We wanted to give our listeners an update on the technical issues that we had been experiencing. From August 2019 the station had been running on our old standby transmitter after having problems with our main transmitter and sending it off to be repaired, which meant that we had to run on reduced power. Unfortunately when the main transmitter came back it failed again during testing, so was packaged up and sent to England before Christmas for repairs. It has now been returned, tested and is back in service.

As we had been running on the old standby transmitter at reduced power, a further failure would have put us off the air so Management approved the purchase of a new FM exciter and power amplifier. These were installed which meant that we were able to return to full power while using the standby transmitter. We can now transmit on full power with both the main and standby transmitters.

You can imagine that all this work is quite expensive Therefore, we are extremely grateful to the Logan community who continue to support 101FM.

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Today 101FM were doing live crosses from Opal by Living Gems Open Weekend. Mike Anderson and Mal West provided the music on site with Hodgy overlooking the tech side while Richard Davey was handling the music and live crosses in the studio.

Opal by Living Gems is at Quinzeh Creek Road, Logan Village and the Open Weekend continues tomorrow Sunday 2 February 10am to 2pm. Speak to Dennis who will be more than happy to talk to you about all the benefits that you can enjoy if you move to Opal by Living Gems. Logan Village.

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Wednesday night, 29th January 2020 101FM did an outside broadcast at The Great Moscow Circus in Jimboomba. Alan Casonati, Mal West, Sefton Madsen and Hodgy were on site while Mike Anderson handled the duties back at the station when we encountered technical difficulties.

The Great Moscow Circus still have shows tonight 7.00pm 1st February 2019 and tomorrow morning 11.00am 2nd February 2019 near Hills College, Johanna Street, Jimboomba before moving to Coomera near Westfield Shopping Centre, Foxwell Road from 6 -23 February. See full details at https://www.thegreatmoscowcircus.com.au/.

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