Pro-94 or Pro-97?

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nirmalmakadia

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Hey guys....

Which one do you suggest? 94 or 97? What's the major difference apart from the price?

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KE5BCP

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Pro-97 all the way.
The Pro-97 adds alpha-tags, CTCSS/DCS, Signal Stalker II, and can be programmed using Win97.
 

jeffrey420

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The 97 supports alpha numerics. Which is nice to not have to remember what channel belongs to which department. CT and DCT support. Plus it support a third type of trunking known as LTR. They have them on sale from time to time for $150.
 
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KLH

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I wouldn't pay anything more than $75 for a PRO-94.

It is a cheap out of date scanner in my opinon.

The PRO-97 is an excellent scanner.. Worth every penny.
 

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I can't believe RS still sells the 94. I own one, and I haven't used it in two years.
 

austinscan1

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pro-94 or 97

If for some reason you must have a Uniden made radio, and not gre, then buy a used BC245. It's so much better than the '94, you won't believe it. Austin
 

pdfdems286

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pro-97,pro-97,pro-97.could not be happier with mine.fantastic scanner !.bought a 94 about 5 year's ago and returned it the next day.audio was about the crappiest ever.had 1,000 channel's divided between a/b could not scan them all at same time.no pl/dpl or alpha.limited frequency coverage.
 

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I got a 97 when it first came out. I LOVE it! I only "upgraded" to a 96 recently because my area is going digital in the near future, and it was on sale.

A 97 is a real treat at a military air show!
 
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