RF FAQ

What channel does the ASi 10, FSi 10 and XPi 10 units use for PAD Data?
The channel depends on the software version loaded into the unit:        Software Version / Mode / Port 2.2.5 and below / Legacy HD Primary / 10,000 ...
Tue, 8 Oct, 2019 at 11:40 AM
What do I need to do in order to add the optional “Standby” Power Supply #3 in my “S” series TX?
Install the Power Supply making sure to remove the Tufex air-dam that would have been installed above the power supply #3 position and then install jumper P...
Tue, 8 Oct, 2019 at 11:42 AM
What happens if my AM transmitter loses the 120Hz drive signal from Power Supply #1?
The AM transmitter will be muted with no RF output. The AM 500A and 1A transmitters only have one power supply; most likely it will need to be repaired/repl...
Tue, 8 Oct, 2019 at 10:16 AM
What is the expected RF power output of the STX HP 10kW with a failed PA(s) or PS(s)?
•PA Modules –4 operational = 11 kW (Normal Operation) –3 operational = 7.5 kW –2 operational = 5 kW –Less than 2 = no output power   •Power Supplies ...
Tue, 8 Oct, 2019 at 11:44 AM
What is the power consumption of my FXi 60 and FXi 250 Exciters in FM only mode?
FXi 60 = 350 watts, FXi 250 = 850 watts.
Tue, 8 Oct, 2019 at 12:51 PM
What is the typical power consumption of my ASi 10, FSi 10, or XPi 10?
The ASi 10, FSi 10, and the XPi 10 all draw basically the same amount of current; therefore for planning purposes you can use 165 Watts as an adequate basel...
Tue, 8 Oct, 2019 at 12:53 PM
What ports should be opened to allow web page and/or remote GUI connection to the STX?
The standard internal web page uses port 80.   Two ports need to be opened for the RGUI to properly function: TCP: 0xBE00 (48640) UDP: 0xBE01 (48641)
Tue, 8 Oct, 2019 at 12:55 PM
What's wrong if all the lights on my FM-T or FMi-T TX controller are extinguished?
The most probable cause is loss of the controller power supply P/N 540-0006. This can be verified by opening the door to the control board and checking to s...
Tue, 8 Oct, 2019 at 12:57 PM
When installing a NON-BE Exciter in my “C” series transmitter, there is no TX output. What is wrong?
The AFC signal is not closed. On the J22 connector you need to tie together Wire #52 (AFC) to Wire #53 (Ground).
Tue, 8 Oct, 2019 at 12:59 PM
When using the standard IP interface for my STX, why do I get a "Not Ready to Send" error?
You must allow all fields in the transmitter status page to be fully complete before entering Login Password for Transmitter Control Page. Also, ensure you ...
Tue, 8 Oct, 2019 at 1:01 PM