio processor. Asking $1000 0bo. Buyer pays shipping.
  • Orban Optimod 8100A, good condition. Asking $750. Buyer pays shipping.

Location: Escanaba, MI

Contact: Todd Mohr  2313011667



Telos Z/IP One

Telos Zip one with AES ports, also has the aptX audio codec license unlocked.
Has been used as a backup, Just took out of service. working as expected.

Price: $2200 w/free shipping stateside

Location: Rockcastle, KY

Contact: Daniel Skrha  6063084394  |

Moseley DSP 6000 4 channel digital decoder

This item was working when removed from service after its mating encoder met with an untimely death. If you have a system and need another decoder for a spare or a second site here’s your chance.

Location: Redfield SD

Contact: Ron Schacht  605-475-3001  |

Gentner TS 612 analog talk show phone system

10 systems available. Some accessories and spare parts. First five sold will come with two TS 612 control surfaces (phones). Second five sold will come with one phone each. A few of these have cards for 12 lines but most are six line systems. $100 per system or best offer. Or make a deal for the whole lot if you are a large facility still using these. All were working when taken out of service.

Location: Appleton, WI

Contact: Steve Brown  920-831-5659  |

AudioScience Audio Card

AudioScience AS16012 Digital Audio Card. Removed from a Wide Orbit system. $750 OBO.

Location: Carson City, NV

Contact: Jerry M Evans 7752917108  |



Sennheiser Microphone

Sennheiser microphone – Ew100 cordless and AT897 stick.

Location:  Austin

Contact: Emily Thornton  5128707835  |



Hughey and Phillips Flashguard 2000 Tower Strobe Beacon System

    There are seven (7) towers worth of strobe system available. Out of the seven systems there are 5 that are fully functional. The other two require maintenance, most likely new flash tubes. All 7 systems include the control unit in weatherproof box, and the beacon unit. They have been removed from service. They are approximately 10 years old, with one unit (the spare) not ever having been installed on a tower, and used only for testing.

    Buy all, one, or as many as you like. Pricing will depend on how many systems are purchased. Some spare parts are also available. No cabling is included.

    Shipping will be at buyers expense, either pickup or FedEx Ground.

    $1500 per system (shipping not included), discount for two or more, open to reasonable offers.

    Please contact me with offers or questions.

    Location: Chicago, IL

    Contact: Jim Addie 708-296-3267  |


    Lots of stuff!

    • Allen & Heath ZED-10FX 10 Channel USB  Mixer Board. Used – Like New Condition
      New $500  Asking $300 OBO 
    • Comrex 5 Portable Access 2 USB Docking Station for 5 Headsets – 2 Audio Technica BPHS1 Headsets with with Unidirectional Mics – Wireless Hookup – Phone Hookup – Cat5 Hookup – Connection to Laptop – Samsonite Hard Suitcase with Foam Protection – Quickstart Guide.  Used – Good Condition Cost New $5,000
      Asking $3,000 OBO
    • Behringer Mini Amp800 4-Channel Headset Control – Quick Start Guide. Used – Good-Very Good Condition. New $205  Asking $123 OBO
    • Blue Snowball Ice USB Mic (Black) with USB Cable & Manual. Used – Good Condition Cost New $46  Asking $28 OBO
    • Dell D3000 SuperSpeed USB 3.0 Docking Station with Power Supply. Used – Very Good Condition. New $100  Asking $60 OBO
    • pson PowerLite S5 Series/77c Projector with Remote & Power Cord – Carrying Case – PowerPoint Laser – HDMI to VGA Adaptor – VGA Cable – (***Great Picture – Super for Projecting to Various Tyes of Surfaces***) Used – Very Good Condition Total New for ALL = $236
      Asking $142 OBO
    • Bundle of Various A/V Cables: XLR Male to Female Extension cable (3) – XLR Male Y to 1/4″ Left/Right (1) – XLR Female to 1/4″ (3 – 1 Still In Packaging) – XLR Male to 1/8″ Stereo (1) – XLR Male Single Y to Double XLR Female (1) – 1/4″ to RCA (2) – 1/4″ to 1/4″ (1) – Adaptor extension to 1/8″ (3) – 1/4″ Left/Right Y to 1/8″ (1) – iRig2 (1) – bag of 6 1/4″ Headphone Adaptors – Optimum Modem Cable Kit With Coax Cable, Splitter & Cable Wall Mounts (Still In Packaging & Coaxial Cables (3) – Coaxial Cable Extention Connector (2) – Coaxial Cable Splitter (4) – Various Basic RCA Cables (Adaptors/Y/RCA to 1/8″, Etc) (12) – Premium RCA Cable (2) – USB to USB C (1) – 1/8″ to 1/8″ (1) – 1/4″ to 1/4″ Connector (1) – Mono 1/8″ Phone Plug (1). Used – Good-Excellent Condition (some New)Total New for ALL = $442  Asking $265 OBO for All

    Have Pictures I can send to anyone interested.

    Location: Missouri

    Contact: Todd Riley  17276880882   |


    Denon DN951FA CD Cart Machine

    15 available. $100 each or best offer. Pickup available for free – shipping is additional. Each unit will ship with 50 of the CD cartridge cases included.

    Location: Appleton, WI

    Contact: Steve Brown  920-831-5659  |

    Vacuum Relays

    2 – 3 1/8″ 3 port Jennings Vacuum Relays with EIA flanges on 3 ports. 28v high current switching. They also have manual lever switching. Been in storage for years, sold as is. If interested make an offer.

    Location: Tahachapi, CA

    Contact: Lynden Williams  661-825-0989  |

    Compix Broadcast Graphics System

    Compix ConverG1 Single Channel HD/SD Standalone Broadcast Graphics System. This is a Single-Channel Configuration in HD-SDI and SD-SDI.


    (1) HD-SDI or SD-SDI

    (1) System Genlock Reference Input (Tri-Sync or Black Burst Sync)


    (1) HD-SDI or SD-SDI Fill or Overlay

    (1) HD-SDI or SD-SDI Key or Overlay

    Location: Hartford, CT

    Contact: Amy McDermott   8622665282 |


    Harris Transmiiter Interface

     Transmiiter Interface/backup controller 852-8984-018 REV D for HT30/35 CD Transmitters Clean / Working just checked out.

    This is the big board above the main controller in the HT-35 / HT-30 transmitters.

    Location: Huntsville, AL

    Contact: Don Roden  256 509 9211   |


    RCA Broadcast News

     RCA Broadcast News magazines bounds sets  from 1946 to 1960. Mint condition. Interested parties contact me:

    Location: Camarillo, CA

    Contact: Scott Horner  805.233.3461   |


    Studer A812

    Studer A812 (in great condition). This Recorder/Reproducer used at KNIX FM in Phoenix, Az.when Buck Owens owned the station. Open to any and all offers.

    Location: Scottsdale, AZ

    Contact: Al Moll  480-274-0384   |


    Remote Van

    1992 Ford Econoline Van customized for Remote Broadcast Use

    Item Description: 162,000 miles. Overdrive transmission. Runs Great! All-around Goodyear Wrangler heavy duty Kelvar Tires. Custom built as Tv or Radio remote van with 6,500 watt Onan Generator, 30-foot extendable Wil-Burt mast, air compressor, equipment racks, wiring, plugs, etc.
    Can send you photos.     $9,500.00

    Location: Abilene, Texas

    Contact: Bruce Campbell  (325) 370-8722   |



    Sine Systems RFC1B

    Dial up remote control with 8 channel relay panel and heavy duty surge protector, 5.23 software.

    Location: Middle River, MD

    Contact: Steve Scarborough  14103353136  |

    BIRD Elements

    Bird 1000B3 50-125mhz 1000watt element Bird 10KB3 50-125mhz 10,000watt element

    Elements arefor in-line 3-1/8 Bird wattmeter
    Offers accepted

    Location: Huntsville, AL

    Contact: Don Roden  256 509 9211   |



    Video Gear

    A lot here: 

    • Fujitsu IP-9500 Encoder/Decoder Advanced MPEG-4 AVC Technology
    • Fujitsu IP-9400e Encoder MPEG 4 HD/SD
    • Panasonic AJ-D950 DVCPRO Deck w/ SDI / Fire Wire
    • TRIPP LITE B021-000-19-SH rack console
    • short-depth KVM cable kit 
    • 19INCH LCD VGA
    • Avocent LCD17-001 17″ VGA Dual Rail Rack Console
    • Harris Nexio NX 1000 MGX6001 HD Video Router
    • Avocent kvm Autoview 3008 kit,
    • MN:1085(ECS17KMM) + CMN:1082(AV3008) + CMN:1005
    • Comtech CMR-5975 Digicast Media Router
    • Leitch RCP-ABA1-XYP Alphanumeric Breakaway
    • HARRIS 502029-00 OCP Control Panel

    Location: Atlanta, GA

    Contact: Max Amirdzhanov  7708739037| 

    Custom Built Remote Van for Radio or TV Remotes

    1992 Ford Econoline Van. 162,000 miles. Overdrive transmission. All-around Goodyear Wrangler Kelvar tires.
    Custom installation of a 6,500 watt Onan Generator, 30-foot Wil-Burt extendable mast, air compressor along with rack spaces, wiring and plugs. $6,500 FOB Abilene, Texas

    Location: Near Abilene, TX

    Contact: Bruice Campbell  325 370-8722 |


    Titus X10 monitor

    Titus X10 composite monitor. This is a simple monitor for setting pilot and SCA levels. Rack mount version. $100

    Location: Danbury, CT

    Contact: Ronald Graiff   2032402463 |



    Sage endec. Never used. Need software upgrade… (upgrade is listed on bsw as $150 dollars)…
    Asking price is $2,000 plus shipping. Please send text message.

    Location: Indianapois

    Contact: Jonathan Gil  2109658833 |


    Potomac Inst Antenna Monitor 1901

    Antenna Monitor with 7 towers boards, used working when removed. Good conditions

    Location: Florida

    Contact: Enrique Lopez  3058733356 |


    Bird BMPE Power Meter

     New Never Used Bird BPME Power Meter with 6 1/8″ EIA Directional Coupler.  Still in original box and wrapping. Never used. Bird BPME 6 1/8″ Directional Coupler and Rack Mount Display/Control….complete system. $1000 firm

    Location: Florida

    Contact: Charlie Wooten  850-896-8076 |



    HT30 CD for parts, repair, sale

    I have a Harris HT30CD for parts or repair for sale. It’s complete with the torpedo filter for the output and the Digit CD (working)exciter. No tube. And lots of spare controller cards

    First 3500$ takes it.

    Location:  Wyoming

    Contact: Dave Smith  307 231 6032   |

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    Nautel ND50…

    ESNA has a Nautel ND50 on 1520 that was recently removed from service. It had been dismantled and crated, and is currently in storage in San Jose, CA. ESNE would prefer to donate it to a non-profit. But we are willing to consider helping all broadcasters. I can be reached per the information below. The only caveat is that it needs to move quickly.

    Location: San Jose, Ca

    Contact: Lloyd Moss  661-496-7952   |


    CE 317-C2 parts or whole…

    50 KW on 810KHZ. Serial number 227. Not sure year installed or turned off. Condition unknown. Not used for years. New transmitter ordered and need the space. Can have complete transmitter or some parts.

    Location: Kansas City, MO

    Contact: Ed Treese 913-522-1543   |


    Harris HT-20

    20 kW Fm Transmitter at 90.3Mhz. In service since 1997. Currently output power is set at 14kW. Taken out of service in May 2023. It has been a very reliable transmitter. Asking $6000.00. Pick up near Sioux City IA. Selling for KWIT FM

    Contact: Dennis Semple  712-490-8290  |


    Harris HT-20CD

    Now accepting offers for purchase:

    Harris HT-20CD with power supply and Harris Digit CD exciter. Currently on the air with 16.5KW-TPO at 94.9 MHz, to be upgraded in late September or early October.

    Clean and well maintained. Must be removed from site on day of upgrade.

    Location: SW Kansas

    Contact: Mike McKenna   |


    AM Transmitters

    1- Harris. DX50 850 kHz solid-state well maintained. $24,810.00

    1- Continental 317-C 50 kW 1970 kHz.Went to 10kW. Top shape. $ 7250.00

    1- Nautel 10 kW 570 kHz solid-state Aux use last 3 yrs. $11.440.00

    1- Continental 315-R1 Power Rock 1330 kHz.READY TO ship. $5,725.00

    i-Nautel solid-state J-1000. ON air for only 9 months 1580 kHz. $11.550.00
    (We lost our tower lease. To costly to rebuild at new location).
    Can ship in origional Box

    1- Harris solid-state SX-1A. 1240 kHz.Dependable design.All Books. $8,730.00

    All units are in stock a ready to ship.

    Location: Texas

    Contact: Richard Witkovski   972-931-6055  |


    FM Transmitters

    2-Continental 816-R -6, 30 kW 1 with Harris digit solid-state exciter the other has a BE solid-state exciter. Both are on 94.5 mHz. Well maintained $16,810.00 each

    1-Continental 816-R 4, 27.5 kW with Harris digit exciter Recentily removed from serevice Tuned to 107.9 mHz $14,775.00

    1 Continental 816 R-3. 25kW, with Harris digit solid-state exciter Tuned to 107.9 mHz
    Major market use. Was in controlled environment. $13,500.

    3-Harris HT-10 10 kW with digit-exciters one on 92.4 mHz, one on 88.7 mHz and one on 94.5 mHz. $9,750.00 each

    All units are in stock a ready to ship.

    Location: Texas

    Contact: Richard Witkovski   972-931-6055  |


    GatesAir HPX HD 40

    GtesAir HPX HD 30 frequency 98.1, 30 Kw FM transmitter year 2015. Very clean needs excite. $ 21,500

    Location: Dotha, AL

    Contact: Steven Griggs  3344947108   |


    BE-10 FM transmitter

    frequency 89.3, could probably be made to work. otherwise available for parts.
    Make offer.

    Location: Woodbine, GA

    Contact: Mark McMillan  9128828930   |


    CCA 20000GX

    Operating until Feb., 2023. Needs work but in decent shape. $3,500

    Location: Arizona

    Contact: Hank Ash  18134041858   |


    Hitchaci Comark TV transmitter

    Model PRXL U10 Comark TV transmitter. This was used about only 2 months during repack as an interim transmitter. 16.2 KW max power. Currently on ch 22 but can be easily re-tuned to any UHF channel. ERI Mask filter and liquid cooling system included.Serial number 414540-00

    Location: Fresno/Visalia CA

    Contact: Tom Driggers  707-529-7755   |


    Marti STL 20C and SR-20C set

    Marti 20W STL Composite Transmitter and Receiver set. 950.50 Mhz. Good condition. 2500.00 plus shipping

    Location: Central Kansas

    Contact: C Maudlin  316-285-9127   |


    Nautel ND5

    5kw AM tuned to 550kc. Presently on air till May 1.
    $8000 obo. 713 819 2825. Leave message

    Location: Maui, HI

    Contact: Rick Jones  7138192825   |


    Two Harris 25 kW FM, and one 2.5 kW FM

    • A pair of Harris FM25KW transmitters …one operational / one or both for spare parts. One HT35CD Harris FM Transmitter with 30,000 total filament hours. ( less than three years ) Everything works. In backup service to be replaced second quarter of 2023. 
    • A 2.5 KW Harris transmitter working when pulled.

    ONE HT35CD Harris FM Transmitter with 30,000 total filament hours. ( less than three years ) Everything works.
    In backup service to be replaced second quarter of 2023.

    Location: NE Alabama

    Contact: Don Roden  256-509-9211   |


    1 kW CCA FM

    1kW CCA FM transmitter. 100.1 FM. Transformers & chokes removed but present. Working more than none when decommissioned, but condition unknown.

    Location: Nashville, TN

    Contact: Lester Turner  6152425600   |


    Energy-Onix ECO-8

    We have for sale an Energy Onix ECO-8, 8,000 watts FM transmitter. It is in great condition, removed from service and put in an air conditioned stored building. Spare dud tube and lots of spare parts. I have an exciter that I’ll throw in with the transmitter. It is a Continental exciter, and is in good condition.
    The transmitter and exciter are located at our radio station in Quitman, MS and can be picked up there. It’s disconnected and ready to pick up. Sorry, we cannotdeliver or ship this unit. 

    Note that this is the unit with the upright cabinet and separate power supply. It is single phase.

    Location: Quitman, MS

    Contact: Ed Smith  601.557.1211   |


    Armstrong/RVR Exciter

    Armstrong/RVR FMX30LCD Exciter. Asking $950 obo. Buyer pays shipping.

    Location: Escanaba, MI

    Contact: Todd Mohr  2313011667


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    Want to Buy:

    10 kW FM

    Old tube type transmitter needed with harmonic filter for restoration and use. What have you, old RCA-10D would be great or whatever you have sitting unused but complete (exciter not needed but would need tubes) let me know. It’s crazy but we’re a nostalgia station and we want to for certain programs have an old transmitter we broadcast with.

    Location: Can pick up anywhere in the USA

    Contact: Robert Hill  308-345-9500


    Comrtex Access Portable Classic

    I advise a college radio station and our Comrex Access Portable Classic’s screen died. The unit still connects, and we checked with Comrex, and they are out of screens. Looking for a screen or a busted unit with a good screen.

    Contact: Nick Kratsas  4127356606


    Burk GSC-3000

    Anyone have a Burk remote monitor and control system they have de-installed and would like to donate to a good cause / new home ? I will pay the shipping. Thanks in advance !


    Contact: John Hartzell 6094087688  |


    Analog TV transmitter

    search for vintage low band TV analog transmitter for TV channel 2 through 6. Preferably just the driver stage with up to 5KW peak sync power.
    Needed For ATSC DTV 3.0 CH 6 CP,To be followed up by 87.75 Franken FM in Jackson Mississippi.

    Location: Jackson, MS

    Contact: William Fulgham  6019060836|


    Looking for a used combiner with input for minimum 20kw and 5kw for stations in Northeast Arizons.

    Location: Arizona

    Contact: Hank Ash

    4 port switch and 20-25kw dummy loads

    Looking for 4 port electric switch, 1-5/8 and 3-1/8 and 20-25kw dummy loads.

    Location: Dallas, TX

    Contact: Mike Vanhooser

    1 kW AM transmitter near 1270

    Looking for used 1-5kw AM transmitter on or tunable to 1270.

    Location: Arizona

    Contact: Hank Ash

    200 or greater FM Xmtr

    Educational FM station needs FM Transmitter, with Stereo Generator, and analog audio input, with at least 200 watts output, more is good. Can offer a donation receipt for you to fill in, or pay a reasonable price. Need ASAP, thank you.

    Location: Sacramento, CA

    Contact: Bill Battles    (916) 966-8284

    5 kW AM Transmitter

    looking for a 5 kW Solid State AM on or near 1440.

    Location: Little Rock, AR

    Contact: William Sutton  7194395860

    EIA 7/8 inch flanges

    I need two EIA flanges for 7/8 coaxial cable to repair my FM transmitter to tower line. Thank you!

    Location: Colorado Spring, CO

    Contact: Scott Scarborough  602-391-8055

    Gates FM250G Manual

    Looking for an original, or clean/complete copy of a manual for a Gates FM250G, model 6526, Broadcast Transmitter. Specifically need the “G” versions.

    Location: Lima, OH

    Contact: Fred Vobbe  (419) 228-8835 x1034 |


    Eventide BD941 Manual

    Eventide does NOT provide info/manual for this unit…. A .pdf copy or LINK to a download site would be helpful! Thanks!

    Location: Central NH

    Contact: Dale Sanborn  6034961952 |


    Optimod XT2

    Optimod XT2 Dead Or Alive, 6 Band Limiter, Accessory To The Optimod 8100A.

    Location: Lafayette, TN

    Contact: Randy Swaffer 615-633-5741 |


    AM Transmitter

    Looking for 5 kW AM transmitter Harris/GatesAir/Nautel 700/1000 kHz

    Location: El Paso, Tx

    Contact: Monir Saad  011526144403702  |


    2500 Watt AM transmitter

    2500 watt AM transmitter at 980 on the AM dial

    Location: Rossville, GA

    Contact: Tom Sneed   4237629105    |


    Manual for an EO-1K

    I need the manual to repair an EO-1K transmitter. Thanks! An Electronic copy would be fine. TNX! ET

    Location: Coldwater, MI

    Contact: Ed Trombley 517-398-5063   |


    RVR RXRL-LCD Radio Link Receiver

    Wanted to buy (or donated)… a RVR RXRL-LCD FM Radio Link Receiver. It’s for 2CHR (Central Hunter Community Radio) in Cessnock, NSW 2325

    The RXRL-LCD is an FM Radio Link Receiver manufactured by RVR Electronics in Italy.
    It is used at a radio broadcast facility to receive the STL and transfer it to the main transmitter.

    I have a damaged one and require one for parts, or a full, used (or new) working unit.

    Contact: Les Gully 0428025509   |



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