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Bearcat BC-210 I have an old Bearcat BC-210 scanner which seems to work well on the higher Frequencies however at 26.965 to 27.405 range for ch1-40 it will not scan. It's old and the backup battery is probably bad and it only has the small screw in antenna. It does have a place to plug in another antenna. The MFG is actually Electra Co. I want to use it to listen to comments on local road conditions and police and emergency local broadcast. Thanks for the help Regards

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  • Anonymous Jun 13, 2008

    how do i program frequencies in a bearcat 210 scanner everytime i hit the E button it comes up '" error" thank you

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    Mark Hammerquist Apr 11, 2014

    Sounds like maybe you're trying to program frquencies that are out-of-range for the scanner. Be sure you are entering frequencies that the scanner is designed to receive. Also be sure you are entering the frequency correctly, with the "dot" in the right place.

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The Bearcat 210 Manual specifically states that the lowest freq available is 32MHz.

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I have several radios older than the BC-210 and they are still repairable, as long as you are willing to do it yourself! The statement that it is "... too old to repair" is bull puckey. That LID doesn't know what he is talking about!

Go to the "repeater-builder.com website and search "BC-210". The following URL may get you there, unless the service manual has been moved.
http://www.repeater-builder.com/uniden/pdf/uniden-bearcat-bc210-svc-man.pdf

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Sorry, but the BC210 cannot be programmed for CB frequencies. On the other hand, if you try to program VHF & UHF frequencies within the normal range of the scanner & get "error" on the display, the unit is broken & too old to repair.

Posted on Jul 20, 2008

Did the BC 210 have the cb freqs??? I don't recall them being able to scan those frequencies. If so, and I'm mistaken, you can always program in the exact frequency you need. I know when the scanner wouldn't scan on the 210, the eeprom was bad and there was no replacement. Good luck
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