• 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:

need of a repeater.

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    Repeater for a Good Cause

    We have an FCC license for up to a 50 watt repeater. I've been using Centerfire's Omni directional antennas for our base stations and building the base stations out of MAXON SM-2450 taxi-cab radios (on the a 3 watt setting) and old AT computer cabinets, with a 13.8 volt regulated power supply...