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Dec 30, 2007, 11:40 PM
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Official sources:
Unofficial sources: http://victorcity.narod.ru/Cities/peterburg.htm , http://www.radioscanner.ru/forum/index.php?action=vthread&forum=5&topic=26813&page=1 , http://spb.rtrn.ru/news.asp?view=4744
Building Name: Krasny Bor Longwave Transmission Mast
Native Name:
Other Names:
Address: Krasny Bor Transmitter
City: Krasny Bor
Postal Code:
State/Province:
Country: Russia
Official Building Website URL:
Skyscrapers.com (Emporis.info) URL:
Architect:
Interesting Facts/Records (in own words): Guyed grounded mast with cage antenna used for longwave broadcasting on 234 kHz with
1200 kW power. Mast was built in 2002 as replacement for a 257 metres tall mast destroyed at a helicopter collision on November 5th, 2001

http://spb.rtrn.ru/data/vvo1.jpg

Heights--

PLEASE PROVIDE SOURCES FOR HEIGHTS, OTHERWISE WE WILL ASSUME THEY ARE ESTIMATES.
- antenna: 271.4 metres
- spire:
- roof:
- top floor:
- other heights:

Current Building Status (Built, Proposed, Canceled, Destroyed, etc...): Built

Construction Dates--
- started: 2002
- finished: 2002
- destroyed:


Above ground floors:
Below ground floors:
Floor-to-floor height:
Gross Floor area:
Elevator count:
Unit count: 1

Structure Type(s): Guyed mast
Building Use(s): Communication
Building Style(s):
Building Materials: Steel
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Official sources:
Unofficial sources: http://victorcity.narod.ru/Cities/peterburg.htm , http://www.radioscanner.ru/forum/index.php?action=vthread&forum=5&topic=26813&page=1

Building Name: Krasny Bor ARRT-Antenna Mast
Native Name: ШАРРТ-257 Красный Бор
Other Names:
Address: Krasny Bor Transmitter
City: Krasny Bor
Postal Code:
State/Province:
Country: Russia
Official Building Website URL:
Skyscrapers.com (Emporis.info) URL:
Architect:
Interesting Facts/Records (in own words): Guyed mast, insulated against ground, equipped with a cage antenna used
for high power longwave and mediumwave broadcasting.

Until November 5th, 2001 there were two such masts at Krasny Bor. On November 5th, 2001 one of these masts was
destroyed by a helicopter collision and replaced by the upper mentioned 271.4 metre tall mast.

http://www.radioscanner.ru/uploader/2006/aa.jpg

Heights--

PLEASE PROVIDE SOURCES FOR HEIGHTS, OTHERWISE WE WILL ASSUME THEY ARE ESTIMATES.
- antenna: 257 metres
- spire:
- roof:
- top floor:
- other heights:

Current Building Status (Built, Proposed, Canceled, Destroyed, etc...): 1 Built / 1 Destroyed

Construction Dates--
- started: 1961
- finished: 1961
- destroyed:


Above ground floors:
Below ground floors:
Floor-to-floor height:
Gross Floor area:
Elevator count:
Unit count: 2

Structure Type(s): Guyed mast
Building Use(s): Communication
Building Style(s):
Building Materials: Steel
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Official sources:
Unofficial sources: http://victorcity.narod.ru/Cities/peterburg.htm , http://www.radioscanner.ru/forum/index.php?action=vthread&forum=5&topic=26813&page=1

Building Name: Krasny Bor 106 metres transmission mast
Native Name: ШВ-106 Красный Бор
Other Names:
Address: Krasny Bor Transmitter
City: Krasny Bor
Postal Code:
State/Province:
Country: Russia
Official Building Website URL:
Skyscrapers.com (Emporis.info) URL:
Architect:
Interesting Facts/Records (in own words): Mast radiator insulated against ground, used as antenna for a high power mediumwave transmitter

http://www.radioscanner.ru/uploader/2007/rc_11_07.jpg.jpg
Heights--

PLEASE PROVIDE SOURCES FOR HEIGHTS, OTHERWISE WE WILL ASSUME THEY ARE ESTIMATES.
- antenna: 106 metres
- spire:
- roof:
- top floor:
- other heights:

Current Building Status (Built, Proposed, Canceled, Destroyed, etc...): Built

Construction Dates--
- started: 1961
- finished: 1961
- destroyed:


Above ground floors:
Below ground floors:
Floor-to-floor height:
Gross Floor area:
Elevator count:
Unit count: 1

Structure Type(s): Guyed mast
Building Use(s): Communication
Building Style(s):
Building Materials: Steel
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Official sources:
Unofficial sources: http://victorcity.narod.ru/Cities/peterburg.htm , http://www.radioscanner.ru/forum/index.php?action=vthread&forum=5&topic=26813&page=1

Building Name: Krasny Bor 93 metres transmission mast
Native Name: ШВ-93 Красный Бор
Other Names:
Address: Krasny Bor Transmitter
City: Krasny Bor
Postal Code:
State/Province:
Country: Russia
Official Building Website URL:
Skyscrapers.com (Emporis.info) URL:
Architect:
Interesting Facts/Records (in own words): Mast radiator insulated against ground of interesting design used as antenna for a high power mediumwave transmitter.

http://www.radioscanner.ru/uploader/2006/094.jpg.jpg

Heights--

PLEASE PROVIDE SOURCES FOR HEIGHTS, OTHERWISE WE WILL ASSUME THEY ARE ESTIMATES.
- antenna: 93 metres
- spire:
- roof:
- top floor:
- other heights:

Current Building Status (Built, Proposed, Canceled, Destroyed, etc...): Built

Construction Dates--
- started: 1961
- finished: 1961
- destroyed:


Above ground floors:
Below ground floors:
Floor-to-floor height:
Gross Floor area:
Elevator count:
Unit count: 1

Structure Type(s): Guyed mast
Building Use(s): Communication
Building Style(s):
Building Materials: Steel
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City Name: Krasny Bor
Native Name:
State/Province: Leningrad Oblast
Country: Russia
Population: 4877
Population Source & Year: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Krasny_Bor%2C_Leningrad_Oblast (2002)
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Krasny Bor transmitter works on 234 kHz with 1200 kW, 549 kHz with 100 kW, 801 kHz with 1000 kW and 1494 kHz wth 1000 kW, is
therefore one of the most powerful radio stations on the world. Beside this, there are also many towers for high power shortwave
transmitters on the site.

M.K.
Mar 8, 2008, 3:45 PM
Done!. -> Diagrams -> Thanks. :tup:
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