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==Related Pages==
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* [ Easier to Read PRO-97/2055 Manual]
* [ Radio Shack website statement on Rebanding]
* [ Radio Shack website statement on Rebanding]
* [ Strong Signals GRE Message board]
* [ Strong Signals GRE Message board]

Revision as of 01:48, 9 July 2006


The Pro-2055 was manufactured for Radio Shack by GRE America Inc

The same scanner as the Pro-97 but as a base/mobile. Trunk tracker three technology. Can use Win97 to program with your computer. Note that due to firmware limitations, computer control is not possible.

This unit can be used as a desktop scanner or mounted in a vehicle.* Alphanumeric display shows ID code or can be programmed with service name. Backlit display and keypad for low-light use. Clones with the popular PRO-97 handheld scanner (#20-527).


  • Rebanding supported? YES However: it appears that the scanner must be returned to Tandy for a retrofit
  • See this article on the Strong Signals website for more information
  • This information pertains to the Pro-97; however it is assumed that the support will be applied in a similar manner. More information is required.
  • A cloning cable may be fabricated using 2 1/8 inch mono jacks and shielded cable

• 1000-channel memory divided into ten banks lets you store up to 1000 frequencies

• 150+ most popular national frequencies preprogrammed

• Covers most popular 800MHz triple-trunking police/fire/emergency systems in most metropolitan areas

• Motorola, LTR, EDACS (GE/Ericsson) capability

• Use as a desktop scanner or mount in, under or on dash of vehicle* with included DIN-E hardware

• Signal Stalker II—searches for nearby frequency transmissions within approximately 1000 feet of the radio

• Scanner will automatically jump to nearby transmission and display frequency

• Skywarn button—hear storm reports from spotters near your location minutes before they are broadcast on TV or radio

• Skywarn requires one-time programming of one frequency into memory

• Alphanumeric display can display ID code or service name

• Backlit display and keypad

• Clones with the popular PRO-97 handheld scanner—download information on the handheld to the desktop scanner, no need to program separately

• CTCSS/DCS (Continuous Tone Coded Squelch System/Digital Coded Squelch) receive and detect

• 1 priority channel

Specifications: • Frequencies: 25-54, 108-136.99166, 137-174, 216.0025-225, 225-406, 406-512, 800-960 (except cellular), 1240-1300MHz

• FM/AM mode, user selectable

• Triple conversion

• 60-channel scan per second

• 75-step search per second

• 5, 6.26, 7.5, 8.333, 12.5, 25KHz step (preset by band - not user selectable)

• 50-frequency search skip

• Air, police-fire, Ham, Marine, WX, FRS/GMRS/MURS and CB service search

• WX and SAME alert with FIPS operation—get alerts for only your county (will not alert in SAME mode unless you have entered the FIPS code for your county)

• PC interface

• Unit-to-unit cloning

• 20dB attenuator (global or by-channel)

• Lock out, lock out review, delay and reset

• EPPROM memory backup—will not lose programming if power is lost

• Dimensions (LWH): 7.2x5.3x2.2" (18.29x13.46x5.59cm)

• Includes AC and DC adapters for desktop or vehicle* use

• Takes ADAPTAPLUG type "T" for power supply - now discontinued at Radio Shack.

Also see the Pro-97 page. All utilities and links listed there also apply to the PRO-2055.

Related Pages

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