What is a radar detector?

Answer A radar detector is a device that identifies the radar signals police use to measure the speed of cars. When it detects such signals, it beeps or issues some other alarm, so that a speeding driver ... Read More »

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What is a POP radar detector?

A POP radar detector, or pulse radar, is a police radar gun set to a special mode that produces a very short pulse of radar. "POP" is a technology developed by MPH Industries. It is used by police ... Read More »

What type of wave does a radar detector use?

Radar detectors use radio waves. The radio wave is emitted from the detector at the speed of light. It bounces off of the object being measured and returns to the radar detector. Based on the time ... Read More »

What type of wave does a radar detector detect?

Radar detectors have the ability to sense radio waves, according to Radio Shack. Radio waves commonly are used in the detection guns by law enforcement officials to measure how fast vehicles are tr... Read More »

How to Buy a Radar Detector?

Are you the type of person who likes to avoid trouble at all costs? If you are, and you also happen to be the type of person who drives with a lead foot, then a radar detector would be the perfect ... Read More »