Was that in Washington? I have seen WSP leave their radar on while using laser a few times now, like they don't run the audio doppler and just forget the unit is even on. Maybe he was waiting for a big fish to hit with lidar?
Welcome! I wish I could go back and have my first encounter again. That spine tingle of excitement from seeing the invisible, and finally turning the tables a bit on the opposition where I was a sitting duck before. It was a powerful feeling.
I messed up and didn’t save the correct video file, but I was driving on SR-104 just East of the Olympic National Forest, and started picking up Ka 33.8 on my R7. I expected to see a WSP trooper, but instead found a small WSDOT-marked Ford Transit parked off a service road to be the source. He...
Yep, it can announce side direction. I’ve noticed the R7 is a bit more prone to displaying a very close signal as a side alert than my V1 was. V1 would have definitely been front arrow only in this situation