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'''The BC785D Digital Capable Scanner is APCO P-25 Capable with 1000 channels, 10 banks, 10 priority channels and continuous band coverage.'''
 
'''The BC785D Digital Capable Scanner is APCO P-25 Capable with 1000 channels, 10 banks, 10 priority channels and continuous band coverage.'''
  
PRODUCT FEATURE LIST
 
  
* APCO 25 Digital Ready - Requires the installation of Uniden's BCi 25D Digital Card in order to monitor APCO P-25 Digital Systems
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==General Specifications==
* 1000 Channels / 10 Banks
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===Features===
* 10 Priority Channels
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* Can be updated to support [[Rebanding]]? {{color|red|NO}}
* Continuous Band Coverage - 25MHz to 1.3GHz
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* [[TrunkTracker III]]
* TrunkTracker III - [[EDACS]], [[Motorola]], E.F. JOHNSON ([[LTR]])
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* [[Project_25|APCO25 Digital Audio]] Ready - Requires the installation of Uniden's BCi 25D Digital Card in order to monitor APCO P-25 Digital Voice
* Alpha Tagging - Bank Channel and Search Range
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* [[I-Call]] monitoring
* Alpha Display
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* 100 cps scan rate
* [[CTCSS]]/[[DCS]] Codes
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* 1000 Channels in 10 Banks
* Control Channel Only Mode
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* 10 Priority Channels with Priority Plus
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* Priority IDs
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* Motorola [[Control Channel Only]] scanning option in menu with selectable plan for 800/900 mHz systems but only one site or system can be programmed per bank
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* Motorola Status Bits
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* EDACS partial talkgroup IDs
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* [[EDACS Patch Tracking]]
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* 10 scan lists with 10 ID’s each per bank
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* 16-character Alpha Tagging - Bank Channel and Search Range
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* [[CTCSS]] and [[DCS]] [[Automatic_CTCSS_identification|automatic identification]]
 
* [[SAME]] 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.
 
* [[SAME]] 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.
* Clone Feature PC Programming/Control
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* PC Programming/Control/Cloning
 
* AM/FM/WFM Modes
 
* AM/FM/WFM Modes
* 12 Service Searches
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* 12 Preprogrammed Service Searches
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* 10 Custom search ranges
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* Auto store
 
* Record Funtions
 
* Record Funtions
 
* 1000 Beep Alerts
 
* 1000 Beep Alerts
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* Full Backlit Controls
 
* Full Backlit Controls
 
* Full Frequency LCD Display
 
* Full Frequency LCD Display
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* Data skip
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===Frequency Coverage===
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* 25.000 - 512.000 MHz
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* 758.000 - 823.9875 MHz
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* 849.0125 - 868.9875 MHz
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* 894.0125 - 1300.000 MHz
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===RR System Compatibility===
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This scanner is compatible with the following Trunking System Types and System Voices used in the RadioReference Database, of course you must verify that the scanner will cover the appropriate frequency range:
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* System Types:
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** Motorola Type I
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** Motorola Type II
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** Motorola Type IIi Hybrid
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** Motorola Type II Smartnet
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** Motorola Type II Smartzone
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** Motorola Type II Smartzone Omnilink
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** EDACS Standard (Wide)
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** EDACS Standard Networked
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** EDACS Narrowband (Narrow)
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** EDACS Narrowband Networked
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** EDACS SCAT
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** LTR Standard
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*System Voices:
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** Analog
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** Analog and APCO-25 Common Air Interface (with the optional BCi25 card installed)
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==Owner's Manual==
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[http://www.uniden.info/download/ompdf/BC785Dom.pdf PDF]
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==Modifications==
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* [http://www.mods.dk/index.php?ModelId=685&RadioRec=uniden Mods.DK listing]
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* [[BC796D_Discriminator_Mod | Modifying the Uniden BC785D for Discriminator Audio Output]]
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** This procedure was written for the BC796D but works with the BC785D also
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==Reviews and User Opinions==
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* [http://www.eham.net/reviews/detail/2782 EHam Reviews of the BC785 link 1]
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* [http://www.eham.net/reviews/detail/3042 EHam Reviews of the BC785 link 2]
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* [http://www.eham.net/reviews/detail/3068 EHam Reviews of the BC785 link 3]
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==Related Pages==
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* [[Programming Your Uniden Scanner]]
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* [[Simulcast digital distortion]]
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* [[Fix Audio Popping on the 785/796]]
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==Supporting Software==
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[[Image:UnidenCommander.jpg|thumb|UnidenCommander screenshot]]
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* [http://www.uniden.info/download/files/Setup_Bearcat_E-ScannerBasic.zip E-Scanner free version]
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* [http://dx.torensma.net/ Uniden Commander]
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* [[Uniden Legacy Software Support]]
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* [http://www.proscan.org ProScan Free 30-day fully functional trial, $ 50, Feature Rich]
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==Mailing Lists/forums==
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*{{Forum|uniden-forums.82|RadioReference Uniden}}
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; Facebook
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* [https://www.facebook.com/groups/448987651918830 Radio Scanner World]
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* [https://www.facebook.com/groups/667031203353717 Radio Scanners]
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* [https://www.facebook.com/groups/4188584134 Scanner Enthusiasts]
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* [https://www.facebook.com/groups/2889562301118379 Radio Scanner Help and Chat]
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* [https://www.facebook.com/groups/UnidenScanners Uniden Scanners]
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* [https://www.facebook.com/groups/UBScanners Uniden Bearcat Scanners]
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* [https://www.facebook.com/groups/1480421685608148 Uniden Bearcat Scanner Fan Club]
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* [https://www.facebook.com/groups/923164271205464 Uniden Bearcat Scanner Owners UK]
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; Groups.io
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* [https://groups.io/g/radioprogramming Radio Programming]
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* [https://groups.io/g/Scanners Radio Scanners Uniden / Whistler]
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==BC785D Scanners for Sale==
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*[[BC785D eBay Listings]]
  
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Latest revision as of 12:54, 12 April 2021

BC785D

The BC785D Digital Capable Scanner is APCO P-25 Capable with 1000 channels, 10 banks, 10 priority channels and continuous band coverage.


General Specifications

Features

  • Can be updated to support Rebanding? NO
  • TrunkTracker III
  • APCO25 Digital Audio Ready - Requires the installation of Uniden's BCi 25D Digital Card in order to monitor APCO P-25 Digital Voice
  • I-Call monitoring
  • 100 cps scan rate
  • 1000 Channels in 10 Banks
  • 10 Priority Channels with Priority Plus
  • Priority IDs
  • Motorola Control Channel Only scanning option in menu with selectable plan for 800/900 mHz systems but only one site or system can be programmed per bank
  • Motorola Status Bits
  • EDACS partial talkgroup IDs
  • EDACS Patch Tracking
  • 10 scan lists with 10 ID’s each per bank
  • 16-character Alpha Tagging - Bank Channel and Search Range
  • CTCSS and DCS automatic identification
  • SAME 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.
  • PC Programming/Control/Cloning
  • AM/FM/WFM Modes
  • 12 Preprogrammed Service Searches
  • 10 Custom search ranges
  • Auto store
  • Record Funtions
  • 1000 Beep Alerts
  • Selectable Steps
  • Base/Moble Design
  • Full Backlit Controls
  • Full Frequency LCD Display
  • Data skip

Frequency Coverage

  • 25.000 - 512.000 MHz
  • 758.000 - 823.9875 MHz
  • 849.0125 - 868.9875 MHz
  • 894.0125 - 1300.000 MHz

RR System Compatibility

This scanner is compatible with the following Trunking System Types and System Voices used in the RadioReference Database, of course you must verify that the scanner will cover the appropriate frequency range:

  • System Types:
    • Motorola Type I
    • Motorola Type II
    • Motorola Type IIi Hybrid
    • Motorola Type II Smartnet
    • Motorola Type II Smartzone
    • Motorola Type II Smartzone Omnilink
    • EDACS Standard (Wide)
    • EDACS Standard Networked
    • EDACS Narrowband (Narrow)
    • EDACS Narrowband Networked
    • EDACS SCAT
    • LTR Standard
  • System Voices:
    • Analog
    • Analog and APCO-25 Common Air Interface (with the optional BCi25 card installed)

Owner's Manual

PDF

Modifications

Reviews and User Opinions

Related Pages

Supporting Software

UnidenCommander screenshot

Mailing Lists/forums

Facebook
Groups.io

BC785D Scanners for Sale


Return to Uniden Scanners