• 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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    [Help] Best way to convert VX-5500 lowband power.

    I am trying to find the best way for converting the VX-5500 low-band's power to either 20 or 50 watts. Problem: The VX-5500 low-band has a switch to change power for high to 70 watts, and for low 30 watts. Our amplifier which comes from Tokyo Hy Power (206LB) has an input of 10, 20, and 50...