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KI6AIX Mobile Communications Go Box

SCMA Member Dennis, KI6AIX, LA-140, put together a portable communications center in a little suitcase.  It has both VHF and UHF transceivers and a scanner.  It can be powered by an internal rechargeable battery, an internal power supply (if AC … Continue reading

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Video: SCMA Meeting 7/11/12

Short video showing the group that gathered for the SCMA Meeting on July 11, 2012.  Do you see yourself in this video?  Join us for the next meeting always the 2nd Wednesday of the month.  

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Up All Night, Scanning for Breaking News

From where James Crockman sits, New York City is a nonstop flurry of fires, murders and mayhem. Mr. Crockman, 52, is the weekend overnight man at Breaking News Network, a service that culls news reports from fire and police radios … Continue reading

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Uniden Announces New Scanner

Uniden has announced a new analog conventional scanner expected to be available the first week of February.  List price will be $179.95 with a street price of around $140. The BC125AT, 500 channels in 10 banks/50 channels per-bank, the BC125AT … Continue reading

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Police Departments Look to Tune Out Scanner Hobbyists

Police departments around the country are moving to shield their radio communications from the public as cheap, user-friendly technology has made it easy for anyone to use handheld devices to keep tabs on officers responding to crimes. The practice of … Continue reading

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New Federal and Military Scanner Guide

Coming in December!  Our SCMA President, Rick DiFiore, WA6KFI, is about to publish an all new scanner guide featuring Southern California Federal and Military frequencies. This guide is like nothing else out there and any scanning enthusiast needs to get … Continue reading

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