• 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. N1DDC

    Magnetic mount antenna??

    Hey guys I have a question. I have the new Uniden BCD536HP scanner base unit for my house. I'm using the antenna it came with that screws into the back of the unit. However the way my house is positioned my reception on a UHF 453 frequency sucks when it SHOULD be crystal clear where I'm at...
  2. S

    Mount Yagi Antenna on Car Roof

    Hi everyone, Anyone have any ideas on where I could purchase some type of magnetic mount/ device which could hold or includes a short pole to mount a yagi antenna on top of a car? (Don't worry- the car will not be moving!) The yagi antenna itself is only 18 inches. I have searched high and...
  3. JamesPrine

    Standard SS 102-inch whip - spring or no?

    Hello all! I just bought a brand-new Uniden PRO538W CB transceiver from a colleague; he threw in a still-in-the-shipping-tube 102-inch stainless steel whip antenna from Radio Shack. Not a bad deal for $30 total...seems he bought this stuff on an impulse and his wife freaked, hence the quicky...