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    Bearcat III - Missing Antenna

    Trying to revive an Electra Bearcat III scanner (pretty neat old scanner) but the antenna that screws in down through the top has went missing. Trying to locate one to keep this little project going.
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    Crystal options for old ham gear like Regency HR-2B?

    Have most people dropped their old gear like the Regency HR-2Bs? I got this radio fairly cheap and is my only 2m radio. I was wondering if I can get it working with the local club repeater. Unluckily, don't have the right crystals. I'm wondering what I can do to deal with not having crystals...
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    Realistic Scanner Pro-53 Patrolman scanning Receiver

    I want to start out to thank for everyone that will end up taking time to read this and give any kind of helpful input on my question. I have a family friend that has a Realistic Scanner Pro-53 Patrolmen Scanning Receiver from Radio Shack. The Model # is 20-122 She was at my house the other...
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    Interchanging Crystals

    I have a Bearcat III H/U which uses 10.8 IF crystals. I have a crystal marked "460.425MHz MRU-1" which I interpret as being a 10.7 IF crystal used to receive on a frequency of 460.425MHz. Can I put this crystal into the Bearcat III and if I can what frequency should I receive in the Bearcat...