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  1. RadioGuy1951

    Want scanner with FM b'cast band

    I already have a Realistic (RS) Pro 2006, which does get the FM Broadcast band... ANY OTHER scanner makes / models that also get the FM B'cast band..? Thanks...
  2. V

    Hearing broadcast FM at 31.1 MHz with an SDR

    I'm brand new to radio, software defined or otherwise, so forgive me if this is a particularly stupid question. While listening with my RTL-SDR dongles, one E4000-based and the other an R820T, I can hear broadcast FM on 31.1. The station I hear on that frequency is 106.7, and both dongles pick...