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Call Sign History
WBGU-TV from 03/01/1983
Channel 22DT
Post-repack Channel 22
Virtual Channel 27

Bowling Green, OH

WBGU-TV Service: DT - Digital TV
Channel: 22 Zone: 1
Bowling Green, Ohio
Nielsen DMA™:  Lima
Network: PBS
Virtual Channel: 27
DTV TSID: 2233
Facility ID: 6568

Repacking Information:
  Pre-Repack Channel: 27
  Post-Repack Channel: 22
  Post-Repack ERP: 137 kW
  Phase: 1 Completion Deadline: 11/30/2018
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Status: License
Application Accepted: 11/28/2018
WBGU-TV License Expires: 10/01/2021
File Number: BLANK-0000063785

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Site Location: 41-08-12.0 N 83-54-24.0 W (NAD 83)
Site Location: 41-08-11.8 N 83-54-24.2 W (Converted to NAD 27)

ERP: 137 kW
Polarization: Horizontally polarized
HAAT: 320 m (1050 ft.)
Electrical Beam Tilt: 0.5 degrees
R/C AGL: 323.4 m (1061 ft.)
R/C AMSL: 545 m (1788 ft.)

Site Elevation: 221.6 m. (727 ft.)
Height Overall*: 332.1 m (1090 ft.)
(* As Filed In This Application, may differ from ASR Data, Below.)
Omni-Directional Antenna - Antenna Make/Model: DIELECTRIC TUF-04-14/56 H-1-T-R
Antenna ID: 86992
Polarization: Horizontally polarized
Structure Information

Structure Registration Number 1016071

Structure Type: TOWER
Registered To:
Structure Address:
4.7 Mi S
Deshler, OH
County Name: Putnam County
ASR Issued: 05/07/2014
Date Built: 08/13/2004
Site Elevation: 221.6 m (727 ft.)
Structure Height: 314.2 m (1031 ft.)
Height Overall: 332.1 m (1090 ft.)
Overall Height AMSL: 553.7 m (1817 ft.)
FAA Determination: 06/03/2004
FAA Study #: 2004-AGL-3142-OE
FAA Circular #: 70/7460-1K
Paint & Light FAA Chapters: 4, 7, 12
41-08-12.0 N 83-54-24.0 W (NAD 83)
41-08-11.8 N 83-54-24.2 W
(Converted to NAD 27)
WBGU-TV Licensee Information

Bowling Green State University
245 Troup Street
Bowling Green, OH 43402
Phone: 419-372-2700
Government Entity
BLANK-0000063785 Applicant Information

Anthony Short
Title: General Manager
Date: 11/28/2018
Application Certifier

Bowling Green State University
245 Troup Avenue
Bowling Green, OH 43402
Roy P Stype, III
Carl E. Smith Consulting Engineers
2324 North Cleveland-massillon Road
Bath, OH 44210
Consulting Engineer
Anthony Short
245 Troup Ave
Bowling Green, OH 43403
General Manager; WBGU-TV
Howard Liberman
Wilkinson Barker Knauer, Llp
1800 M Street, N.w.
Suite 800n
Washington, DC 20036

Mark A. Henning
Bowling Green State University
245 Troup Ave
Bowling Green, OH 43402
Tom Cummings
245 Troup Ave
Bowling Green, OH 43403
Dir. of Engineering
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Study Date: 9/19/2021; Study Duration: 0.2244 Seconds.
Database Sources: 9/17/2021 FCC CDBS,
09/17/2021 FCC LMS,
FCC ULS Microwave, and
FCC ULS Broadcast Land Mobile.

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