• 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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    Streaming an AM/FM Tuner

    Greetings radio people. I have a remotely controllable AM/FM broadcast band tuner which I stream to internet for my own private use, although the stream is not protected in any way. I put up the stream so that I could listen to my radio at home when I am not at home. This radio is located in...
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    Using Truck AM/FM Antenna for Scanner

    Hi Everyone, So, I finally saved enough money to buy myself a brand new 2015 Ford F-150 truck. Of course, I immediately had to install a scanner in it. I bought a Home Patrol 2 (because it's so much smaller than my old BC780XLT) and mounted it on top of the dashboard in the little tray. So I've...