• 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.

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weather radio

  1. dbsar

    Weather radio -low volume alert wanted

    Christmas is coming and I’d like to put a new weather radio on the list. I’ve got several but they all share one annoying trait. The audible weather alert is so loud it will wake the dead, and that's with the alert adjusted down. Nothing worse than that thing going off at 3AM. I want a radio...
  2. dbsar

    Weather Alert Radio with Adjust Siren Volume

    I want a weather radio with the ability to turn down the alert siren. I mean way down (almost off). The one I have at bedside is adjustable and is still too loud at night and scares the bejeebies out of me. Then my wife gets mad...so I’d appreciate your suggestions. It would also be cool if...