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5434Re: [BCD396XT] Re: Audio dropouts for trunk and conventional

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  • MCH
    May 9, 2011
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      Is the output active only during the alert message, or only during the
      alert duration, or some other timeframe?

      Joe M.

      Uniden UPMan wrote:
      >
      > In my (admittedly biased) opinion, the BC370CRS is the best All Hazards radio on the market. In addition to full SAME support (including paying attention to the end-of-message signal), it will alert to All Hazards in areas without NOAA coverage, but with alerts going out on AM or FM Broadcast stations.
      >
      > It also supports external trigger (for hearing or sight impaired alerting). Plus, is a 300-channel conventional scanner with AM/FM broadcast coverage and Atomic Clock.
      >
      > Only one receiver, though.
      >
      > Which competitor has a better one?
      >
      > UPMan
      >
      > From: Jeffry Rehm <scanman1958@...>
      >> To: BCD396XT@yahoogroups.com
      >> Sent: Saturday, May 7, 2011 7:38 PM
      >> Subject: Re: [BCD396XT] Re: Audio dropouts for trunk and conventional
      >>
      >>
      >>
      >> Well, I guess Uniden isn't going to make a WX/All Hazzards radio that is better than the competitor.
      >>
      >> --- On Sat, 5/7/11, mch@... <mch@...> wrote:
      >>
      >> From: mch@... <mch@...>
      >> Subject: Re: [BCD396XT] Re: Audio dropouts for trunk and conventional
      >> To: BCD396XT@yahoogroups.com
      >> Date: Saturday, May 7, 2011, 7:01 PM
      >>
      >>
      >>
      >> It was not 'corrected' - it was 'disabled'.
      >>
      >> If you have a second receiver, you don't have to put up with any dropouts
      >> on the received signal while the receiver switches to the secondary function.
      >>
      >> This means WX Priority (the function that was disabled), Close Call, or channel
      >> priority could be used with no gaps in the received signal. Additionally, more
      >> features such as true priority among any system type could be added.
      >>
      >> Close Call DND does help on the XT with the gaps, but CC is disabled whenever
      >> a signal is received. Hence, it's not a true solution.
      >>
      >> Joe M.
      >>
      >> On Sat 07/05/11 7:49 PM , Clark Rennie c.rennie1@... sent:
      >>> What does any of this have to do with "Audio dropouts" which the
      >>> original poster stated was found and corrected
      >>> by an option which was overlooked ?
      >>>
      >>> Clark
      >>>
      >>>
      >>>
      >>> At 04:25 PM 5/7/2011, you wrote:
      >>>
      >>>
      >>>> It definitely could be done in firmware. The
      >>> scanner has one VFO. Adding a >second one would only require another channel
      >>> exactly like the one for the >first VFO, and a way to select it. You could
      >>> simply have the keypad active >to select 10 VFOs when you are in VFO mode. I
      >>> don't recall the Yupi all >that well, but I know the recent AOR offerings
      >>> have two VFOs.>
      >>>> Joe M.
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