• 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.

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    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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    Hi all, Today I received my Retevis H-777 2-way radios. It shows that there are five levels of VOX sensitivity, but does not show how to adjust it. Does anyone out there have any experience with this, or similar, radio(s) that can help? Thanks!
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    Hello, I have a question regarding whether the "squelch (fine tune)" option in the conventional personality windows of the CPS have any effect on digital P25 operation. I can't seem to find the answer in the help. I am actually running a UHF R1 into the R2 band for receive only operation...
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    OK, so I know what the PSR-500 is capable of in terms of trunking, digital modes, freq coverage and so on. However I have a hesitation about purchasing one based on my current experiences with a GRE made Radio Shack Pro 97. My concern centers around the sensitivity & selectivity. Here in...
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    UPMan, Please clear situation with new Uniden scanners: BCD396XT, BC346XT, BCD996XT, BCT15X. Whether any changes have been made in RF Front End/IF units to improve dynamic range, sensitivity, selectivity & etc?