• 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

ic-r20

  1. BLAH

    ICOM ever going to make a digital ver of the R-20 ??

    I have been wondering for a long time now if ICOM is ever going to make a P25 version of the / or like the IC-R20 Think about it, If they had a digital version of the R20 that was still dual band and same frequency range, but it received digital, APCO 25 phase I and phase II, X2-TDMA etc etc...
  2. S

    Reaction tuning? Huh?

    Been playing around with the "reaction tune" feature that the ICOM R20 has when paired with the Optoelectronics Scout. It works through the headphone jack, and so far it does fine with the tuning. Whenever the Scout picks up a new freq, the r20 goes right to it. Except something's plugged...
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