Automatic VHF Radio Telemetering of Hydrologic Data

by James A. Dale, Elec. Engr.; Hydr. Operations and Tests Section, Hydr. Data Branch, Tennessee Valley Authority, Norris, Tenn.,

Serial Information: Journal of the Hydraulics Division, 1957, Vol. 83, Issue 3, Pg. 1-17

Document Type: Journal Paper


Design of new telemetering system of TVA described; basic requirements are: receiving stations to be located at seven area offices; each gaging station to report every 2 hr and record automatically at receiving station; radio frequencies for transmission to be selected from 16 frequencies between 169 and 172 mc allocated by Federal Communications Commission for transmission of hydrologic data.

Subject Headings: Hydrologic data | Gaging stations | Automation | Federal government | Power transmission | Communication systems

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