• 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. K

    Standard C790L Information

    I was given a Standard C790L radio. I don't know much about it and there hasn't been much turned up on my Google searches. Hopefully someone on here can help fill in some of the holes in my understanding. First off, I know it is a commercial UHF radio. I read one ham's website that a simple...
  2. daugherh

    Direct Mode

    Hi all. Does anyone know if, for example, the EVX-530 or any other VS radio supports DCDM (dual capacity direct mode) that can be found in the MotoTRBO Gen 2 radios like the XPR 3500 or 7550? I saw here where it talks about direct mode. Is this similar, the same, or completely different than the...
  3. B

    Standard Communications marine radiophones

    Hi, I live in Italy and would like to know more about some Standard Radio models (like SR-C801S for example) All the "Standard Radio" (SR) marine 2 way radios (also called "transceivers") were made in the USA around 1965-70. This is a request from a friend, he told me they were exported too...
  4. W

    Can Not Program Vertex VX-451

    Having a problem with the computer recognizing the radio. The software is CE115 1 cable from USB to Radio When I try to upload the radio into the software, it says to turn radio on. When I do it does not recognize it. Ive tried switching the com ports and still nothing. Any help would be...
  5. sheriff205

    Ozaukee County EDACS Standard freq question ?

    hey all, i have a question for you guys or girls , when you put in the Ozaukee County EDACS Standard freq do you program the freq that are in red first ? then you program the freq that are after the ones in red? because thats what get me sorta pissed. so if u can help me with that let me...