• 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.

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    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:


  1. Chief45414

    Morris Co SO broadcasts "this is no drill" attack warning

    At about 11 AM on 9/28, an EAS alert was broadcast over the Morris County TX Sheriff's dispatch channel 154.875. The EAS alert, preceded by the EAS SAME tone bursts and warning tones, announced that 16 Chinese nuclear missiles were inbound and would impact within the next 15 minutes. The message...
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    S.a.m.e. header

    Is there a way for me to decode the AFSK S.A.M.E Headers with a program for ASCII decoding such as the ZCZC-WXR,Etc for manual reading. Thank you.
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    Contact Closure on BCD996XT

    Hello, does anyone out there know if the BCD996XT’s 9-pin connector supports a contact closure or GPI output? And if so what pins do I use. Need info in order to trigger a priory interrupt for an Emergency Alert System (EAS) Thanks, LANEWZ