• 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:


  1. W

    ECU Police on VIPER?

    While in Greenville today, I monitored for ECU Police on 52594 but didn't receive anything. I did pick up something that sounded like them on my wildcard *but* it was recording so I lost all of that information. Perhaps someone in the area could take a listen and try to find them. Not sure...
  2. W

    Vidant TRS TGs

    Did some monitoring of the new Vidant P25 TRS system. Here's what I deduced: 37006 - ? 37026 - Vidant Maintenance 37027 - Vidant Maintenance 37028 - Vidant Maintenance 37029 - Vidant HVAC 37031 - Vidant Maintenance 37032 - Vidant Maintenance 37034 - Vidant Maintenance 37035 - ? 37125 - Vidant...
  3. W

    New TRS at ECU?

    I ran across license WQVW498 which appears to be for a trunking system licensed to East Carolina University. The reported emission, 20K0F3E, seems to be an analog system and not P25 or DMR. I'm planning on driving through the area tomorrow and will take a listen. Maybe someone that lives in...
  4. pstox

    VOA Greenville – Fifty Years of Shortwave to the World

    Apparently the VOA Greenville, NC site B location is scheduled to be shut down due to US budget cuts. This article is a nice look back on it's engineering and history. VOA Greenville – Fifty Years of Shortwave to the World