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    BCD436HP: BCD436HP Gets Stuck on Specific Site Until Physical Contact Made

    I observed a strange issue the other day while running my Uniden BCD436HP. I noticed after a while of it sitting at my desk that it had become abnormally quiet. When I went to grab the scanner, it almost immediately caught traffic. I started keeping my eye on it, and I noticed a pattern. It...
  2. Uniden BCD 436HP Scanner **NEW LOWER PRICE!**

    Uniden BCD 436HP Scanner **NEW LOWER PRICE!**

    Gently used BCD436HP Included: Scanner Rubber Duck Antenna Programming/Charging Cable 7 Eneloop AA's 4 Eneloop AAA's 3 Ultralast Green AA's Eneloop Quick Charger $275 Shipped and Insured
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    Uniden BCD436HP won't turn on, no repairs from Canada?

    I have in my possession two Uniden BCD436HP model scanners, one is mine and the other is a friends. They have had their share of run time over the past year since we purchased them, but now they don't "run" at all...…….:( I can not get them to boot up and I have tried everything I can think of...
  4. Steven_024

    UHF P25 Antenna Issues

    If this is in the wrong forum, please let me know! I monitor a Fire Department that is on a UHF P25 system. The problem is my BCD436HP will not “decode” clearly. The repeater site is approximately 4 miles away from my scanner. I have an multi band Tram-1089 magnetic car antenna that I ran from...
  5. Steven_024

    UHF P25 system antenna issues

    If this is in the wrong forum, please let me know. I monitor a Fire Department that is on a UHF P25 system. The problem is my BCD436HP will not “decode” clearly. The repeater site is approximately 4 miles away from my scanner. I have an multi band Tram-1089 magnetic car antenna that I ran from...
  6. Caesar

    BCD436HP Arlington and D.C. - Looking for files

    Hey guys, i'll be heading to Arlington next week and i'm working on a file for by BCD436HP, but didn't know if anyone had a file they would be willing to share. :) Thanks!
  7. MagicMan08

    Might buy an "upgraded" BCD436HP - How do I know the paid upgrades are installed?

    When I go to the menu>settings>upgrade and it shows all 3 options there still. Upgrade ProVoice Upgrade DMR/MotoTRBO Upgrade NXDN If I click on any of the options, it asks me to input a key. Is this normal if upgrades are bought and paid for? Or if the upgrades are installed they will not...
  8. papa_p

    2011 Chevy Traverse with BCD436HP and GPS

    2011 Chevy Traverse with BCD436HP and GPS
  9. FX172

    BDC436HP Hanger Knob

    Hi, I have seen a lot of threads for this and I tried to respond to them all and they are currently closed for replies. I am hopeful that someone can send me a link as to where to find these hard to find hanger knobs. Any help would greatly appreciate it!
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    Getting Frustrated With New Scanner

    I haven’t used a scanner for about 10 years, back when Gwinnett County was on analog. Last week, I decided to get back into it and purchased a Uniden BCD436HP. I upgraded DMR on it. I programmed about 10 favorites, mainly pd, fire and emc in my area. Some turned out to be encrypted but some are...
  11. mcjones2013

    SDS100: Why show the System ID in HEX format?

    Hello, I was wondering why the SDS100 shows the System ID of trunking systems in HEX format instead of the "normal" format seen on the BCDx36HP series when in Search mode? Is there a way to change this? For example, there's a multi-site Connect Plus system in my area, with the System ID of...
  12. GTR8000

    BCDx36HP Sentinel 2.01.00 (adds support for SDS200)

    New version of the BCDx36HP Sentinel that adds support for the new SDS200. https://www.uniden.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/12/BCDx36HP_Sentinel_Version_2_01_00.zip
  13. rvacs

    Comparing BCD436HP vs. SDS100 vs. BCD325P2 for GPS

    Wanting a solution for the car (limited) space so going with handheld. GPS connecting (Auto Location Based Scanning) - Agency selection (ex: Police / DOT). So this may knock out the BCD352P2. So as I drive through a city want it to auto change to that city and scan say Police without me...
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    Newbie needs scanner advice

    Wanting to get into this hobby. Need suggestions and help. Would enjoy listening to local and state police, fire and rescue, utility, DOT etc... I have read a lot of good about the Uniden BCD436HP. Is this a good all around radio and is it necessary for any of the three updates? I live around...
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    Uniden BCD436HP

    Looking for some good advice😏 I am newbie. Never owned a decent scanner. Just cheap $100 Base. I am now retired and want to get a good scanner to monitor local police, state police, Fire departments and emergency, utilities and DOT etc... I live in Indianapis Ind-Marion County. From...
  16. scseh

    FS: mcscanner is a great seller

    I had the pleasure of purchasing a Uniden BCD436HP Scanner from mcscanner [Mike] last week. He was very professional and honest. He is very patient, answers all of your questions, and will accommodate your questions with honest answers. He also pays attention to details. The radio exceeded...
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    BCD436HP: Reset to factory defaults

    Had my new BCD436HP portable uopa n running in a couple of days, but then screwed up the programing using the Sentinel Software. Cannot for the life of me find my error. How can I reset it to the new, out-of-the box, factory default settings? I can then just start over.
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    Adams County

    Hi All, I just purchased a BCD436HP, my first digital scanner. It's been at least a decade since I've done my own scanning, and a lot has changed. Since the Adams feed disappeared online, I decided to invest in my own device. So, I've added a favorite list from Sentinel to the 436, and Denver...
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    BCD436HP: Airband Scanning Issues

    Hello RadioReference! I just tried to program in an airband favorites list using Sentinel. I wrote the list to the scanner and restarted it holding down my assigned startup key. However, when it turns on, it simply gives me 2 low beeps and the screen displays SCAN MODE, while obviously not...
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    Yet another "Nothing to Scan" issue on the BCD436HP

    I too have the “Scan Mode, Nothing to Scan” issue. But it only happens to some of the Favorites that I create. I’m creating them by “Appending” the category to a freshly created Favorite from the Sentinel software. For example, I add Railroad, Airports, Fire, and...