Power Increase Update
Coming soon: Power 88 is
doing these two things to reach more people. Our power will increase from 33,000
watts to 100,000 watts! We have also been approved to raise the height of our
tower, which will increase the strength of our signal over our current coverage
area. It will add additional coverage to the Pensacola, Pace and Milton, FL
area. Your special donations to help Coming soon: Power 88 is doing these two
things to reach more people. Our power will increase with this radio ministry is
much needed. Give on line
click here or mail your support to Power 88 PO Box 1328 Mobile, AL
May 5 update:
We had a theft occur at the Spanish fort tower last week where ten, twenty-foot
copper line sections were removed from the site. We have moved the
remaining pieces from the tower site to be stored. Estes Communication is trying
to locate replacements for us at this time. We hope to have them in about two
weeks. Arrangements have now been made with our network communications provider,
JMF Solutions, to install cameras at the tower site. We cannot move the Power 88
fm transmitter from The current location until the antenna is ready at the
Spanish Fort. So at this point we are patiently waiting
June 16 update: The weather has again
delayed the tower work. Please keep us in your prayer.
June 23 update: The tower crew is expected
back in the next few days. Pray that they will have all parts needed and that
the weather will allow them to stay on the job until the tower work is
completed. The security cameras have now been installed at our new tower site
and are working well!
June 30 Update: The tower work has made much
progress this week. All but 2 20 foot sections are complete. The sections needed
to complete the tower work are expected to take about 2 weeks. We are still
trying to recover from the loss of the 10 sections that was stolen earlier.
Please keep the construction work and protection of the station and workers in
Update: The tower work for the Power 88 power increase is almost
completed. There is one more tower part needed should arrive this week. The
transmitter power upgrade will be next.
Update: To complete the tower work we are waiting on a special made
connection that connects the hard-line coax to the antenna bays near the top of
the tower. Please pray that there will no further delays and for the safety of
the construction workers.
12 Update: The parts needed for
the tower have arrived and the tower crew will be working today. We are hoping
this part of the construction will be completed this week. Next, we will be
upgrading our transmitter for the higher power operation. During this time, we
will be operating with reduced power using a backup transmitter.
Update: The tower work is now
completed and work has now begun upgrading our transmission equipment. We will
be operating on our back up transmitter at low power at times while upgrading
our main transmitter to operate at higher power levels.
Update: We are now upgrading
our main transmitter to operate at higher power levels; During September, Power
88 will at times be operating at reduced power while engineers are upgrading the
Here to make a donation to help us with this project.
and God bless!