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    My Scanner has arrived & now need newbie guidance

    My Uniden EZ133XLT hand held scanner has arrived & I'm sitting here having my first play with it.....It seems a great little scanner & I've tuned it immediately to the first "approach" frequency to Heathrow (119.725) & am picking up dialogue. I don't want to run before I can walk, so for now, I...
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    Newbie saying hi & seeking advice

    You're probably right.....I'm trying to run before I can walk....The scanner should be with me tomorrow, so I'll familiarise myself with it before deciding what to do.....I managed to source the manual online & have downloaded it, so that will give me something to do while I'm waiting for it to...
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    Newbie saying hi & seeking advice

    Hi Bill & thanks for the welcome. This will be my first purchase, so initially, I don't want to spend too much just in case, but then again, I know I won't reap the benefits with inferior equipment.....I've seen this antenna base, which would suit my needs better, as the Heathrow flight path is...
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    Newbie saying hi & seeking advice

    I've also seen this antenna......would I be better paying the extra?..........Thanks http://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/131026125052?ssPageName=STRK:MEWAX:IT&_trksid=p3984.m1423.l2649
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    Newbie saying hi & seeking advice

    I joined the site today after lurking for a couple of days........due to ill health, I am spending more time indoors, so needed a hobby to keep me occupied & sane......aircraft have always fascinated me, so I looked into expanding that interest & have purchased (second hand) a UNIDEN BEARCAT...
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