• 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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    anything about a pro-47

    I just bought my first scanner of any sort. It's a "Realistic Patrolman Scanner Receiver", Pro-47. I'm looking for any information I can get about it. Especially about... ----Antennas ----Crystals ----Where to get crystals and antennas Thanks! Jonathan
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    Micor Compa-repeater Channel Elements

    I have a UHF Motorola Micor Compa-Repeater that I am trying to get up and running for Sh*^s and giggles. The receiver works just fine but I cant get the transmitter to work because I have no channel elements in the station. I was really disappointed when I discovered the lack of these channel...
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    Where to find crystals for old Bearcat?

    Hello all I have two Electra Bearcat IV's They are in mint shape and I want to get them set up with our local frequencies. I'm at a loss as to where to find crystals. Are they still available? If anyone can help I will be very grateful thanks Jim KA1EUI