Fact Sheet Issued by Uniden on 12/20/2002
APCO 25 DIGITAL CAPABLE SCANNERS
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BC250D HANDHELD SCANNER
DIGITAL READY - APCO 25 digital ready.
CONTINUOUS BAND COVERAGE (25 MHz TO 1.3GHz)
Allows coverage from virtually every frequency from 25 Mhz to
1.3Ghz excluding cellular bands and UHF TV band, so you
can tune into police, fire, weather, ambulance, aircraft,
military, Ham radio and much more.
1,000 CHANNELS Allows you to program each of
the memory channels to store one frequency.
PREPROGRAMMED SERVICE SEARCHES (12) This
feature allows you to easily search Weather, Public Safety, News,
TV Broadcast, Ham Radio, Marine, Railroad, Air, CB Radio, FRS,
Racing, and special channel frequencies.
ALPHA DISPLAY Allows for alpha tagging display
of channel, bank, or search range.
TRUNKTRACKER III Search for and monitor all the
groups within a specific trunked system. Lock out unwanted groups
during the search and save other groups to scan lists (MotorolaTM,
EricssonTM, M/A-ComTM, and E.F.JohnsonTM).
CONTROL CHANNEL ONLY MODE Allows the user to
automatically trunk certain systems by simply programming the
S.A.M.E. WEATHER ALERT This feature allows a
user to input a six-digit code (F.I.P.S. code) that will
designate a localized severe weather warning. This function will
only alert the user of impending weather conditions for their
specific area code or codes. These codes may be obtained from the
National Weather Service website.
BACKLIT FULL-FREQUENCY DISPLAY Shows the
channels being scanned and the frequency entered into each
channel with an easy-to-read backlit display for enhanced night
CLONE FEATURE Allows for cloning of another
scanners programmed frequencies. (The two scanners must be
connected by a cloning cable for the cloning process to take
ALPHA TAGGING - Allows the user to assign an alpha
description to each channel, trunking talkgroup, and bank.
CTCSS/DCS This feature allows the user to
assign analog and digital sub-audible tone codes to a specific
frequency in memory. The scanner will also search for unknown
CTCSS and DCS tones.
PC PROGRAMMABLE This feature allows the user to
remotely program and control the scanner using Unidens
E-Scanner Software. Optional baud rates include 2400,4800,
and19200 operating through the scanners DB-9 RS-232C port.
BEEP ALERT This function allows the user to
program any channel with an alert that will let the user know
that a transmission has come in on a designated channel. This
function can be programmed in up to all 1000 channels if desired.
VFO CONTROL Allows the user to tune through
frequencies, channels, alpha characters and more with the handy
VFO tuning knob. (Horizontal VFO on the BC250D.)
MENU-DRIVEN DESIGN This function allows
advanced programming and control operation through the
easy-to-use menu system.
TOTAL CHANNEL CONTROL Allows
the user to program delay, step, mode (adjustable) priority,
attenuation and more on a per-channel basis.
SEARCH PLUS This function
allows the user to program up to 10 search ranges, autosearch and
store, and chain search.
TRUNK SEARCH Search for and
monitor all the groups within a trunked system. Lockout unwanted
groups during the search and save other groups to scan lists.
TRUNK LOCKOUT Lockout groups
you dont wish to monitor, (including data groups) from the
TRUNK DELAY Apply a five
second delay to trunking groups so that both sides of a
conversation can be heard, even if the trunking frequencies
change between replies.
ONE TOUCH WEATHER
Automatically scans all National Weather channels with a single
TURBO SCAN This lightning-fast
technology allows you to scan and search nearly 100 channels or
steps per second.
MEMORY BACKUP Retains
frequencies entered for more than 3 days without batteries or
during a power failure
PROGRAMMABLE SEARCH Allows you
to find new frequencies in any of the bands.
MANUAL CHANNEL ACCESS Go
directly to any channel without stepping through other channels.
BC785D BASE SCANNER
Same features as BC250D, plus:
RECORD FUNCTION Allows the
user to designate a channel to be recorded by an external device.
The user will be able to select between ON and OFF. The default
setting is OFF. An icon will appear in the LCD when a channel has
been assigned the record feature (requires an external recording
Bci25D APCO 25 DIGITAL CARD
Our line of digital scanners,
utilizing the BCi25D card, will monitor APCO 25 conventional,
trunked at 3600 baud and mixed-mode at 3600 baud digital systems.
BC250D, Bci25D, and BC785D will be available in
January, 2003. (Subject to change.)
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