Re: [BCD396XT] Won't decode digital?
- No. It is just analog. It also does not do trunking. It does, however, have an IQ output to use with SDR software.
On May 19, 2011, at 11:08 PM, Sin Doss <sdoss19@...> wrote:
> does the new alinco receiver do ditgal?
> --- On Wed, 5/18/11, Tony Langdon, VK3JED <vk3jed@...> wrote:
> From: Tony Langdon, VK3JED <vk3jed@...>
> Subject: RE: [BCD396XT] Won't decode digital?
> To: BCD396XT@yahoogroups.com
> Date: Wednesday, May 18, 2011, 3:46 AM
> At 08:47 AM 5/18/2011, you wrote:
> >The GRE PSR800 and the new portable receiver from Alinco both have
> >discriminator outputs from the factory. I would imagine other manufacturers
> >will follow as new models come out. Features like this tend to take a
> >while, but it is nice to see how many features have been added over the
> >years. For example, the control channel info the 396xt can send to
> >Unitrunker and other 3rd party apps.
> That's exactly why I'd like to see discriminator outputs as standard
> on scanners. One network here is MPT1327, which is going to require
> Unitrunker to track. I don't like the idea of hacking an expensive
> scanner (especially a handheld one) to get a discriminator output. ;)
> 73 de VK3JED / VK3IRL
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