1. vagrant

    Trouble In Amateur Radio Paradise

    It was just before noon when I heard two people talking simplex on the output frequency of a local repeater. It is a repeater I helped to coordinate and install for a local club. The conversation they were having, as well as the cursing, made it clear they were not licensed amateurs. My scanner...
  2. cifn2

    Marine Radio Usage?

    I have been noticing on the Marine Frequencies, an increased usage in Illinois. I have also saw walmart sells them right along the FRS, but with increased power and increase range testimony. I have noticed by using the Marine bank in my mobile scanner, that several groups are using them, they...