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Ive got a Uniden BC248 CLT Base Scanner. In the back of it, there are two holes for input/output of some sort, What is the diference in the am radio antenna vs. the antenna ?

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Your scanner has four connections on the back. Looking at the rear, from left to right, are the power jack (10 volts AC, you need an adapter for this), an external speaker jack, the AM antenna connection, and the scanner antenna jack.

The AM antenna jack is for the reception of AM radio station signals. The scanner antenna jack is for police/fire etc, as well as FM signals.

In case you don't have a manual for your radio, it is available for free here:

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