7699Re: [BCD396XT] Scanner stand / Serial to USB cable
- Apr 26, 2013Preston,
If the one you have is different could you send a picture of it? I hadn't
really give it any thought about getting or making a stand for my
HT/Scanner until you brought it up now I seem to really be interested.
Mark ~ Missouri
On Fri, Apr 26, 2013 at 1:39 PM, Preston Ward <ppreston69@...> wrote:
> No mine looks more heavy duty than that one. It looks professionally
> made, but I'm suspecting now it may have been made by someone who made them
> as a hobby and just doesn't sell them anymore.
> --- On Thu, 4/25/13, Dean B. Dalrymple <deanbdalrymple@...> wrote:
> From: Dean B. Dalrymple <deanbdalrymple@...>
> Subject: Re: [BCD396XT] Scanner stand / Serial to USB cable
> To: BCD396XT@yahoogroups.com
> Date: Thursday, April 25, 2013, 9:18 PM
> Would the stand you are referring to be the Watson QS-300 pictured here:
> I believe this is no longer available from the manufacture.
> The second item is a loaded question. Bottom line
> is that it's hit or miss if you get one that will
> actually work on your computer. Some people can,
> most people can't. Spend the money on the Uniden
> cable, download the drivers from Uniden, and save
> yourself the potential headaches and wasted money.
> At 05:58 PM 4/25/2013, you wrote:
> >I have a really nice portable scanner mount made
> >out of thick heavy steel with adjustable knobs
> >at the bottom to set the angle however I
> >want. Problem is, there's no name or phone
> >number or anything on it, so I have no way to
> >get another one. The one at scannermaster
> >doesn't excite me too much, and this one seems
> >but I'd prefer one like what I already
> >have. Does anybody have any tips on where to get a nice scanner stand?
> >Also, I think the price for a serial to USB
> >cable is really high. $30 for a cable makes me
> >feel like I'm getting ripped. I'm not sure
> >which one of these works for the BCD396XT:
> >but at Monoprice
> >they've got what I believe is the same thing for
> >$5.54, or $7.81 shipped. Both have the Prolific
> >PL-2303 chipset. Has anyone here bought a
> >"generic" serial to USB cable for their
> >BCD396XT, or see any reason why the one from
> >Monoprice wouldn't work just the same?
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