newbie BCD996T WX S.A.M.E. Question

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walterb

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What setting do I use if I only want SAME specfic area alerts to broadcast on my BCD996T and not general WX alerts?

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The radio checks the WX channel every 5 sec, so the tuner has to switch frequency. The scanner has only one tuner therefore every 5 sec it will cut out. For the SAME Weather Alert to function the scanner has to set on standby like Fire Tone Out so the radio can't scan at all.
 

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n2mdk said:
The radio checks the WX channel every 5 sec, so the tuner has to switch frequency. The scanner has only one tuner therefore every 5 sec it will cut out. For the SAME Weather Alert to function the scanner has to set on standby like Fire Tone Out so the radio can't scan at all.
I see. I assumed it would run in parallel with any active scanning. I picked up a dedicated WX SAME radio on ebay.

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