Question about Radio Shack Pro-95 Handheld Scanner
Hello i just got my pro-95 scanner today it will pick up when im in town but wont pick up when im at home i only live 10 miles from town if that far and also it wont even pick up wx band why? i live in the mountains could this be why it wont work here at home? i just hope i didnt buy a crapy scanner. thanks alot for your info.
Radio Shack scanners are not as sensitive as others, but the problem may be your location, especially if you're in a valley with mountains between you & the town that you're trying to receive, or if you have aluminum siding on your home, as metal blocks radio signals.
If either of these is the case, the best solution might be to erect a scanner antenna on your roof or the highest place possible (above metal siding) & connect its cable to your scanner.
Posted on Sep 26, 2008
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