1. DustyH777


    Hey All, I have been doing some research and found nothing so I decided to come here, I have an Uniden BCD436HP scanner with a SMA TO BNC converter, will this one work with the SDS100?? I cant seem to find an answer and I am wanting to purchase the SDS100 but not have to buy additional...
  2. J

    Wire Bringing coaxial into the house

    Thanks for accepting me as a member. I have a loop antenna at the end of the garden, and my computer is in a downstairs room in the house. I'm about to order a 30M RG213 coaxial cable with BNC Male connectors on each end. What's the best way to connect into the house. Ideally I would like...
  3. fdnyfish

    SDS100/SDS200: SDS-100 flush mount BNC Adapter

    Can someone point me to a flush mount bnc adaptor for the sds-100. I’m not a fan of the one that came with the scanner. thanks
  4. PrivatelyJeff

    Recommendation on crimper and connectors

    Can anyone recommend a good basic crimper and connectors for home use (preferably from antenna farm as I’m going to put a large order in there soon). I need to do a couple PL259, N and BNC using RG58 cable (all the runs are for scanners with good reception and short runs of about 10-15 feet...
  5. Disk4mat

    Need confirmation I got the right connectors etc for use with BCD996P2

    Still some what new to scanning. Been doing allot of reading and research and this forum is a great resource. I wanted to confirm I got what I needed. I bought: Harvest D220R Mini Discone Antenna (Male PL259 connector) Mag Mount SO-239 Connection to PL259 Plug BNC Male to SO-239 Female adapter...
  6. E

    Modify/Revive old RTL stick (part 1)

    Modify/Revive old RTL stick I bought 2 of these inexpensive RTL sticks for just over $12 each almost 3 years ago. IEIK SDRICE RTL-SDR FM DAB DVB-T USB Stick Set with RTL2832U & R820T Great SDR for SDR# ADS-B Receiver Set Radio Compatible ICE Input...
  7. W

    motorola portable antennas

    Hello, I'm in need of some Motorola expertise.... Reading through some forums, people swear that mx to bnc adapters for Motorola ht's work. I have a couple of the Waris and Mototrbo lines. Ht750/1250's and xpr 3300/6350. Looking at the antenna jacks on these radios, I feel that a bnc adapter...
  8. R

    BCD396XT/BCD996XT: Antenna connecter

    What does the antenna of this unit look like? Can I connect an RG-6/59 coax to it or will I need a special adapter? I don't even know if it is an BNC male or female port or if a coax can connect to it.
  9. yaesumofo

    short flexible SMA antennas and others...

    Hi guys. I am a sound mixer and we use lot of RF in the business. Anyway, I use a brand of wireless called LECTROSONIC. they are arguably the best in the business. I have some that I used to use in a block that is no longer available to us in the 700 MHZ area. I pulled one of the SMA antennas...
  10. W

    50 ohm cable to 75 ohm cable?

    Here's what I want to accomplish to use a roof-mount antenna with my Pro-163 scanner: -First, I have a 50' RG8/U cable that I will run from the antenna down to my house. -Next what I want to do is use an adapter to convert RG8/U (with type N connectors) to RG6, then use the existing RG6 cabling...
  11. mpddigital

    Coax Connector Confusion Solution

    After years of answering questions on differences in connector types and their uses we've compiled a single page with close-up photos and info on relevant connector types. This includes mini and Reverse Polarity compared to straight connectors and all the other fun filled problem causers...
  12. K

    Pro-97 BNC Connector and Housing

    Hello, Does anyone know where to get the BNC connector for the Pro-97 or a compatible part number for the connector? Also, Does anyone know where to get the plastic housing for the Pro-97??? Thanks, Dylan Beck KI4MOC