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Severe Weather Monitoring and Weather Alert Radios

Severe Weather Monitoring and Weather Alert Radios

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Severe Weather Monitoring goes beyond just scanning the weather band Your scanner might double as a weather alert radio, but it can do more than just alert you during severe weather.   You might find that the Amateur Radio Band, GMRS , and FRS bands have active weather spotters in your neighborhood that can keep you up to date on weather conditions. (more…)
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Tips and Tricks when dealing with Simulcast

Tips and Tricks when dealing with Simulcast

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Simulcast is when multiple transmit locations broadcast the same information at the same time on the same frequency Simulcast can cause problems with digital reception on today's scanners.  We have some tips and tricks when dealing with simulcast and run through a few solutions on today's podcast (more…)
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Facebook Live 002 – March 31, 2018

Facebook Live 002 – March 31, 2018

Facebook Live
Facebook Live Session 2 Thanks to all of those who participated and asked a question of left feedback. You can join us next week at https://www.scannerschool.com/facebook Scanner School Facebook Live 3/31/18 replay Here is a replay of the Facebook Live session we did this morning. ** Please share this with another Facebook Group you think would enjoy seeing this session. ** We will do another live session on Saturday, April 7 at 11am Eastern (US) time. Follow Scanner School for more information and be sure to subscribe to the Scanner School podcast on iTunes, Stitcher, or Google Play. Posted by Scanner School on Saturday, March 31, 2018
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Facebook Live 001 – March 24, 2018

Facebook Live 001 – March 24, 2018

Facebook Live
Our first Facebook Live Q&A Session was a huge success. Thanks to all of those who participated and asked a question of left feedback. You can join us next week at https://www.scannerschool.com/facebook Scanner School Facebook Live 3/24/18 replayHere is a replay of the Facebook Live session we did this morning. ** Please share this with another Facebook Group you think would enjoy seeing this session. ** We will do another live session on Saturday, March 31 at 11am Eastern (US) time. Follow Scanner School for more information and be sure to subscribe to the Scanner School podcast on iTunes, Stitcher, or Google Play.Posted by Scanner School on Saturday, March 24, 2018
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Introduction to P25

Introduction to P25

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It goes by several names, but not all of them are correct. Sometimes you will hear P25, Project 25, APCO 25, or "digital". This week's podcast, an "Introduction to P25", runs through the building blocks of a P25 system. P25 is made up of 8 pieces that are interconnected through a series of standards.   We'll cover each of the interfaces and how they work. Conventional P25 is covered in this podcast and trunking will be covered next week. (more…)
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Consulting Call with Jon Goldenberg

Consulting Call with Jon Goldenberg

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Be a fly on the wall on one of my consulting sessions with Jon Goldenberg.   Jon was one of the winners of the Free Consulting Contest that we had in February of 2018. Jon and I discuss his current scanner needs and discuss some ways on how he can setup his scanners.   (more…)
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