• 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. K

    vhf low red cross freqs

    Does the red cross still use the low band frequencies. If so, I'm thinking on days when six meters opens, if it opens during this Irene mess, I will try to receive some propagation, and that seems like something to listen for.
  2. w2lie

    Hurricane Irene scanner feed at W2LIE.net

    W2LIE.net will setup the "Special" feed this weekend to include the following agencies for Hurricane Irene: Nasasu County OEM Suffolk County EOC New York City OEM Nassau County ARES Nassau County RACES Suffolk County ARES/RACES Nassau County SKYWARN Suffolk County SKYWARN New York City ARES...