RF Radiation can be a hazard
around radio stations. OSHA rules specify maximum allowed radiation
limits for people in high RF fields.
We carry a Narda
Broadband Isotropic Radiation Monitor,
which is good from 0.3 MHz to 1.5 GHz. The measurements
are performed to judge
compliance with Sections 1.1306 and 1.1307 of the FCC rules using OST
Bulletin No. 65.
We do the measurements when
calculations show there could be a problem. FCC rules require the
measurements if the fencing around a "hot" tower is closer than the standard
distance. That distance is 10 feet for 1 KW and 17 feet for 5 KW of