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Uniden's Newest APCO-25 Capable Trunktracker scanner. This scanner began shipping in September 2010.
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Uniden APCO-25 Capable Trunktracker scanner. This scanner began shipping in September 2010 and is discontinued.
  
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==Specifications==
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===Scanning Methods===
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* Autolocate that can quickly find local systems even if you don’t know where you are
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* City selection for instant reception of local services
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* Zip code entry for instant reception of local Police, Fire, and Emergency Medical Services (EMS)
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===Physical===
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* Built-in Battery Charger
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* Connectible to a GPS accessory receiver (not included) for precise system selection and continuing reselection when traveling
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* Factory programmed for all known radio systems in the United States and Canada
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* Optional car mount kit
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* Signal Strength Meter
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* USB connection to PC for updates through HomePatrol-1 Sentinel software
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* 2 GB micro SD for storing favorites lists and recording transmissions
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===Technical===
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* Standby options include clock display or weather alert
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* Shutdown timer (up to 3 hours)
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* Text Tagging allows you to name each system, site, department, channel, talk group ID, location, and SAME group using up to 37 characters per name
  
==Specifications==
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====Frequency Coverage====
===Limits===
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* 25.0000 - 512.0000 MHz
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* 758.0000 - 823.9875 MHz
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* 849.0125 - 868.9875 MHz
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* 894.0125 - 960.0000 MHz
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* 1240.0000 - 1300.0000 MHz
  
===Power Requirements===
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====Power Requirements====
 
Power may be supplied by batteries or a permanent AC or DC source, described as follows:
 
Power may be supplied by batteries or a permanent AC or DC source, described as follows:
 
* 4 x AA size Rechargeable NiMH Batteries (2300mAh) (included)
 
* 4 x AA size Rechargeable NiMH Batteries (2300mAh) (included)
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* DC Adapter (DC 12V to DC 9V 800mA Regulated) (included)
 
* DC Adapter (DC 12V to DC 9V 800mA Regulated) (included)
  
===Features===
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===Features (Current Version 2)===
* System support:
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* Ability to quickly store CTCSS, DCS, or NAC tones
** APCO 25 Trunked and Conventional
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* Ability to quickly save a found Unit ID
** Motorola Analog and Mixed Digital
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* [[Battery Saver]]
** EDACS Narrow and Wide
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* Better location precision for departments and sites that allows you to also define a location and range using up to 32 rectangles instead just of a single circle
** LTR
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* [[Channel Alert]]
** Conventional
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* [[Control Channel Only]]
* 2 GB micro SD for storing favorites lists and recording transmissions
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* Create new or edit existing systems in the Sentinel Software
* Factory programmed for all known radio systems in the United States and Canada
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* [[CTCSS]]/[[DCS]]/[[NAC]] tone decode that displays CTCSS tones/DCS codes and NAC codes being received
* Zip code entry for instant reception of local Police, Fire, and Emergency Medical Services (EMS)
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* Has the ability to scan by service types i.e. Fire, Police, Railroad, etc.
* City selection for instant reception of local services
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* ID Search stops on all (unavoided) IDs even if the ID is not in HomePatrol's database
* Autolocate that can quickly find local systems even if you don’t know where you are
 
* Connectible to a GPS accessory receiver (not included) for precise system selection and continuing reselection when traveling
 
* USB connection to PC for updates through HomePatrol-1 Sentinel software
 
* Weather Alert Standby (SAME)
 
 
* Instant replay plays back up to 240 seconds (4 minutes) of the most recent transmissions.
 
* Instant replay plays back up to 240 seconds (4 minutes) of the most recent transmissions.
* One-touch recording to capture transmissions for later playback
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** One-touch recording to capture transmissions for later playback
* Optional car mount kit
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*[[Location Based Scanning]]
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* Per-channel delay/resume
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* Per-channel volume offset
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* [[Rebanding]] supported? {{Color|Green|YES}} The Sentinel software will import tables for identified rebanded systems from the RadioReference database.
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* [[Temporary System, Site, Group, Channel, and Location Lockout]]
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* Unit ID Tagging
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* [http://new.marksscanners.com/HP/HP.shtml#weather%20standby Weather Alert Standby]
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===Extreme Features===
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* [[Band Scope]] mode
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* Complete programming with the scanner lets you edit existing systems in Favorites Lists and create new systems without the software
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* [[Control Channel Data Output]]
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* [http://new.marksscanners.com/HP/HP.shtml#conventional%20discovery Conventional Discovery] searches a range of frequencies to find unknown frequencies and automatically records audio from and logs new channels for later review and identification
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* [http://new.marksscanners.com/HP/HP.shtml#activity%20log Current Trunked System Activity Log]
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* [[EDACS]]/[[LTR]] [http://new.marksscanners.com/HP/HP.shtml#edac_ltr%20lcn%20finder LCN Finder]
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* [[EDACS]]/[[LTR]] [http://new.marksscanners.com/HP/HP.shtml#lcn%20monitor LCN Monitor]
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* A Limit Search to search a range of frequencies for activity
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* [http://new.marksscanners.com/HP/HP.shtml#power%20plot RF Power Plot]
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* [http://new.marksscanners.com/HP/HP.shtml#converter Talk Group Converter] for P25/Motorola DEC to HEX and EDACS AFS to DEC
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* [http://new.marksscanners.com/HP/HP.shtml#trunking%20discovery Trunking Discovery] monitors system traffic on a trunked radio system to find unknown IDs and automatically records audio from and logs new channels for later review and identification
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* [http://new.marksscanners.com/HP/HP.shtml#system%20load Trunked System Load/Reception Status tool]
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===RR System Compatibility===
 
===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:
 
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:
 
* System Types:
** Motorola Type I
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** [[Motorola Type I]]
** Motorola Type II
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** [[Motorola Type II]]
** Motorola Type IIi Hybrid
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** [[Motorola Type IIi Hybrid]]
** Motorola Type II Smartnet
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** [[Motorola Type II Smartnet]]
** Motorola Type II Smartzone
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** [[Motorola Type II SmartZone]]
** Motorola Type II Smartzone Omnilink
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** [[Motorola Type II SmartZone OmniLink]]
** Motorola Type II VOC
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** [[Motorola Type II VOC]]
** EDACS Standard (Wide)
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** [[EDACS Standard|EDACS Standard (Wide)]]
** EDACS Standard Networked
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** [[EDACS Networked|EDACS Standard Networked]]
** EDACS Narrowband (Narrow)
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** [[EDACS Narrowband]]
** EDACS Narrowband Networked
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** [[EDACS Narrowband Networked]]
** EDACS SCAT
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** [[EDACS SCAT]]
** EDACS ESK (not ProVoice)
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** [[ESK|EDACS ESK]] (not [[ProVoice]])
** LTR Standard
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** [[LTR|LTR Standard]]
** Project 25 Standard
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** [[APCO Project 25|Project 25 Standard]]
  
 
*System Voices:
 
*System Voices:
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==Related Pages==
 
==Related Pages==
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* [http://new.marksscanners.com/HP/HP.shtml Easier to Read HomePatrol Manual]
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* [[Sentinel for the Home Patrolx]]
 
* [http://www.homepatrol.com/ Uniden HomePatrol Website]  
 
* [http://www.homepatrol.com/ Uniden HomePatrol Website]  
 
* [http://info.uniden.com/HomePatrol Uniden TWiki on HomePatrol-1]
 
* [http://info.uniden.com/HomePatrol Uniden TWiki on HomePatrol-1]
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* [[Programming Your Uniden Scanner]]
 
* [[Uniden Home Patrol FAQ]]
 
* [[Uniden Home Patrol FAQ]]
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* [http://www.uniden.info/download/ompdf/HOMEPATROL-1om.pdf Owners manual]
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==Accessories==
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;Antenna Related
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* Uniden SMA to BNC adapter SKU# BYYG1542001
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;Cases from ScannerMaster
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* [https://www.scannermaster.com/Uniden_Hard_Leather_Case_HomePatrol_p/01-581596.htm Hard Leather Case/Fixed Belt Loop]
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* [https://www.scannermaster.com/Uniden_Nylon_Case_Belt_Clip_HomePatrol_p/01-581598.htm Nylon Case/Fixed Belt Clip]
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* [https://www.scannermaster.com/Uniden_Soft_Leather_Case_HomePatrol_p/01-581597.htm Soft Leather Case/Swivel Belt Clip]
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* [https://www.scannermaster.com/HomePatrol_Uniden_Nylon_HP_Bag_p/01-581703.htm Nylon Travel Case]
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;Modifications
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*{{Thread|for-sale-feedback-forum.99|402508-uniden-scanner-mods-accessories-sds100-internal-gps-mod.html|Uniden Internal GPS Mod}}
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;Mounting Options
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* [http://www.ram-mount.com/NewProducts/unidenhomepatrolmount/tabid/3904/Default.aspx Ram Mounts for mobile and base options]
  
 
==Supporting Software==
 
==Supporting Software==
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'''Uniden'''
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* [http://info.uniden.com/twiki/bin/view/HomePatrol/HomePatrolSentinel Sentinel] for HP-1
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** For wiki articles regarding Sentinel, see the [[Sentinel (Uniden software)]] page
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* [http://info.uniden.com/HomePatrol/TechnicalDocumentation Uniden Protocol Technical Documentation]
  
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'''Third Party'''
 
* [http://www.butelsoftware.com/ ARC-Patrol for Uniden HomePatrol-1]
 
* [http://www.butelsoftware.com/ ARC-Patrol for Uniden HomePatrol-1]
** [[ARCPATROL]] user guide
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** The support forum for this software can be found in the {{Forum|scanner-programming-software.89|Scanner Programming Software}}
* [http://scannow.org/download.htm PowerPatrol (Freeware)]
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* [http://hp.xoynq.com Command-line utility for HomePatrol (Extreme Edition)]
* [http://info.uniden.com/twiki/bin/view/HomePatrol/HomePatrolSentinel Sentinel] Uniden's software
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* [https://drive.google.com/drive/folders/1xboRzWufG-cxL2DobIr_REIPKekUY-Bu Universal Scanner Audio Player (Google Drive)]
* [http://info.uniden.com/HomePatrol/TechnicalDocumentation Uniden Protocol Technical Documentation]
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** The {{Thread|general-scanning-discussion.28|416924-universal-scanner-audio-player.html|Support}} is here
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'''Trunking Decoders'''
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* [http://www.unitrunker.com/hp1.html UniTrunker HP-1 Information]
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* [http://info.uniden.com/twiki/pub/HomePatrol/ExtremeUpdate/HomePatrol_Serial_Drivers.zip Serial Mode drivers for the HomePatrol-1 Extreme Upgrade (Needed for UniTrunker Communication)]
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==Message Boards/forums==
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; RadioReference
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* {{Forum|uniden-forums.82|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]
  
==Yahoo Groups and Message Boards==
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;Groups.io
;{{color|red|RadioReference}}
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* [https://groups.io/g/radioprogramming Radio Programming]
* [http://forums.radioreference.com/uniden-scanners/184249-unidens-new-product-called-home-patrol.html Home Patrol Sticky]
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* [https://uniden.groups.io/g/main Uniden main group]
* [http://forums.radioreference.com/uniden-scanners/184655-home-patrol-cost-thread.html Home Patrol- The Cost Thread]
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* [https://uniden.groups.io/g/HomePatrol Home Patrol sub group]
* [http://forums.radioreference.com/uniden-scanners/184283-homepatrol-you-getting-one.html Home Patrol poll]
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* [https://groups.io/g/HomePatrol Home Patrol 1]
* [http://forums.radioreference.com/uniden-scanners/184743-home-patrol-intended-customer-thread.html Home Patrol- Intended Customer thread]
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* [https://groups.io/g/Scanners Radio Scanners Uniden / Whistler]
* [http://forums.radioreference.com/uniden-scanners/184407-home-patrol-announced-software-support.html Home Patrol - Announced Software Support]
 
 
  
 
; Message Boards
 
; Message Boards
* [http://www.homepatrol.com/index.php?option=com_fireboard&Itemid=13 Home Patrol forum on Uniden website]
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* [http://www.homepatrol.com/index.php?option=com_kunena&func=listcat&Itemid=28 Home Patrol forum on Uniden website]
 
  
;Yahoo! Groups
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;Twitter
* [http://groups.yahoo.com/group/HomePatrol/ Home Patrol Yahoo Group]
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*[https://twitter.com/search?q=%23home-patrol-1&src=typed_query  Home Patrol 1 on Twitter]
  
==eBay Listings==
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==HomePatrol-1 Scanners for Sale==
<ebay>Uniden ("HomePatrol-1")</ebay>
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*[[HomePatrol-1 eBay Listings]]
  
  
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[[Category:Uniden Scanners]]
 
[[Category:Uniden Scanners]]
[[Category:Trunking Scanners]]
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[[Category:Digital Scanners without DMR]]
[[Category:Digital Scanners]]
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[[Category:Digital Scanners without MOTOTRBO]]
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[[Category:Digital Scanners without NXDN]]
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[[Category:Digital Scanners without ProVoice]]
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[[Category:Desktop Scanners]]
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[[Category:Mobile Scanners]]
 
[[Category:Rebanding Supported Scanners]]
 
[[Category:Rebanding Supported Scanners]]
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[[Category:Radio Models]]

Latest revision as of 15:46, 21 February 2022

HomePatrol-1

Uniden APCO-25 Capable Trunktracker scanner. This scanner began shipping in September 2010 and is discontinued.

Specifications

Scanning Methods

  • Autolocate that can quickly find local systems even if you don’t know where you are
  • City selection for instant reception of local services
  • Zip code entry for instant reception of local Police, Fire, and Emergency Medical Services (EMS)

Physical

  • Built-in Battery Charger
  • Connectible to a GPS accessory receiver (not included) for precise system selection and continuing reselection when traveling
  • Factory programmed for all known radio systems in the United States and Canada
  • Optional car mount kit
  • Signal Strength Meter
  • USB connection to PC for updates through HomePatrol-1 Sentinel software
  • 2 GB micro SD for storing favorites lists and recording transmissions

Technical

  • Standby options include clock display or weather alert
  • Shutdown timer (up to 3 hours)
  • Text Tagging allows you to name each system, site, department, channel, talk group ID, location, and SAME group using up to 37 characters per name

Frequency Coverage

  • 25.0000 - 512.0000 MHz
  • 758.0000 - 823.9875 MHz
  • 849.0125 - 868.9875 MHz
  • 894.0125 - 960.0000 MHz
  • 1240.0000 - 1300.0000 MHz

Power Requirements

Power may be supplied by batteries or a permanent AC or DC source, described as follows:

  • 4 x AA size Rechargeable NiMH Batteries (2300mAh) (included)
  • 4 x AA size Alkaline Batteries (not included)
  • AC Adapter (AC 120V 60Hz 9V 800mA Regulated) (included)
  • DC Adapter (DC 12V to DC 9V 800mA Regulated) (included)

Features (Current Version 2)

  • Ability to quickly store CTCSS, DCS, or NAC tones
  • Ability to quickly save a found Unit ID
  • Battery Saver
  • Better location precision for departments and sites that allows you to also define a location and range using up to 32 rectangles instead just of a single circle
  • Channel Alert
  • Control Channel Only
  • Create new or edit existing systems in the Sentinel Software
  • CTCSS/DCS/NAC tone decode that displays CTCSS tones/DCS codes and NAC codes being received
  • Has the ability to scan by service types i.e. Fire, Police, Railroad, etc.
  • ID Search stops on all (unavoided) IDs even if the ID is not in HomePatrol's database
  • Instant replay plays back up to 240 seconds (4 minutes) of the most recent transmissions.
    • One-touch recording to capture transmissions for later playback
  • Location Based Scanning
  • Per-channel delay/resume
  • Per-channel volume offset
  • Rebanding supported? YES The Sentinel software will import tables for identified rebanded systems from the RadioReference database.
  • Temporary System, Site, Group, Channel, and Location Lockout
  • Unit ID Tagging
  • Weather Alert Standby

Extreme Features

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 Voices:
    • Analog
    • Analog and APCO-25 Common Air Interface
    • APCO-25 Common Air Interface Exclusive

Product Reviews

eHam.net

Related Pages

Accessories

Antenna Related
  • Uniden SMA to BNC adapter SKU# BYYG1542001
Cases from ScannerMaster
Modifications
Mounting Options

Supporting Software

Uniden

Third Party


Trunking Decoders

Message Boards/forums

RadioReference
Facebook
Groups.io
Message Boards
Twitter

HomePatrol-1 Scanners for Sale


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