TV News Van

for Radio Contesting
Emergency Communications



2004 Ford E-350 Van with 41,000 miles on the odometer


The Will-Burt 9.5-56 mast extends to 56 feet.


Ladder goes to pool on upper deck



Warning panel for "Mast Extended" and "Jacks Down"
GPS and Scanner


120 VAC at 58 Amps = 7000 watts


Two air compressors, 12 VDC and 120 VAC
The base of the mast sits 12 inches below the floor


Remote pan and tilt TV camera and remote pan and tilt 2 GHz dish


Mast and hydraulic leveling jack controls outside on passenger side


Shore power connection


Reel of microphone and camera cables will be removed


Main power panel with metering for AC Volts, Amps and Frequency
Panel of AC Circuit Breakers
Locking cabinet used to hold large shoulder camera


Video monitors for mast camera and announcer cameras


This almost identical van belongs to fellow hamster, Scott, N6MI.