Come out and say hi to us at the 20/9 Hamfest at the Austintown Senior Center on Westchester Drive 8am to 1pm.
Austintown’s new KME has been numbered and dedicated to fallen firefighter John Fritz. His widow Karen posted last night that members of the department stopped by and let them see the truck. His helmet even has a place of honor there, and the truck has a dedication on it. Fritz, you are missed by your friends and community. … See more
VINTAGE POLICE SCANNER COMMERCIAL UNIDEN BEARCAT BC560
So, turns out a “modified” BC560 with “CHiPs Detector” is really a thing. The instruction manual was branded “Gray”. A company called “Colt” also rebranded the units as the Colt Z28. It was tuned to the vehicle extender frequencies of the California Highway Patrol cars.
The first Uniden scanner with BearTracker tecnhology which alerted users to a police vehicle nearby was incorporated into the BCT2. Wonder if this single state notification technology was the predecessor to the BearTracker Technology?
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MnZMY1Y-E3o … See more
CHIPS HIGHWAY TROOPER RADIO
Warren astronaut honored with historical marker
One of Warren Ohio’s native sons who literally reached great heights in his career is being recognized with the placement of an Ohio Historical Marker in his home town. A dedication and memorial wa…
Photos from GYMA (Greater Youngstown Monitoring Association)’s post
Giving a presentation on the GYMA and a brief history of scanner monitoring tonight with Ron Novak and Lisa and Billy Eckenrode (sp?)
I got 1 of my MR8100s operational today!
Good morning everyone! Today at 7pm, is the bimonthly meeting of the GYMA. Please consider joining us at Boardman United Methodist Church on Market Street for fun and to meet like minded people to talk about scanners, radio, and what’s going on in your community. Bring your favorite scanner, and a few bucks for pizza and pop. Hope to see everyone there! … See more
For Sale: Bearcat BCD396XT Digital TrunkTracking Police Radio Scanner. Comes with original box and everything that came with it. Aftermarket Diamond SRH77CA antenna. $280
Youngstown News, Campbell police scanner goes dark
Members of the public, however, are no longer able to hear the Campbell Police Department’s scanner activity via radio, computers or smartphones.