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Old 04-16-2017, 1:29 PM
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A big bold underlined frikkin AMEN TO THAT. The quality of my 32 year old built like a tank scanner still blows away any newer scanner made by any manufacturer. It came from a day when they cared more avout making a quality product than they did about making a quick buck.
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There is the possibility that the scanner manufactures can not come up with a work around that doesn't infringe on patents or they just aren't willing to justify the cost or are just plain unable to get the required licensing for the RF tech needed.
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Is there a way to power a G5 off a cigarette plug in a car?
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Yes, power and charge.


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Could I add having the ability to import a system from RR or perhaps a csv file into PPS.
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The only two changes I would like to see are
1) Encryption muting.
2) Implementation of Phase II (I know, I know...it's said to be coming out at some point; possibly later this year).

Aside from those two things, I personally don't feel anything else needs to change. Being that the Unication devices were never designed to be scanners, I can live without the talkgroup "hold" function and other bells and whistles that Uniden and Whistler offer. My G4 is like a dream come true for monitoring simulcast systems.
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The only two changes I would like to see are
1) Encryption muting.
2) Implementation of Phase II (I know, I know...it's said to be coming out at some point; possibly later this year).

Aside from those two things, I personally don't feel anything else needs to change. Being that the Unication devices were never designed to be scanners, I can live without the talkgroup "hold" function and other bells and whistles that Uniden and Whistler offer. My G4 is like a dream come true for monitoring simulcast systems.
What he said - particularly the last line.
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Old 04-22-2017, 8:53 PM
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Just because it "wasn't designed to be a scanner" doesn't mean very useful features like selectable TG hold time and TG skip/lockout and selectable ENC muting or sound emitted aren't desired.

I love mine too, but I still want product improvements like just about every electronic gadget gets these days.
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