• 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. M

    Hennepin Multicast problem

    i believe i have a multicast problem the audio cuts in and out with an 800mhz antenna attached right now while driving around. i have all of the system Freq for Hennepin West and am confused on which freq to keep and which to get rid of. as you can see each site as mutiple freq (see link) I...
  2. K

    Kenwood NXR-710 and KTI-3 multicasting

    Hi All I'm trying to figure out if there is a reference to get the 710 repeater to either join a multicast group or how the multicasting works. We have a Cisco IPICS system in place that works with muticasting to connect a central system to may channels, much like the KAS10 I believe. If there...
  3. K

    Phoenix Fire dispatches going out over Mesa Fire's channel 1?

    It's about 1am. I've heard three or four dispatches from Phoenix FD going out over Mesa FD's dispatch TG. Are they doing a patch test? Or is Mesa's alarm room down, so Phoenix is dispatching both systems, and everything is being heard on all four channels? (154.190, 154.340, TG 1795, TG 3064)...
  4. BlueDevil

    Failing Simulcast System

    We have a rapidly deteriorating simulcast system in Walla Walla County. This is our primary dispatch and communications system for Law Enforcement, Fire and EMS agencies. Just like everyone else in the world we are hurting for money. We are in desperate need to update some of the components of...