The Uniden BR330T is one of those scanners that has a special place in my collection. For many years it was my “go to” scanner.
What You Will Learn in This Week's Podcast:
- I purchased my BR330T back in 2007, right when they were discontinued.
- At that time, they were $250USD for this radio making it about $322 radio in 2021 dollars.
- This radio was ahead of it’s time and a unicorn in the scanner radio hobby
- I have not seen another scanner since that can do what the BR330T was capable of achieving
- The BR330T handheld scanner operates on 3 AA batteries or a 6v aux. power.
- This radio has a built in battery charger
- Besides Analog Conventional, the scanner also supported Motorola, EDACS, and LTR Trunking
- The memory system uses an early version of Uniden’s Dynamic Memory Allocation
- It supports basic features such as PL / DPL Decoding, Fire Tone out, and Priority Scaning
- What makes this scanner so unique is it’s ability to pickup AM Broadcast, FM Broadcast, and even Analog TV
- This scanner included an internal BAR antenna for AM Broadcast reception
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