police scanner

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    Replacing 0.5 watt speaker with 1 watt on pro-89?

    I want to replace the old speaker that came with it and I wondered If I could replace it with a 1 watt speaker instead. My question is, would it be harmful to an over 20 year old scanner?
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    Police Scanners illegal, but not radar detectors?

    This is just the weirdest thing. So, as you know in the states of, Florida, Indiana, Kentucky, Minnesota, and New York; Having a police scanner that is active in your car is illegal, because it will make it easy to circumvent speed traps...which is literally the same exact thing radar detectors...
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    Analog Vrs Digital need help

    So this may be dumb and I’m sorry but I am new to this and need help. I looked up the radio frequency needed for my areas. I know some are still analog but some department went to digital. So I need to know what kinda digital police scanner I need also does it need to be phase I or phase II? I...
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    SDS100/SDS200: police scanner and technical functionality

    Hello, I am currently about to buy a police scanner sds100 uniden and what i am looking for exactly is to detect the presence of law enforcement officials nearby by only picking the signal (such between 1 and 5 mile away) but i am not 100 percent sure if this device can only pick cell tower...
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    Pro 197 scanner

    I have a pro 197 scanner. I noticed it stopped receiving. So i unscrewed the antenna and radio shut off. Which told me I had a ground issue. Sure enough my ground was disconnected. Fixed the wire and scanner is still not scanning. What component could have been affected by this?
  6. City News Support Mobile Radio Scanners 2022

    City News Support Mobile Radio Scanners 2022

    Three Uniden Scanners in custom mount 2 BCD 996P2 1 BCT 15X (Note the 3 switches control the midland external speakers for quick cut when the phone rings!
  7. Whistler 1040 Digital Scanner ****SOLD****

    Whistler 1040 Digital Scanner ****SOLD****

    This radio is like new. It comes with the radio, both battery holder (black and yellow), wall plug and I still have the box.
  8. Whistler 1065 Digital Scanner

    Whistler 1065 Digital Scanner

    SOLD!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!For sale, this scanner is in immaculate condition. The price is $300.00 Canadian (or make me an offer) Buyer pays shipping if pickup can't be arranged.
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    Whistler 1010 - WS1010 - Not Closed, Send me a PM if Interested

    For sale is a barely used Whistler - WS1010 scanner. This was bought as a gift, but they ended up not using it. I am marking this as used since it is out of the box, but I see no issues, not even slight blemishes. $59.99 + Shipping [USPS Priority would come out to ~$7.50] Comes with: -WS1010...
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    WTB: Scanners with Broken Screen

    If anyone is looking to make something back on their scanner with a broken screen or other defects, please contact me as I am interested.
  11. Whistler TRX-1 Digital Handheld Scanner Radio in box

    Whistler TRX-1 Digital Handheld Scanner Radio in box

    Selling a Whistler TRX-1 Digital Handheld Scanner Radio in box completed. It is in great condition as kept in case and took extreme care of it. Only minor light scratches on LCD as they pretty much all do due to soft plastic they used at factory. Is very clean condition otherwise. Works great...
  12. Refurbished uniden 436hp scanner complete in box

    Refurbished uniden 436hp scanner complete in box

    Selling a refurbished by the manufacturer to new condition Uniden 436HP scanner complete. It come complete in the box with Antenna, antenna adapter, belt clip, Strap, 8gb SD card, manuals and AA batteries. Only took out of box to ensure it works correctly and that it was in box for pictures...
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    Greenville County Sheriff's Office (sc)

    Here lately, I've noticed that they aren't using the 460 frequencies anymore. I was listening to the South and North dispatch, plus the car to car frequency and in the past few weeks, I haven't been hearing any traffic at all. Did the GCSO move to new frequencies or....? If so, could someone...
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    Phoenix Area Uniden SDS100 Review

    I just wanted to make a quick initial review of the SDS100. @KR7CQ Did a fantastic write up regarding the SDS100 and it is certainly more in-depth than mine will be. I picked this scanner up from HRO on Friday 12/21/2018 and I was admittedly a bit apprehensive. My current scanner is a BCD996P2...
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    Police Encryption: Good or Bad?

    It's becoming more and more popular. Is this a good thing or a bad thing overall? Watch the video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NhJQkJxRWf8&feature=youtu.be
  16. _sundown_

    BCT15X: Cheapest PC to program Uniden Bearcat BCT15X Police Scanner

    Hey Everyone, I have Uniden Bearcat BCT15X Police Scanner, I use it only in the garage as background noise. I moved to a new county and not excited about reprogramming it manually for all the local analog freq's . I researched this forum and didn't find a thread/post on this, please share if...
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    West Linn Fire and Rescue

    Hello I was wondering what live feed would be the best for my city.( West Linn) Would it be Washington County Fire and rescue because it includes west linn in the details feed on broadcastify website, clackamas county fire and rescue, because west linn is located in clackamas county, or lake...
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    Types of scanners

    Hello I was wondering what the best type of scanner is for my area. I live in West Linn Oregon and I want to be able to have a scanner that can listen to my cities police department. But i'm not sure what you call the type of scanner that can listen to what I think are called talk groups. From...
  19. Danny37

    Radio Shack Pro-163 Firmware Update

    Can anyone point me in the right direction, I've been looking to update my RS Pro-163 but it seems since radio shack redid their website the archives/support has been lost or something. Tried Internet searches and no luck. if anyone can help, I would really appreciate it. Thanks.
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    where to buy an antenna

    hello i have a uniden SC150B police scanner with a standard rubber ducky antenna and i want to buy a better anteena first off what kind of conector does my antenna have and second are there any reputable sites on the net where i can buy an antenna for my scanner