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in the United States of America that creates and enforces the use of airwaves throughout the entire
radio frequency spectrum. This group of documents contains the entirety of the
FCC Part 15 regulations
that concern unlicensed radio frequency devices. As with all government documents, this material
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[Code of Federal Regulations]
[Title 47, Volume 1]
[Revised as of October 1, 2008]
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CHAPTER I--FEDERAL COMMUNICATIONS COMMISSION
PART 15_RADIO FREQUENCY DEVICES--Table of Contents
Subpart C_Intentional Radiators
Sec. 15.213 Cable locating equipment.
An intentional radiator used as cable locating equipment, as defined
in Sec. 15.3(d), may be operated on any frequency within the band 9-490
kHz, subject to the following limits: Within the frequency band 9 kHz,
up to, but not including, 45 kHz, the peak output power from the cable
locating equipment shall not exceed 10 watts; and, within the frequency
band 45 kHz to 490 kHz, the peak output power from the cable locating
equipment shall not exceed one watt. If provisions are made for
connection of the cable locating equipment to the AC power lines, the
conducted limits in Sec. 15.207 also apply to this equipment.