2021 Crash Course Part 1 – The Basics

2021 Crash Course Part 1 – The Basics

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Do you want to get started with scanning or brush up on basics in the new year? In this episode, Phil goes through a rapid-fire rundown of basic terminology and types of scanning from analog to digital transmissions. This is part 1 of this 2021 crash course. (more…)
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The Secrets are in the Searches

The Secrets are in the Searches

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Have you wondered how you can best use the search function on your scanner? In this episode, Phil walks through some tips for how to use your scanner to search for new frequencies, from pre-programmed search ranges to scan and search mode, and more. (more…)
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Whistler Signal Stalker

Whistler Signal Stalker

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Whistler's Signal Stalker and Spectrum Sweeper Do you want to know how to use Whistler’s signal stalker or spectrum sweeper functions? In this episode, I will explain how to access and use these features, the options you have, use cases, and more. (more…)
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Uniden Close Call

Uniden Close Call

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Using Uniden's Close Call In this episode, I will explain the purpose of close call, shares examples of times I have used it successfully, and what the different close call settings on your scanner mean in practice. (more…)
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Splitting and Sharing Antennas

Splitting and Sharing Antennas

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How to Split and Share a Single Antenna across Multiple Scanner Do you need to split or share the signal from a single antenna to multiple scanners? In this episode, I explain the hardware you need to achieve this setup, how the technology works, and what to look for when purchasing the accessories you need. He also walks through his personal setup. (more…)
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How To Combine Multiple Antennas

How To Combine Multiple Antennas

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How do you combine multiple antennas on a single coax line? Have you wanted to learn about how to combine multiple antennas? In this episode, Phil discusses some best practices for using multiple antennas, including how to set them up to avoid interference, how to bring the signal into your house to connect to your radios, and more. (more…)
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