• 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.

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excessive power

  1. VE1GAT

    Are Americans overpowering 40m 20m 10m bands?

    This is the general story of what I've been hearing from Old timers here on the east coast of Canada. OTs are trying to work the bands (SSB) but are getting pushed out, hammered and squashed (what are the correct terms?) by excessively powered stations in the USA that interfere across bands. One...