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Re: [BCD396XT] Incomplete transmission

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  • David Klippel
    I have mine set 10sec and find that to be tolerable for one priority channel of the local PD. ... [Non-text portions of this message have been removed]
    Message 1 of 29 , Aug 15, 2011
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      I have mine set 10sec and find that to be tolerable for one priority
      channel of the local PD.

      On 8/15/2011 1:45 PM, Dannypa_27 wrote:
      >
      > I will try it out again tonight. I had interval set at 1.
      >
      > Sent from my iPhone
      >
      > On Aug 15, 2011, at 12:50 PM, Paul Opitz <pmanu44@...
      > <mailto:pmanu44%40yahoo.com>> wrote:
      >
      > > Correct. For trunked priority, all priority info comes from the
      > subaudible data
      > > on the voice channel. You'll never have a break in audio for trunked
      > priority.
      > >
      > > >
      > > >From: MCH <mch@... <mailto:mch%40nb.net>>
      > > >To: BCD396XT@yahoogroups.com <mailto:BCD396XT%40yahoogroups.com>
      > > >Sent: Mon, August 15, 2011 10:43:19 AM
      > > >Subject: Re: [BCD396XT] Incomplete transmission
      > > >
      > > >
      > > >I *think* the XT series will only 'honor' trunked priority while
      > > >scanning that trunked system. You should not be hearing gaps that are
      > > >that long. Are you sure you don't have any conventional priority
      > channels?
      > > >
      > > >Joe M.
      > > >
      > > >Dannypa_27 wrote:
      > > >> I only tried to have one, it being a talk group in a trunked
      > system. It's our
      > > >>police talk group where all the exciting stuff comes from.
      > > >>
      > > >>
      > > >> I only scan a handful of traditional channels.
      > > >>
      > > >> No digital as far as I know.
      > > >>
      > > >> Sent from my iPhone
      > > >>
      > > >> On Aug 15, 2011, at 11:32 AM, MCH <mch@...
      > <mailto:mch%40nb.net>> wrote:
      > > >>
      > > >>> How many priority channels do you have?
      > > >>>
      > > >>> Joe M.
      > > >>>
      > > >>> Dannypa_27 wrote:
      > > >>>> Was just my opinion. As I said earlier, I just assumed the skip
      > wouldn't be
      > > >>>>there as it was in earlier scanners. (talking 80's and 90's).
      > > >>>>
      > > >>>> I guess in a place with little action it would be usable. In my
      > area the skip
      > > >>>>is long enough that it can't be used.
      > > >>>>
      > > >>>>
      > > >>>> When I expressed my dissatisfaction, it was placed more at not
      > being to use a
      > > >>>>cool feature. Not at the scanner and certainly not at other users.
      > > >>>>
      > > >>>>
      > > >>>> Sorry to offend anyone.
      > > >>>>
      > > >>>> --Danny
      > > >>>>
      > > >>>>
      > > >>>> Sent from my iPhone
      > > >>>>
      > > >>>> On Aug 15, 2011, at 11:22 AM, "John" <johnstark@...
      > <mailto:johnstark%40earthlink.net>> wrote:
      > > >>>>
      > > >>>>> "for $500 I'd expect better" ...... WOW! That’s a pretty sad
      > statement. I
      > > >>>>> guess all the R&D (years in some cases) and license fees, and
      > the need to
      > > >>>>> feed, clothe and put a roof over a family mean nothing to some
      > people. You
      > >
      > > >>>>> want more then go buy a Motorola radio and spend $3000 to
      > $5000 for it and
      > >
      > > >>>>> see what you get. You'd soon learn the 396XT is a pretty good
      > deal!
      > > >>>>>
      > > >>>>> -----Original Message-----
      > > >>>>> From: Dannypa_27
      > > >>>>> Sent: Sunday, August 14, 2011 11:34 PM
      > > >>>>> To: BCD396XT@yahoogroups.com <mailto:BCD396XT%40yahoogroups.com>
      > > >>>>> Subject: Re: [BCD396XT] Incomplete transmission
      > > >>>>>
      > > >>>>> I was quite disappointed to find out that using the emergency
      > weather causes
      > > >>
      > > >>>>> it to cut out like that. Also there is no option to have it
      > only check when
      > > >
      > > >>>>> scanning as there in Close Call.
      > > >>>>>
      > > >>>>> How could anyone possible want this "Feature" on the way it
      > cuts out what u
      > > >
      > > >>>>> r listening too? For 500 dollars I would expect better.
      > > >>>>>
      > > >>>>> Sent from my iPhone
      > > >>>>>
      > > >>>>> On Aug 14, 2011, at 6:04 PM, Michael Mast <hisjoy4u@...
      > <mailto:hisjoy4u%40gmail.com>> wrote:
      > > >>>>>
      > > >>>>>> Thanks to everyone for your suggestions on how to get my
      > scanner to give
      > > >>>>>> me the full transmission without cutting out for a second or
      > two. I
      > > >>>>>> believe the problem was the weather alert. After the post
      > telling me to
      > > >>>>>> check for alerts, I also noticed that the word, Weather, was
      > on my screen.
      > > >
      > > >>>>>> Since I turned it off, it has disappeared and I can now
      > receive full
      > > >>>>>> transmissions. Thanks to everyone for this group because as a
      > novice it
      > > >>>>>> gets very frustrating when you just can't figure something
      > like this out
      > > >>>>>> but you really don't just want to give up either. Thanks!
      > > >>>>>>
      > > >>>>>> Mike
      > > >>>>>>
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      > 08/15/11
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