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BCD396T - Tower Display

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wjf

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I understand that you can "hold" on a channel while scanning and it will display the tower information - but not consistantly.

Seems if it finds a TG, pressing "hold" will do just that - hold on the TG and not display the tower.

Any other way to do this?

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In the "Cutom Search" section i have set up a search of 774-776, then i chose CChannel "ON", when it stops on a CChannel ex: 775.03125 it stops, shows the FREQY-TOWER #- ID------, when the freqy's pertaining to that data channel and the ID's pop up you can record the complete site information and install it into your scanner as a SYSTEM QKEY...Page 97 OM.....
 

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RoninJoliet said:
In the "Cutom Search" section i have set up a search of 774-776, then i chose CChannel "ON", when it stops on a CChannel ex: 775.03125 it stops, shows the FREQY-TOWER #- ID------, when the freqy's pertaining to that data channel and the ID's pop up you can record the complete site information and install it into your scanner as a SYSTEM QKEY...Page 97 OM.....
I must be getting old, Ron. I don't understand the above comment.

I don't use Custom Searches much. I'm just trying to figure out where the tower I'm hitting is.

In short: Holding on a channel, if it hits a TG, won't display the tower info. Do you know any other way?

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I don't think Ron meant to post in this thread... Anyway - Dave is right. Press HOLD and scroll to the control channel.
 

ke4ppj

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to scroll after you hit the hold button........just turn the knob up top of the radio and it will change channels
 
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