While I worked at Ham Radio Outlet, 2015 - 2018, we would "pre program"
436 and 536 for a fee.
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From: "Rick Bates, NK7I" mailto:Rick.NK7I@...
Re: [Uniden] Uniden SDS100 and SDS200
Date: Mon, 20 Apr 2020 07:39:36
Uniden won't program it, but sales
shops might for a fee.
All you have to know is
the type of service that you want to hear and the zip code you're in, then
set a range (in miles) and you'll hear a lot.
And if it plays too much or not enough
of the right thing, you'd have to ship it off for weeks and spend still more
money. It's time to learn something new.
You can make a list of the specifics of
what you want to hear and remove what you don't. Using the programming
software (which updates and uses a complete database), it's not that
hard. Create a list of what you want, push it into the scanner,
You can run multiple lists at the same
time (Hometown Fire, Hometown LE, Local Trains etc.). If that's still
too much, there are ways to quickly add/delete what you hear (without
removing the lists).
I have a 'Winter load' list (road dept
for plowboys, LE, Fire) then a "Summer Load" (the same plus forestry and a
LOT of other fire season stuff) and with a few button pushes, can change
them. To those, I can add other lists (next state over, more counties
away) with button pushes. Start slow, build on your new
The group is here to assist you in
On 4/19/2020 7:45 PM, Fred Miller
If I were to buy one of these scanners, should I have Uniden
program it? What do you think of their "Expert Programming