• 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. BCasto

    How the heck is this working?

    I have a BCD996XT, frustrated by the poor reception and decoding of a digital trunking system about 15 miles away (Durham City NC). Tonight, out of desperation I tried something new. How the heck is this working? I hope it isn't a fluke and will continue to work all day, different weather...
  2. K

    Cross Talk After Connecting Splitter

    I have a strange problem. We are a PA state humane law enforcement agency. We have two Uniden scanners (a BCD536HP and a BCD436HP) that we use to monitor local police: one for the city of Chester, PA, and one for all other Delaware County PA police departments. The feeds are then pumped into two...
  3. G

    Need help with splitter setup

    I am building my listening post and need help with the setup. I plan to use a splitter to feed 3 scanners. I've seen somewhere a link for a seller, where the cable used to connect from the splitter to the scanners, is one of relative short length. Does someone here knows where I can get these...
  4. M

    Using radio antenna with a splitter to a scanner.

    Hello gentlemen, I need some advice. I currently have a BCT15 setup within my Fire Dept. social room, members always ask about a external antenna to be installed. Unfortunately really don't have a way to get up to install am antenna on the firehouse tower that is located on the roof. So what I...
  5. WA4HHG

    Splitter/Amplifiers, Part Deux

    Have seen question and discussions which begin as questions about splitters and eventually evolve into discussions about pre-amps. Multi-port CATV amplifier's have been discussed, these can also perform the function of a splitter. They are extremely wide band and some are 1 antenna input, with...