WRAL transmission mast

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WRAL transmission mast
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Basic data
Place: Auburn , Wake County
State: North Carolina
Country: United States
Altitude : 98  m
Coordinates: 35 ° 40 ′ 35.4 ″  N , 78 ° 32 ′ 7.5 ″  W.
Use: Telecommunication mast , radio transmitter
Accessibility: Transmission mast not open to the public
Mast data
Construction time : 1989
Building material : steel
Operating time: since 1989
Total height : 609.3  m
Total mass : 723  t
Data on the transmission system
Waveband : FM transmitter
Radio : VHF broadcasting
Send type: Directional radio
Further data
Mass of guys : 258 t

Position map
WRAL transmission tower (North Carolina)
WRAL transmission mast
WRAL transmission mast
Location of North Carolina in USA 48

The WRAL-TV is a 609.3 meter high guyed transmission tower for FM - Radio and TV near Auburn , North Carolina , USA . The WRAL transmitter mast weighs 723 tons, of which the guys weigh 258 tons. The WRAL transmission mast has 3 directional radio platforms and is used by 3 television and 2 VHF radio stations as a transmission mast.

It was built in 1989 to replace two masts of the same height that collapsed as a result of a blizzard. In the vicinity of the WRAL transmission mast there are two more transmission masts of over 600 meters, the WTVD transmission mast and the WNCN transmission mast .

Individual evidence

  1. ^ History of WRAL Digital :: WRAL.com
  2. WRAL HDTV Mast (1989) | Structurae