PA State Police difficulty

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dnk1102

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I'm having a problem getting PSP freq.s to woek in my Pro 96 scanner. I use Win96 and after uploading to my scanner I only get parts of the conversation; ie. I may hear dispatch then nothing from a car, or vice versa. any help is aippreciated. I'm a retired Phila. Police Officer, but new to scanner world. thanx., DAN
 

RogerH11

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If you're listening to the VHF 154-159 range then the cars are too far away to hear since they don't use repeaters. For example, 155.670 is comms from a tower and can be heard for many miles while the mobiles or portables on 155.910 are line-of-sight which means the cars have to be close (a few miles away) to hear. Also, you want to turn the delay off because if you use a 2 second delay, you will miss comms since they use two different frequncies.
 

matthewtomek

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Also, you may have some better luck posting this in the PA state forum. This forum is for live scanner feeds. Some folks from PA may never check this section of the forums.
 
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