Broadcast tower LP8

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Broadcast tower LP8
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Map MarkerBroadcast Tower LP8
Technical
Cell NameFFRadioTower04 (exterior)
FFRadioCache04 (sealed cistern)
ref id00001330 (exterior)
00023601 (sealed cistern)
 
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Broadcast tower LP8 is a broadcast tower in the Capital Wasteland in the year 2277. It is located northeast of Montgomery County Reservoir and south of Oasis.[1]

Layout[edit | edit source]

There's a radio antenna and a generator enclosed behind a metal fence. With the latter's switch the tower can be turned on to emit Signal Echo Foxtrot.

Sealed cistern[edit | edit source]

East of the tower is a sealed cistern, just over the cliff face, which can be entered via a sewer entrance. Inside a ham radio can be found which allows to turn off the broadcast.

Notable loot[edit | edit source]

  • Inside the sewer chamber, there is a Big Book of Science and a locked safe (easy) which will contain caps, and (level-dependent) may also contain 1-2 10mm pistols and corresponding ammunition, a chem, pre-War money and a Stealth Boy.
  • This is a Group A random encounter location. The exact spot is on the north-northwest corner of the gate that surrounds the broadcast tower, and will be triggered within a radius of approximately 20 – 25 running strides.

Appearances[edit | edit source]

Broadcast tower LP8 appears only in Fallout 3.

References

  1. Fallout 3 Official Game Guide Game of the Year Edition p.322: "2.06: BROADCAST TOWER LP8 (LAT -04/LONG 24)
    GENERAL NOTES
    Broadcast Tower LP8 is southwest of the monorail and freeway skeletons and overlooks the reservoir with Paradise Falls in the distance. Activate the electrical switch, and triangulate the signal to a Sealed Cistern entrance below, to the northeast."
    (Fallout 3 Game of the Year Edition Tour of the Capital Wasteland)