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Uniden BCD396T - Latest Firmware - Like New
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1 6393 Thu July 8, 2010
Asking Price Shipping Amount Condition
SOLD! ($375.00) $5.00 Great

Uniden BCD396T Trunking Scanner
Works Like New
Latest Firmware Just Installed
Very Easy To Program (Instructions Included)
I Will Ship THE Day I Receive Payment, If Before 5PM

This is easily one of the very best handheld scanners on the market. It boasts a 6000 Channel capacity, as well
as Trunk Tracker IV technology, to give you access to all the current bands. Uniden will continue to provide free firmware updates 

It can be programmed using FreeScan, a free, and very easy-to-use Windows program. I will include specific instructions to help you get started!
You can download FreeScan here:

Send me a message, and I can program any frequencies, or services you would like into it, before shipping. Otherwise it ships with the default settings.

It will ship with the unit, antenna, antenna adapter, and belt clip. Batteries are included.

The BCD396T Includes the Extremely Valuable CloseCall Recognition, to Tune into Near-By Broadcasts

I have used this scanner for almost a full year, and it just keeps getting better (Literally, the Latest Firmware I Put on is like a Brand New Scanner)

Specifications (from RadioReference, and Uniden)


    • Channels: 6000 maximum

    • Systems: 400 maximum

    • Groups per system: 20 maximum

    • Talkgroups per trunked system: 200 maximum

    • Scan Rate: 100 channels per second (conventional mode)

    • System Quick Key range: 0-99

    • Group Quick Key range: 0-9

    • Custom Search Ranges: 10

    • Preprogrammed Service Search Bands: 12

Frequency Coverage

    • (North American Model BCD396T)

    • 25.0000 - 512.0000 MHz

    • 764.0000 - 775.9875 MHz

    • 794.0000 - 823.9875 MHz

    • 849.0125 - 868.9875 MHz

    • 894.0125 - 956.0000 MHz

    • 1240.0000 - 1300.0000 MHz

    • (Australia/New Zealand Model UBCD396T)

    • 25.0000 - 512.0000 MHz

    • 764.0000 - 775.9875 MHz

    • 794.0000 - 956.0000 MHz

    • 1240.0000 - 1300.0000 MHz

Power Requirements

    • Power requirements: 3 AA batteries, 6V DC, or 800mA AC adapter

    • Many Car Adapters Also Work


    • Rebanding supported? YES Currently available with version 3.00 firmware or better

    • Adaptive Digital Threshold - Automatically sets the digital decode threshold for APCO 25 systems

    • Supported step sizes: 5, 6.25, 7.5, 8.33, 10, 12.5,15, 20, 25, 50 or 100 kHz

    • Scan and (selected) Service Search simultaneously

    • Frequency/ID AutoStore - automatically store frequencies from a service or limit search into a conventional system or store talk group IDs into a trunked system

    • 16 character text tagging for each system, group, channel, taklgroup, search range, and SAME group

    • Compatible with BC-RH96 Remote Head

    • Analog and Digital AGC

    • Quick Search

    • 12 Service Searches - Public Safety, News, HAM Radio, Marine, Railroad, Air, CB Radio, FRS/GMRS, Racing, TV Broadcast, FM Broadcast, and Special (Itinerant)

    • Custom Search — lets you program up to 10 search ranges

    • Weather Priority

    • Battery level display

    • LCD and Keypad Backlight

    • Adjustable (0-5 sec) scan delay

    • Adjustable Hold (scan duration 0-255 sec) per system, custom or service search

    • Strong signal attenuation

    • Upgradeadable firmware

    • Independent Alert Tone Volume – lets you set the volume level of the following tones: Key Beep, Emergency Alert, Channel Alert, and Close Call Alert.

    • Broadcast signal ignore while searching (TV and radio station frequencies, pagers, etc)

    • Quick Recall – quickly navigates to a specific Channel by choosing the System, Group, and Channel.

    • Duplicate Channel Alert

    • Data Skip

    • Key Lock

    • PC Programming and Control

    • Wired Cloning

    • On-Air Cloning

    • Battery saver

    • Antenna Connector: SMA

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

        • Motorola Type II VOC

        • EDACS Standard (Wide)

        • EDACS Standard Networked

        • EDACS Narrowband (Narrow)

        • EDACS Narrowband Networked

        • EDACS SCAT

        • EDACS ESK (version 3.0 firmware or later required)

        • LTR Standard

        • Project 25 Standard

    • System Voices:

        • Analog

        • Analog and APCO-25 Common Air Interface

        • APCO-25 Common Air Interface Exclusive

These Sites Will Provide An Unprecedented Wealth of Information, All For Free:

I have set the price at $375. I do not need to sell this, I am only seeing if I can get what it is really worth.
With the latest firmware, and full accessories, this scanner is as good as new.

Keywords: bcd396t 396t uniden bcd trunking iv handheld


Registered: July 2010
Posts: 7
Comment Date: Thu July 29, 2010

WOuld This Be a good scanner to start out with i live in the sf bay area in san jose and want my ubit to work all over


Registered: July 2010
Posts: 7
Comment Date: Thu July 29, 2010



Registered: April 2006
Location: Richmond, Virginia
Posts: 58
Comment Date: Mon November 22, 2010

Do you still have this for sale?  I'm interested in a digital scanner.



Patrick - W4PW

Registered: July 2002
Location: Miami, fl.
Posts: 463
Comment Date: Wed November 30, 2011

Do you have the programming cable...?

If you will program my area, then I may buy it....

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