The Broadcasters' Desktop Resource

The Broadcasters' Desktop Resource

GSTK - Good Stuff To Know


Contacting the FAA

The number to call for reporting tower beacon and side-light outages: 1-877-487-6867

(Be sure to get the NOTAM number and call and report when the lights are restored!)

Want to check to make sure your NOTAM got into the system? Check out: https://pilotweb.nas.faa.gov/PilotWeb/


Additional FAA Resource Materials:

Links to online filing "Obstruction Evaluation" requests are on this page

The current FAA Antenna Circular (7460-1K) on obstruction marking and lighting requirements is located here. (about 3 MB)

The current Part 77 Rules are located here.



Standard/Metric Conversions:


Parts identification



Difficult Items to Find



Historical Resources



Rules and Regulations



Replacement Crystals for Legacy Gear:



Replacement fans for satellite receivers:



Hardware Pinouts, cable and connector layouts, etc.



Finding open frequencies for wireless microphones

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