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by trp
28 Oct 2018 11:07
Forum: Classifieds
Topic: FS: Brand-New Whistler Scanner Swivel Belt Clip (also fits Radio Shack and GRE)
Replies: 1
Views: 389

FS: Brand-New Whistler Scanner Swivel Belt Clip (also fits Radio Shack and GRE)

Up for sale is a brand-new (never used) Whistler Swivel Belt Clip that fits multiple Whistler, Radio Shack and GRE handheld scanners. The following is the list of handheld scanners that this swivel belt clip will fit perfectly: Whistler Scanners: WS1010, WS1040, WS1080, WS1088 and TRX-1 Radio Shack ...
by trp
13 Oct 2018 15:57
Forum: Scanning Equipment
Topic: Unication G5 Dual Band 450-520 & 700-800MHz Voice Pager-Receiver
Replies: 18
Views: 2822

Re: Unication G5 Dual Band 450-520 & 700-800MHz Voice Pager-Receiver

I've been tempted to get one of these, though Mass SP Zone 5 is still SmartZone and is most of what I listen to on 800 MHz. But in any case, there seems to be a $100 off promotion through December 21st: https://www.unicationusa.com/promotions FYI Ray's Pager Sales currently has the Unication G5 Dua...
by trp
13 Oct 2018 15:23
Forum: Scanning Equipment
Topic: Antenna
Replies: 3
Views: 455

Re: Antenna

Can anyone give me info on the AntennaCraft ANTST2? Is it omnidirectional? This is what it says verbatim in the ST2 owner's/installation manual: "ST2 Omni-directional Outdoor Scanner Antenna with Matching Transformer and 50’ of RG-6 Coaxial Cable, with F-to-BNC adapter" You can also see the complet...
by trp
25 Aug 2018 13:50
Forum: Southeastern Massachusetts
Topic: Fall River Grand Prix OPA Boat Races
Replies: 1
Views: 618

Re: Fall River Grand Prix OPA Boat Races

This is a 2018 update to my post from last year (see above). The Fall River (Massachusetts) Grand Prix OPA Boat Races are being held today (Saturday 08-25-2018) and tomorrow (Sunday 08-26-2018). The Race Control is utilizing Marine 78A (156.9250) as they did last year to coordinate boats leaving and...
by trp
15 Aug 2018 08:47
Forum: Rhode Island
Topic: ICE MotoTrbo TG 562
Replies: 26
Views: 1713

Re: ICE MotoTrbo TG 562

...Med Tech is somewhere and since it appears that the Johnston analog site is shut down, the MotoTrbo system makes sense. Now, the trick is to figure out where they are... From information gathered from someone who worked at MedTech Ambulance in Rhode Island in the past, they used to use handheld/...
by trp
14 Aug 2018 22:25
Forum: Rhode Island
Topic: ICE MotoTrbo TG 562
Replies: 26
Views: 1713

Re: ICE MotoTrbo TG 562

Not to further muddy the waters but the Scan New England Wiki (last confirmed in 2015 and 2016) lists 5 frequencies for the Fall River, MA ICE tower while the latest RR database (version 08-12-2018) lists 7 frequencies for the Fall River, MA ICE tower all with Color Code 10 : LCN 1: 939.300000 LCN 2...
by trp
14 Aug 2018 19:51
Forum: Rhode Island
Topic: ICE MotoTrbo TG 562
Replies: 26
Views: 1713

Re: ICE MotoTrbo TG 562

I just programmed ICE TG 562 into my TRX-2 today and I am picking up Access Ambulance on the Fall River, MA, the West Bridgewater, MA and the Johnston, RI towers (only 3 ICE towers that I am currently scanning). Further listening may reveal clues if this is strictly a TG for Access Ambulance or if i...
by trp
14 Aug 2018 19:07
Forum: Scanning Equipment
Topic: Antenna mast installation
Replies: 1
Views: 582

Re: Antenna mast installation

I don't know of anyone specific in your area but, if one exists, I would suggest you contact a local full-service TV sales/repair shop in your area that does OTA TV antenna installations as I'm sure they would be able to install an antenna mast for you. The other option (although it might be more co...
by trp
12 Aug 2018 15:37
Forum: Classifieds
Topic: FS: Like-new PRO-668 Handheld Scanner with Whistler DMR/MotoTRBO Upgrade
Replies: 5
Views: 1246

Re: FS: Like-new PRO-668 Handheld Scanner with Whistler DMR/MotoTRBO Upgrade

I'm updating my PRO-668 ad with an added bonus for anyone seeing my ad here on Scan New England. If you mention that you saw my ad here on SNE I will include an additional brand-new (never used) Whistler Swivel Belt Clip valued at $14.95 (https://whistlergroup.com/collections/scanner-accessories/pro...
by trp
11 Aug 2018 02:19
Forum: Western Massachusetts
Topic: OneVoice TG 100600 Unk Ambulance provider
Replies: 27
Views: 1530

Re: OneVoice TG 100600 Unk Ambulance provider

...Can anyone confirm if Alert still uses TG 232 on the ICE MotoTrbo network for Western MA work? I can confirm that Alert Ambulance is still using TG 232 for Western Massachusetts on the ICE MotoTRBO system as I just heard a unit call off in quarters on that TG. (Alert Ambulance uses TG 231 for am...
by trp
11 Aug 2018 02:05
Forum: Scanning Equipment
Topic: Scanner Master FREE Shipping & Tax Free Weekend
Replies: 0
Views: 399

Scanner Master FREE Shipping & Tax Free Weekend

Scanner Master www.scannermaster.com Right now until midnight Sunday, August 12, 2018, spend $100 or more and get free ground shipping* in the Contiguous United States. When ordering enter Coupon Code: TaxFree18 Plus Massachusetts Customers - Save on Tax Free Weekend For extra savings remember this ...
by trp
07 Aug 2018 19:05
Forum: Scanning Equipment
Topic: Whistler 1098 help
Replies: 13
Views: 454

Re: Whistler 1098 help

For f*** sake, I went to Walmart and bought a new cable and it works. Hours of pulling my hair out! FYI in case anyone needs a new or longer replacement USB cable for their Whistler SD card scanner (WS1080, WS1088, WS1095, WS1098, TRX-1 or TRX-2) I purchased a 6-foot AmazonBasics cable for my TRX-2...
by trp
27 Jul 2018 18:41
Forum: Scanning Miscellaneous
Topic: RadioShack Express HobbyTown announces over 60 new stores
Replies: 2
Views: 1179

Re: RadioShack Express HobbyTown announces over 60 new stores

Hello, I also see a HobbyTown listed off of I-93 Exit 4 at the Apple Tree Mall in Londonderry, NH. It is on the opposite side of the highway from the former Rivendell Ham Store. 73 Eric Is that HobbyTown in Londonderry, NH also a RadioShack Express location? The reason I ask is that I see it listed...
by trp
27 Jul 2018 13:13
Forum: Scanning Miscellaneous
Topic: RadioShack Express HobbyTown announces over 60 new stores
Replies: 2
Views: 1179

RadioShack Express HobbyTown announces over 60 new stores

RadioShack has announced that they will be opening up over 60 new RadioShack Express HobbyTown stores. For those located in New England there is one in Fairfield, CT (847 Post Rd.) and another one (coming soon) located in West Boylston, MA (215A West Boylston St.). If you would like store locations ...
by trp
12 Jul 2018 01:39
Forum: Scanning Equipment
Topic: Uniden SDS100 Scanner
Replies: 39
Views: 5153

Re: Uniden SDS100 Scanner

If anyone is interested in purchasing a new SDS100, there is currently inventory available from many dealers with some dealers reporting that they have already received their third allocation/shipment from Uniden. The following dealers are currently reporting the SDS100 as being in-stock on their we...
by trp
09 Jul 2018 22:00
Forum: The DX Corner
Topic: July 9th Early Morning
Replies: 2
Views: 466

Re: July 9th Early Morning

It's 22:00 on July 9th and I am getting New York City PD Citywide Traffic Division on 470.8125 with full quieting in Fall River, MA. (This is the same frequency used by Seekonk, MA PD locally to me.)
by trp
04 Jul 2018 09:54
Forum: Rhode Island
Topic: Bristol, RI 4th of July Celebration 2018
Replies: 2
Views: 772

Re: Bristol, RI 4th of July Celebration 2018

For those who may be monitoring the 4th of July festivities in Bristol, RI I have some updated information. Last evening (July 3rd) for the fireworks I heard RISCON Wide Area 5 being used by Bristol Fire Marine 1 and the Coast Guard as they were both out in Bristol Harbor. There was also some very l...
by trp
29 Jun 2018 13:49
Forum: Classifieds
Topic: FS: Like-new PRO-668 Handheld Scanner with Whistler DMR/MotoTRBO Upgrade
Replies: 5
Views: 1246

Re: FS: Like-new PRO-668 Handheld Scanner with Whistler DMR/MotoTRBO Upgrade

The price for local cash pickup in Fall River, MA has been lowered to $275 . If you want it shipped there will be a $15 charge for USPS Priority Mail shipping as noted in my original posting. Shipping will take place the same day payment is received and a tracking number will be emailed to you immed...
by trp
26 Jun 2018 21:09
Forum: Rhode Island
Topic: Bristol, RI 4th of July Celebration 2018
Replies: 2
Views: 772

Bristol, RI 4th of July Celebration 2018

I'm getting my radios set up to monitor the festivities in Bristol, RI next week for their 4th of July celebration (parade, fireworks, etc.). I will have the usual analog frequencies programmed in for Bristol Fire, Bristol PD, RI Intercity Fire and RI Intercity Police. Alert Ambulance also usually p...
by trp
24 Jun 2018 22:12
Forum: Scanning Equipment
Topic: Uniden SDS100 Scanner
Replies: 39
Views: 5153

Re: Uniden SDS100 Scanner

As a followup to my post #35 above regarding a carrying case for the SDS100, I have some interesting information to pass along. A member (budevans) at Radio Reference has posted that his Scanner Master soft leather case for the Uniden BCD436HP fits his new SDS100 scanner perfectly including the cuto...
by trp
21 Jun 2018 09:02
Forum: Scanning Equipment
Topic: Uniden SDS100 Scanner
Replies: 39
Views: 5153

Re: Uniden SDS100 Scanner

I have some information to add to my SDS100 review posted above in post #35. There are currently 3 optional upgrades available for purchase for the SDS100 and they are ProVoice, DMR/MotoTRBO and NXDN. The easiest and cheapest way to add any of those upgrades is to purchase them directly from Uniden ...
by trp
20 Jun 2018 03:20
Forum: Scanning Equipment
Topic: Uniden SDS100 Scanner
Replies: 39
Views: 5153

Re: Uniden SDS100 Scanner

Anymore updates on these units from some locals that have them? I don't read radio reference and am curious to learn more. I can tell you that the performance on Simulcast Trunking is VASTLY superior to any other scanners I have used previously including the Uniden BCD396XT, Uniden BCD996XT and the...