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'''Racing Scanner with 2500 Dynamic Channels and Race Track Operation.'''
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[[Image:Sc230.jpg|right|SC230]]
  
[ http://www.uniden.com/productpop/SC230_ss.pdf Specifications Sheet]
 
  
PRODUCT FEATURE LIST
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Uniden's portable Racing scanner with [[Dynamic Memory Architecture]].
* 1600 Channels Typical / 2500 Maximum
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* Dynamically Allocated Channel Memory - Makes It Easier to Program and Use Your Scanner Without Wasting Channels.
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==Specifications==
* Compact Design - The Uniden SC230 is designed to be compact for added flexibility and portability.
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===Limits===
* Race Track Operation - Easily program and select the race and drivers you want to listen to
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* Channels: 1600 typical, 2500 maximum
* Close Call™ RF Capture Technology - Instantly tunes to signals from nearby transmitters
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* Systems: 200 maximum
* Alpha Tagging* - Makes it easy to identify the driver talking
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* Groups per system: 20 maximum
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* Scan Rate: 100 channels per second (conventional mode)
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* System Quick Key range: 1-9
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* Group Quick Key range: 0-9
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* Custom Search Ranges: 10
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* Preprogrammed Service Search Bands: 10
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===Frequency Coverage===
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* 25-54 MHz
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* 108-174 MHz
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* 216-225 MHz
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* 400-512 MHz
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* 806-956 MHz
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* 1240-1300 MHz
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===Power Requirements===
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* 2 AA batteries, 6V DC, or 500mA AC adapter
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** Example: [http://www.radioshack.com/product/index.jsp?productId=2102591 Radio Shack adapter] with Adaptaplug '''B'''
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** Or [http://www.amazon.com/dp/B000065VV0 Sony Car DC Adaptor]
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===Features===
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* [[Race Track Operation]] - Easily program and select the race and drivers you want to listen to
 
* Preprogrammed with Major Racing Frequencies - You'll be ready to listen when they're ready to roll
 
* Preprogrammed with Major Racing Frequencies - You'll be ready to listen when they're ready to roll
* Quick Key System Access - Quickly select the systems or race you want to hear by pressing the 0-9 keys
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* Quick Car Select – you can select and listen to a car by pressing a single key
* Frequency Coverage  - 25-54, 108-174, 216-225, 400-512, 806-956, 1240-1300 MHz (Excluding Cellular)
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* Quick Race Programming – lets you quickly and easily enter information about a specific race
* DCS/CTCSS Rapid Decode - Instantly Detects and Displays the Subaudible Tone So You Can Quickly Determine the System Settings.
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* [[Uniden Close Call]]
* 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.
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* Supported step sizes: 5, 6.25, 7.5, 10, 12.5, 15, 20, 25, 50 or 100 kHz
* 10 Programmable Search Ranges - Helps you find unlisted frequencies in use in your area
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* [[SAME]] Weather Alert
* 11 Preprogrammed Service Searches - Public Safety, Railroad (by channel), Air, Marine (by channel), CB (by channel), GMRS/FRS (by channel), Weather, News Media, Ham Radio and Special
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* [[DCS]]/[[CTCSS]] [[Automatic_CTCSS_identification|Rapid Decode]]
* Search and Store Operation - Automatically stores found frequencies in the system
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* 16 character text tagging for each system, group, channel, search range, and [[SAME]] group
* Backlit Display* - Easy night time operation with Uniden's Patented Backlight-On-Squelch feature that illuminates only when there is channel activity
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* LCD Backlight
* 2 AA Battery Operation - Provides flexibility in choice of batteries: Alkaline for long life, rechargable for economy (batteries can be charged while in the scanner)
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* Quick Search
* PC Interface - Both programming and remote control of your scanner features from a PC
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* 10 Service Searches - public safety, news, amateur radio, marine, railroad, air, CB radio, FRS/GMRS, racing, and special (Itinerant)
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* Custom Search — lets you program up to 10 search ranges
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* Search and Store Operation - Automatically stores found frequencies in custom searches or service searches
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* [[SAME]] Weather Alert
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* Weather Priority
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* [[Priority Scan]] with Priority Plus
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* Adjustable (0-5 sec) scan delay
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* Adjustable Hold (scan duration 0-255 sec) per system
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* Strong signal attenuation
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* Upgradeadable firmware
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* [[Channel Alert]]
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* [[Repeater Reverse]]
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* Pager Screen – ignores hits generated by common pager frequencies while using the Close Call or search features
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* Quick Recall – quickly navigates to a specific Channel by choosing the System, Group, and Channel.
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* Duplicate Channel Alert
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* Data Skip
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* Key Lock
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* Battery saver
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* Antenna Connector: BNC
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* PC Control - Includes a PC Cable So You Can Transfer Information into Your Scanner Using Your Computer
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* Wired Cloning
 
* On-Air Programming - (separate transmitter required) Makes programming multiple units a snap - just transmit the driver information using a PC and transceiver, and all scanners update at once
 
* On-Air Programming - (separate transmitter required) Makes programming multiple units a snap - just transmit the driver information using a PC and transceiver, and all scanners update at once
* Priority Scan - Frequently scans the channels you have designated as priority channels
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* Attenuator - Cuts down on interference from strong, nearby signal sources
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==Manual==
* Delay - Helps prevent missed replies during 2-way conversations
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[http://www.uniden.info/download/ompdf/SC230om.pdf PDF]
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==Related Pages==
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* [http://new.marksscanners.com/230/230.shtml Easier to Read SC230/USC230 Manual]
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* [[Programming Your Uniden Scanner]]
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* [http://www.uniden.com/pdf/SC230om.pdf SC230 Owner's Manual]
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* [http://www.uniden.com/productpop/SC230_ss.pdf Specifications Sheet]
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* [http://www.scannermaster.com/USB_Cable_p/01-551038.htm Uniden USB-1 page on Scanner Master]
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==Supporting Software==
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* [http://www.butelsoftware.com/ ARC Sport]
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* [http://www.butelsoftware.com/ ARC Sport-LiTe] 
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* [http://www.butelsoftware.com/ Clone230]
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==SC230 Scanners for Sale==
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*[[SC230 eBay Listings]]
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Return to [[Uniden Scanners]]
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[[Category:Uniden Scanners]]
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[[Category:Handheld Scanners]]
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[[Category:Conventional Scanners]]
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[[Category:Radio Models]]

Latest revision as of 19:28, 15 October 2020

SC230


Uniden's portable Racing scanner with Dynamic Memory Architecture.

Specifications

Limits

  • Channels: 1600 typical, 2500 maximum
  • Systems: 200 maximum
  • Groups per system: 20 maximum
  • Scan Rate: 100 channels per second (conventional mode)
  • System Quick Key range: 1-9
  • Group Quick Key range: 0-9
  • Custom Search Ranges: 10
  • Preprogrammed Service Search Bands: 10

Frequency Coverage

  • 25-54 MHz
  • 108-174 MHz
  • 216-225 MHz
  • 400-512 MHz
  • 806-956 MHz
  • 1240-1300 MHz

Power Requirements

Features

  • Race Track Operation - Easily program and select the race and drivers you want to listen to
  • Preprogrammed with Major Racing Frequencies - You'll be ready to listen when they're ready to roll
  • Quick Car Select – you can select and listen to a car by pressing a single key
  • Quick Race Programming – lets you quickly and easily enter information about a specific race
  • Uniden Close Call
  • Supported step sizes: 5, 6.25, 7.5, 10, 12.5, 15, 20, 25, 50 or 100 kHz
  • SAME Weather Alert
  • DCS/CTCSS Rapid Decode
  • 16 character text tagging for each system, group, channel, search range, and SAME group
  • LCD Backlight
  • Quick Search
  • 10 Service Searches - public safety, news, amateur radio, marine, railroad, air, CB radio, FRS/GMRS, racing, and special (Itinerant)
  • Custom Search — lets you program up to 10 search ranges
  • Search and Store Operation - Automatically stores found frequencies in custom searches or service searches
  • SAME Weather Alert
  • Weather Priority
  • Priority Scan with Priority Plus
  • Adjustable (0-5 sec) scan delay
  • Adjustable Hold (scan duration 0-255 sec) per system
  • Strong signal attenuation
  • Upgradeadable firmware
  • Channel Alert
  • Repeater Reverse
  • Pager Screen – ignores hits generated by common pager frequencies while using the Close Call or search features
  • Quick Recall – quickly navigates to a specific Channel by choosing the System, Group, and Channel.
  • Duplicate Channel Alert
  • Data Skip
  • Key Lock
  • Battery saver
  • Antenna Connector: BNC
  • PC Control - Includes a PC Cable So You Can Transfer Information into Your Scanner Using Your Computer
  • Wired Cloning
  • On-Air Programming - (separate transmitter required) Makes programming multiple units a snap - just transmit the driver information using a PC and transceiver, and all scanners update at once

Manual

PDF

Related Pages

Supporting Software

SC230 Scanners for Sale


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