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* '''NOTE:''' Go about 1/2 way down the page. Some missing info may be found in the 895 and BCT8 manuals
* '''NOTE:''' Go about 1/2 way down the page. Some missing info may be found in the 895 and BCT8 manuals
* [ Installing IF discriminator tap to a BC898T]  The example is for Unitrunker.  Could work for ACARS, TTY and other data.
==Supporting Software==
==Supporting Software==
* [ ARC898]
* [ ARC898]

Revision as of 18:06, 4 April 2006

BC898T Trunktracker III Scanner

500 Channel Programmable Base Scanner with TrunkTracker III


  • Rebanding supported? YES
  • Multiple Channels (500) / Banks (10)
  • Frequency Coverage* - Includes the most interesting "action" bands where you can hear police, ambulance, fire, amateur radio, public utilities, weather, and more. 25-54,108-174, 216-512, 806-956 (excluding cellular)
  • 1000 Talk Group ID's in 10 Lists of 10 per Bank - Let's you quickly select the talk groups you want to hear when you listen to trunked systems.
  • TrunkTracker III Technology - So you can keep up with the action on Motorola, EDACS and LTR systems.
  • DCS/CTCSS Rapid Decode - Instantly Detects and Displays the Subaudible Tone So You Can Quickly Determine the System Settings.
  • S.A.M.E. Weather Alert - Specific Area Message Encoding - During a NOAA Weather or Emergency Alert, a code for your specific location will alert you to severe conditions in your immediate area.
  • Conventional and Trunked Search Operations - Let's you find transmissions not listed in any book or anyone's web site.
  • Priority Operation - Helps ensure that you don't miss important transmissions on the channel you designate as the priority channel.
  • AC Adapters, DC Power Cable and Automotive Power Outlet Plug - More options for supplying power to your scanner at home or in your car.
  • Programmable Delay - When programmed on a channel, it allows time for a reply on the same channel before resuming to scan.
  • Programmable Search - Allows you to set the upper and lower limits of specific frequency range for easier searching.
  • Modulation Capability (AM/FM/NFM)
  • Frequency Steps (kHz) 5/6.25/12.5/25
  • 200 Talk Group Skip Memories
  • 100 Search Skip Memories


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