The following information is for historical purposes only.
PTFP no longer accepts applications.
List of Typical Equipment and Costs
This section provides equipment guidelines for a basic
production and transmission capability for a typical public
television station. This equipment list includes digital equipment that stations
will require for conversion to digital broadcasting. Grantees
should be able to purchase digital capable transmission systems within
these pricing guidelines.
This section provides equipment guidelines for a complete local-production
capable public radio station with NPR satellite interconnect. Also listed is an
equipment list for a LPFM facility.
This section provides equipment guidelines for distance learning projects utilizing
several technologies including Digital Television, fiber optics and T1 interconnects, satellite delivery, and the Instructional Television
the Instructional Television Fixed Service (ITFS) transmission system.
Last updated: April 25, 2011