• 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:

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    TRRS to 2 pin Kenwood adapter

    I am new here so please forgive me if this is the wrong place for this post. I am new to amateur radio I have a couple of Baofeng handhelds and a BTECH UV-50X2 I use these for in car communications out in the desert in my RZR off-road UTV. I have a helmet kit that I used with my Baofeng...
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    XTS 2500 Problems

    Hi all. The PTT button on my personal XTS 2500 stopped working recently, and I need to get it repaired. Someone had mentioned to me that there is, or once was, a recall form something similar on the 2500. Does anyone know if there is any truth to this, and if so, point me in the right...