• Effective immediately we will be deleting, without notice, any negative threads or posts that deal with the use of encryption and streaming of scanner audio.

    We've noticed a huge increase in rants and negative posts that revolve around agencies going to encryption due to the broadcasting of scanner audio on the internet. It's now worn out and continues to be the same recycled rants. These rants hijack the threads and derail the conversation. They no longer have a place anywhere on this forum other than in the designated threads in the Rants forum in the Tavern.

    If you violate these guidelines your post will be deleted without notice and an infraction will be issued. We are not against discussion of this issue. You just need to do it in the right place. For example:


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    Decoding Nexa 433.92MHz Signals

    Hello. I finally managed to record some WAV files from 433.92 remote controls by using HackRF, SDR# and Audacity. X10 signals look like highs and lows and I think it will be possible to decode them. However Nexa signal looks different, more like usual sound waves. Does anyone know how to decode...
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    RF certification in Kazakhstan

    Hello All, I have been trying to find (on the web) if the FCC part 15 certification is valid in Kazakhstan - but alas no success. Or if Kazakhstan equivalent RF certification to US's FCC part 15 is the same thing or not (@433MHz). I would much appreciate if someone more familiar with Kazakhstan...
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    Does a 433MHz antenna help with reception?

    Hi, this is my first post so please tell me if I am double posting or in the wrong section. Anyway, my question is whether or not a 433MHz antenna will improve reception of 433Mhz signals on my handheld scanner compared to the rubber duck stock antenna. I ask because the antenna I am looking at...