• 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:

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    PSR 500

    I am a newbie with the PSR 500. I apologize if this is covered on another thread. I ordered my unit last year with local programming from Scannermaster (Katy/Fort Bend County). The unit works fine on conventional channels, but I am not getting the trunked systems at all. I ordered the...
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    Radio Preceding Tone

    Can somebody tell me about the preceding tone I hear on the Motorola Radios used by Nashua Fire? I understand that when a user presses the PTT button a 3 beep tone it emitted by THEIR radio as part of the trunked system letting the user know that the system has recognized the radio, processed...