• 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:
    https://forums.radioreference.com/rants/224104-official-thread-live-audio-feeds-scanners-wait-encryption.html

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  1. E

    Three P110 Won't power up after over voltage

    Hi guys. I hope I'm posting this in the correct section. I have made five VHF "extenders" for our low band system out of P110 portables. Three of them won't power up because they were installed without a "batter eliminator" voltage reduction circuit. Anybody know what component needs to be...
  2. gmclam

    Another CHP question - explain how this happens!

    I am running a discone into my VHF low band scanner and picking up CHP from Chico to Merced and Truckee to San Francisco. I pick up cars in the Sacramento area most of the time as well. I only get signals on the EXTENDER frequency when a car is close to me. So far so good. When this first...
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