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Old 08-12-2003, 08:07 AM   #1
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x,k,ka bands on radars

hey i hope this is not a stupid ? but what do the x, k, and ka bands on a radar detector represent? thanks
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they are different types of radar.. different frequencies or something like that... the oldest one is X.. but basically its just the different types there are..

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X band is used mostly by traffic sensors and many sliding doors. K band is also used to sliding doors, but a lot of police departments use it. Ka band is exclusively used by Police. I have my radar detector configured to ignore X band.
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Old 08-12-2003, 02:27 PM   #4
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thanks, thats what i was looking for.

sfzBimmer2 : what type of radar detector do you have?
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