• 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:

motorola astro spectra

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    ASTRO Spectra Rear DB15 for data

    Hello All, I have an ASTRO Spectra W9 that I would like to connect a TNC to and use the radio for data (APRS primarily) . I have gone over and over the pinout out of the radio and TNC and i'm certain my cable is ok. My pinout is as follows: Radio Pin - Radio Function / TNC Function - TNC Pin...
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    ASTRO Spectra no TX Audio

    Hello All, I recenetly picked up an ASTRO Spectra (Model No: T99DX+089_AST; ID No: D04KKF9PW5AN). I got it home and programmed it with a code plug I had in another radio that works beautifly. I then tried to key my local repeater and got nothing back. I then went to a repeater that did not...