1. N

    APX IMPRES 2 Recondition Loop

    I have a new PMNN4486A being charged in a new NNTN8845A IMPRES 2 charger. When I insert the battery it, the LED goes orange as it has never been conditioned before. Once the the conditioning is finished it'll charge and display red LED. After a few hours when it seems like it is about to start...
  2. N6JPA

    BC125AT: The radio works fine with USB 5 volt cable, but no longer works with batteries

    :devilish:When I put the batteries in the radio the radio no longer power ups. These are AA NiMH batteries with the NiMH switch selected in the radio battery bay. The batteries are putting out the proper voltage on a VOM meter and work in other radios. Any one have a clue as to what is going on...
  3. ll35689k

    ISO Uniden SDS100 Battery

    I am looking to purchase a Uniden SDS100 slim regular size battery and battery cover.
  4. M

    Homepatrol 2 & Eneloop Pro Batteries Issue!

    Hello all, I typically use the Eneloop 2000 mAh white batteries in my Homepatrol 2 scanner. I decided to pick up some 2450 mAh Eneloop Pro batteries, thinking I'd get a little more time in between battery change-outs (I don't charge in the scanner). Well, the Eneloop Pro's won't power up the...
  5. kf6olc

    Replacement battery for old Standard C156A

    Does anyone know where I can buy a replacement battery and power cord for an old Standard C156A handheld ham Radio? Google Image Result for Thanks for any help. KF6OLC
  6. I

    HomePatrol 2 Battery/Charge problem

    I have a new homepatrol 2 scanner. I have had it for 4 days now, I put in the batteries that came with the unit and I can not get it to come on using battery power. I have plugged it into the wall to charge for 14 hours like I was supposed to but it still won't work on battery power. It does...
  7. R

    Emergency power backup

    What are the best solutions for emergency backup power that would keep your computer, radio , and modem up and running when the power goes out ?
  8. baj76

    using SDS 100 without battery

    I was wanting to use my SDS 100 to host a feed, is it a bad idea to use my SDS 100 without a battery? Thanks and sorry for the dumb question..
  9. KE5MC

    SDS100: Is this going to...

    ... make my butt look big? Just delivered. :D
  10. firemantom26

    SDS100: HOORAY" New battery has been shipped

    Your order number BATXXXXX has shipped. When a tracking number has been provided, please note that we have assigned this tracking number before giving the package to the carrier. If your package does not show up on the carriers website immediately, we may still be in the process of sending...
  11. eaf1956

    SDS100: Battery

    Well, If I am not mistaken August is over. Anyone at all get the larger battery for the SDS 100? Other than the ones who bought the scanner with the new battery!
  12. R

    SDS100: Battery Life

    I pre ordered my SDS100 from Scanner Master,I received it yesterday included with the package was a "Important Notice ! After final design,we found that the battery life with the included battery did not meet our expectations for run time. So we are changing our design to a bigger battery that...
  13. N1DDC

    Brand new XTS5000 battery charging?

    Hey guys & gals, just a quick question. I just received a brand new Impres Li-ion high-capacity 4500-mAh battery for my XTS5000. I just put it in the charger for the first time and it’s conditioning Itself! Now I can’t recall any of my other batteries ever doing this but it’s been a while...
  14. T

    Battery Life (UBC125XLT)

    Hello all, I purchased a UBC125XLT some time ago now, probably last year. It was a replacement for another that I had misplaced. I try to use the scanner for ATC when I am at the airport or generally at home if I want to hear general chat. The issue is the battery life. Barely lasts 5 minutes...
  15. T

    Ham Radio with common battery

    Hi I feel kinda stupid asking this. But during an emergency where one would depends on Ham radio for information, specially during a power outage, you would need your ham radio battery to last days if not weeks before you can charge it. Unless it uses more common batteries found everywhere...
  16. W

    Motorola P1225 LS issue

    I just bought this Radius P1225 LS. I'm not sure if the radio is broken or if this is something that it does when the battery is dead. Gave it 8 hours to charge, which should be enough to test basic functionality. Turning on after charging results in this funny symbol on the screen. See...
  17. V

    A warning about LifeP04 cells (before someone blows up their scanner)

    I see rechargeable LifeP04 (Lithium Iron Phosphate) AA cells are starting to show up at some stores. DO NOT use these in your scanner! These cells are 3.2V and will not work (for long) in consumer scanners designed for 1.2V AA cells.
  18. R

    LPE-200 battery contacts

    I have an LPE 200 and one of the battery contacts appears to be broken. It is only about 10% of the length of the other 2 pins. It is the +ve battery contact on the radio itself. Anyone got some tips for how to fix? Thanks, Rob
  19. K

    Motorola XTS 3000 P25 Programming

    Hi everyone, I may not be posting this in the correct threat (I apologize if so), but I am looking for some advice. I just recently purchased a Motorola XTS 3000 off of eBay. I am trying to program it and I am running into a few problems. My first problem is, there is a local P25 repeater...
  20. A

    KSC-17 with TK-250 question

    Recently, I acquired a couple TK-250 radios with the KSC-17 normal-rate chargers. I put them on the chargers today, but was wondering, when the TK250s are finished charging, does the red light turn off on the charger? Or, should they only be left on the charger for a certain amount of hours...