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by ecps92
04 Jul 2020 09:12
Forum: Website and Administrator Announcements
Topic: Happy Independence Day!!
Replies: 1
Views: 80

Re: Happy Independence Day!!

Only One ??

Yes, everyone stay safe, hope the low clouds clear for the 4pm Flyovers in Boston
W1KNE wrote:
03 Jul 2020 18:29
Happy Independence Day from Scan New England!! Hope everyone has a nice, safe, and quiet one!!

We all could use a day off. (I get one at the end of the month...)
by ecps92
04 Jul 2020 09:12
Forum: The DX Corner
Topic: UnID 33.780 PL 77.0
Replies: 2
Views: 95

Re: UnID 33.780 PL 77.0

Amazing how much LB is still used by FD/PD but also by Business
JohnBolduc wrote:
03 Jul 2020 20:04
AHHH, never mind. It is Southwest NH dispatch on 33.780.
by ecps92
02 Jul 2020 14:09
Forum: Area Amateur Radio
Topic: NEAR-Fest XXVIII has been cancelled.
Replies: 8
Views: 169

Re: NEAR-Fest XXVIII has been cancelled.

:beer: :pint: :beer: :pint: :beer: :pint:
W1KNE wrote:
02 Jul 2020 13:13
On another vein. this goes to show that Nearfest, is in fact, "optional".
by ecps92
02 Jul 2020 09:20
Forum: Area Amateur Radio
Topic: NEAR-Fest XXVIII has been cancelled.
Replies: 8
Views: 169

Re: NEAR-Fest XXVIII has been cancelled.

Oct 12/13 2021 are weekdays ?

Little too far ahead anyway as none of us have any idea how this virus is going to impact us over the summer/fall or winter
by ecps92
23 Jun 2020 08:46
Forum: The DX Corner
Topic: 6/22 DX
Replies: 4
Views: 187

Re: 6/22 DX

Nope, not an image

NPS Assigned Freq, used for MDI LE Interop
There is also one for Fire/EMS
schwab wrote:
22 Jun 2020 21:44
Pretty sure this is an image, but
169.775 PL 91.5, PD ops, unit 19 checking licenses.
"10-4" and "they came down from Bangor" make me think this is Maine.
EDIT: units calling Bar Harbor.
by ecps92
22 Jun 2020 19:43
Forum: The DX Corner
Topic: 6/22 DX
Replies: 4
Views: 187

Re: 6/22 DX

Yes - Berwick Maine PD sounds like they are down the street in Abington, and that is with the stock, back of set antenna

Getting some 800/900 that I usually do not hear as well
by ecps92
19 Jun 2020 10:32
Forum: Website and Message Board Discussion
Topic: link to Portland
Replies: 8
Views: 232

Re: link to Portland

Main Wiki page go to Maine go to the Cumberland County and from each of the Fire/Police/Local Government they each have a link to the Portland or So.Portland have hyperlinks to the Portland Page The only way I can find my way into Portland's page is by searching on the site, is that by design? There...
by ecps92
17 Jun 2020 10:51
Forum: The DX Corner
Topic: 6/15/2020 DX
Replies: 10
Views: 371

Re: 6/15/2020 DX

Yup, Cape Cod to Halifax NS seems pretty good as well

Explains my Cape Cod NSS reception into Boston this am
ME343 wrote:
17 Jun 2020 10:14
Continuing into 6/17/2020
by ecps92
16 Jun 2020 14:22
Forum: The DX Corner
Topic: 6/15/2020 DX
Replies: 10
Views: 371

Re: 6/15/2020 DX

VHF and UHF have bee wide open, chasing my tail on some [what I thought were new local users] that were band opennings.
by ecps92
27 May 2020 06:33
Forum: The DX Corner
Topic: 5/26 Sorta Kinda DX
Replies: 5
Views: 341

Re: 5/26 Sorta Kinda DX

152.2000 is right in the middle of the Part 22 [former Paging/RCC] allocations so the license for them can be any of the Frequencies +/- that make up that allocation. and extremely hard to track the license by Freq as they are assigned to a "Market" just like TV and Radio statios The main Freqs in t...
by ecps92
27 May 2020 06:22
Forum: The DX Corner
Topic: 5/26 Sorta Kinda DX
Replies: 5
Views: 341

Re: 5/26 Sorta Kinda DX

UHF was pretty good this am [0300-0400] was getting OneVoice from Holyoke - a rare East/West opening vs the traditional North/South
Nope was not up, but logged 171-50 while working on a different Target
by ecps92
25 May 2020 08:58
Forum: The DX Corner
Topic: 05/24/2020 DX
Replies: 1
Views: 212

Re: 05/24/2020 DX

Still looks good at 9am with all this Coast Fog
by ecps92
22 May 2020 11:39
Forum: Website and Message Board Discussion
Topic: Idea - wiki page with common frequency errors
Replies: 9
Views: 7042

Re: Idea - wiki page with common frequency errors

Now with the Wiki's built out and missing some - Note/Comment info if anyone has suggestions to ADD, make a submission or suggestion. I tried to indicate [likely missed a few] some of the old Paging/RCC channel names for reference as well as the VHF Marine and do need to get back in and add the Inte...
by ecps92
21 May 2020 12:12
Forum: The DX Corner
Topic: 5/21/20 DX
Replies: 2
Views: 184

Re: 5/21/20 DX

Looks like NS is extending across the water as well
Cape Cod to Nova Scotia

http://aprs.mennolink.org/
by ecps92
18 May 2020 10:26
Forum: The DX Corner
Topic: 5/18/20 DX
Replies: 5
Views: 331

Re: 5/18/20 DX

Been watching the Maine to Mass [VHF] as well http://aprs.mennolink.org/ guess, with the storm moving up the coast, I might need to adjust my monitoring hours :) Band is wide open to New York City this morning on 470 and 476 MHz, numerous NYPD stations. I wondered about this as it often seems to hap...
by ecps92
26 Apr 2020 08:20
Forum: The DX Corner
Topic: DX 4/25/20
Replies: 1
Views: 1098

Re: DX 4/25/20

VHF to the north is excellent the past two days as well
159.9000 LRMFA and tons of Maines MSCommNet

http://aprs.mennolink.org/
by ecps92
21 Apr 2020 14:33
Forum: Website and Message Board Discussion
Topic: Idea - wiki page with common frequency errors
Replies: 9
Views: 7042

Re: Idea - wiki page with common frequency errors

as a heads up, to assist all with FCC Search related functions, besides having the channel plans, VHF Low, VHF-Hi, UHF and T-Band

we now have an FCC launch page at your disposal
https://scan-ne.net/wiki/index.php?title=FCC
by ecps92
05 Apr 2020 18:32
Forum: Website and Message Board Discussion
Topic: Update Issues
Replies: 35
Views: 7753

Re: Update Issues

All 2,009 wiki pages have been viewed and those needing to be reset have been.
https://scan-ne.net/wiki/index.php?titl ... Statistics

I did not check any of the internal or external links to maps, files etc
W1KNE wrote:
04 Apr 2020 20:09
All set. Weird one on that will require some investigating.
by ecps92
05 Apr 2020 09:29
Forum: Website and Message Board Discussion
Topic: Incident Notification Forum
Replies: 8
Views: 1287

Re: Incident Notification Forum

I agree, a keep it simple format ie: Working Fire - Andover MA and include info a known about the incident, we don't need to post the Freq info, but should indicate what channel got assigned as the Fireground ie: Norfolk County 5, Metro Fire North , Quincy 2, Boston 3 etc Some of us had been well in...
by ecps92
11 Mar 2020 08:53
Forum: Website and Administrator Announcements
Topic: New Membership Restriction (Update)
Replies: 4
Views: 8826

Re: New Membership Restriction

You will know it is "Really Bad" when this guy catches it www.google.com/imgres?imgurl=https%3A%2F%2Fi.pinimg.com%2Foriginals%2F02%2F41%2F8f%2F02418f884e63d6ddf5ded83e8506253f.jpg&imgrefurl=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.pinterest.com%2Fpin%2F267471665344321213%2F&tbnid=0iHwfkQNepYdxM&vet=12ahUKEwjhrOqFu5LoAhWGZ...
by ecps92
10 Mar 2020 13:19
Forum: Website and Message Board Discussion
Topic: Idea - wiki page with common frequency errors
Replies: 9
Views: 7042

Re: Idea - wiki page with common frequency errors

So, based on your comment about issues with Adjacent Frequencies, we have begun building out a Wiki, built/based on the FCC channel plans as posted in the many FCC.gov pages. Not all are Part 90, some Part 15, others Part 80, Part 22 etc T-Band will be awhile, behind some other projects and we alrea...
by ecps92
18 Jan 2020 12:36
Forum: Area Amateur Radio
Topic: Winterfest 2020 Whitman K of C January 18th 9am-1pm
Replies: 10
Views: 1605

Re: Winterfest 2020 Whitman K of C January 18th 9am-1pm

Good to see everyone today, some old faces, and put some faces to names we have seen on the boards for years.

Congrats to the Winners as well
by ecps92
01 Jan 2020 10:44
Forum: Website and Administrator Announcements
Topic: Happy New Year!!
Replies: 1
Views: 1047

Re: Happy New Year!!

Happy New Year to one and All And wishing all Happy Scanning for 2020 Greetings and Happy New Year! As you know this just about completes my first year in the owner's chair at Scan New England, and I couldn't be thrilled more with how warm you all made me feel. This site is still rocking and rolling...