21Re: [BCD396XT] Re: Uniden Announces BCD396XT and BC346XT HandheldScanners
- Sep 29, 2008never seen any frontend overload on a Uniden, daily occurance however on the
----- Original Message -----
From: "Mike Iszak" <miszak@...>
Sent: Monday, September 29, 2008 5:37 PM
Subject: Re: [BCD396XT] Re: Uniden Announces BCD396XT and BC346XT
> Perhaps "intermod" was a bad choice of words. Front end overload would be
> better. No IF shift will ever prevent this from happening. My 396 (and
> every other scanner) chokes big time whenever I use it in a downtown area
> or near a cellphone site.
> There's really nothing that can be done about that unless Uniden wants to
> get serious and put a decent front end into these suckers.
> -----Original Message-----
> From: "donc113" <Don.Curtis@...>
> Date: Mon, 29 Sep 2008 21:06:16
> To: <BCD396XT@yahoogroups.com>
> Subject: [BCD396XT] Re: Uniden Announces BCD396XT and BC346XT
> Humm...I believe the Exchange IF feature is to help with intermod. I
> believe Paul said (but maybe not here) that the new unit will have
> better audio due to new speaker and grill on the front. Patched
> channels...I can hear them now, at least EDACS patched channels.
> --- In BCD396XT@yahoogroups.com, "Mike Iszak" <miszak@...> wrote:
>> How about patch support? How about trunking based on System ID? How
> about making it not suck for intermod? How about having a speaker that
> doesn't sound like a POS cell phone?
>> They need to concentrate on features that make the radio useable,
> rather than look pretty.
>> The 'new' features they are offering now are things that should have
> been there from day one. The only reason they are there now is because
> of the GRE offering.
>> I'm not trying to bash the 396 offering as I own one and wouldn't
> trade it for anything...but they seriously need to wake up and smell
> the technology or else get left behind.
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