• 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. J

    T-band mobiles reception

    Hi .. is there a trick for pulling in what is (probably) a low power T-band frequency? There's a frequency in the 470-512 range a business uses for mobiles that I can't pick up at home (probably 10 miles distance as the crow flies). I'm thinking they are using low power because I only pick them...
  2. V

    FCC mandate for public safety to vacate UHF?

    I was just reading some interesting propaganda... er... news that revealed some info I had not previously heard. Included in this are things like (and these are direct quotes): "The federal government has mandated that public safety agencies get off ultra-high frequencies by 2022" "A federal...
  3. GTR8000

    Rockland County Fire Paging UHF Simulcast

    470.800 (77.0 PL) Simulcast from 10 sites* throughout the county: Rockland County UHF Paging and Trunked System Site Map Enjoy! :D * It's currently 9 sites, the Monsey (Grove St) site is not yet built out