• 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. C

    TK-290 stopped scanning

    Just recently my TK-290 has given up the ability to scan. I even tried reassigning a new key & it still would not come up. Is this a common issue with this radio?
  2. K

    tk-290 problems

    I have a tk-290 that I am trying to progarm. I have some frequencies that work correctly and some that just have a beep that happens randomly when I select the frequency. When I put the radio on scan all get is this random beeping. I know it is not the battery. Any help would be appreciated...
  3. K

    problem programming kenwood tk-290

    I have bought a kenwood tk-290 and the programming software. The software loads and I put in the frequencies. when I turn the radio on all I get is this frequent and random high pitch beeping noise. It did pick up something but when this beeping thing started it would not pick up anything...