Originally Posted by Djseto
Bel is owned by Escort now so there is a lot of overlap in their products from what I've read. What's a LIDA scan radar? If you mean "laser", I've picked it up a few times but I see a lot more KA band than I do Laser. I drive a lot of miles and I rarely see laser. I also accept the fact that if I get hit with laser, I'm probably screwed.
LIDA is the current technology, in that if you detected it then your too late anyway, if your speeding that is. Where as ka or x band you can pick up the radar from miles away if its beam towards/nearby cars.
I could be completely wrong though.
My bel 980 is over 13 years old.