• 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:


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    IC-V82 Production Discontinued??

    Hello ALL A seller told me that ICOM has discontinued manufacturing new IC-V82 sets? I tried to google and also visited ICOM website but could not corroborate it? So is this true or only a ploy to sell alternate sets? Thanks in advance! -- AHammer
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    Question about ICOM IC V-82

    Hello, please forgive me if this is the wrong forum for this question. I have 4 IC-V82s 2 are US and 2 are Export versions, I am trying to program them from the computer since I have a large number of frequencies that I use, but the difference between the two radios is making it so I cannot...
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    Programming IC-V82 via computer

    I recently purchased the Icom OPC-478UC cable to program my IC-V82 using my computer. When I run the CS-V82 software I get the following error "No Answer From Transceiver". The radio is on, the cables are connected....all the things it suggests I check. I was wondering if anyone out there can...