• 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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    BCD536HP: How to identify discovery hits?

    We have a wildfire burning here last night, so I put discovery mode on (conventional) and ran it all night. This morning I looked at the summary and found a couple things. RunInfo_C 43.706877 -116.361965 20.0 168000000 174000000 AUTO Auto 2 All On 30 30 On BLM Conv Summary_C_Log 169637500...
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    Need help with frequency in S West PA

    I've been monitoring a frequency (463.550Mhz) here in Beaver county that has been active, especially during weather and rush hour. Now so far, I 've noticed a lot of PL codes in use. There are three agencies in the area that have a license: Aliquippa (Beaver co) West Penn Hospital (Allegheny...
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    Help with identifying a part...

    I have a short "pedestal mount" for mobile radio installation. I can't locate the plate that attaches to the radio and has the male connection to fit the top/ female of the pedestal portion. I have googled and can't find anything but the pedestal itself. I am attaching a photo of the pedestal...
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