• 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 spectra

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    Motorola Spectra for APRS

    Hello All, I have a Motorola Spectra Dash Mount VHF (136.0 - 162.0 MHz) radio in my house that I use for Amature Radio and other radio needs. I was thinking about using it to RX APRS data to see what's out there. I HAVE NO CLUE ABOUT APRS. I have programmed in 144.39000 MHz and can hear...
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    Change channels on Motorola Spectra

    Alright so first off I'm pretty new to the whole two-way radio scene, so any answers may have to be dumbed down haha, alright so I bought 3 Motorola spectras off ebay, all the same model; D43KMA75ABK. Now when I hook them up and turn them on all is good, they recieve very clearly, but they're...