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Is there any CB radio's currently sold new that channel scan?

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Hello,
Does anyone know of a CB radio transceiver model that can be bought brand new that has a built-in scanning function so that it will scan the CB channels for activity?
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On the handheld front, there's the Midland 75-822. Scans just fine, with weather channels also. It has an interesting vehicle adapter. You probably wouldn't want to depend on it for heavy travel use, but it's done OK for me on the occasional trip up and down the I-95 corridor.
 
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On the handheld front, there's the Midland 75-822. Scans just fine, with weather channels also. It has an interesting vehicle adapter. You probably wouldn't want to depend on it for heavy travel use, but it's done OK for me on the occasional trip up and down the I-95 corridor.
I also have this same radio love this little thing its easy to go mobile with it are you can just use it as an Ht radio and the scan function on it is great......
 

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Keep in mind that 27mhz scanning is only effective with strong signals and high setting squelch due to noise level on that band (11m).
Weak AM or SSB signals will often be missed below squelch level.



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The only piece of equipment I know of that does decent HF scanning is the Icom IC PCR-1000 computer controlled receiver (no transmitter) because it has voice detection scanning and it won't stay stuck at a frequency with noise only (QRM).
I have one here but haven't used it in ages. With SDR radios I put my old PCR-1000 in the closet


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