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Radio shack pro 2055

My scanner is not recieving except for very close rf. I can key my personal repeater and it will pick it up but anything outside of that it never checks up can't pick up even the weather channels. Got any ideas
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Hi, My first guess with the limited info is, either you have the attenuator turned(which is like an RFgain), or you have a defect in the antenna or coax(if it's mobile.) For the attenuator see pg.66 of your manual.
I assume it's picking up your ham radio when you key it, but at close range it'll pick it up without an antenna.
I hope this helps you sort it out,, Mechanic

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