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Confused about all the choices there are for radar detectors and jammers or need tips on how to use your radar detector or laser jammer to it's full potential?


If so Radar Roy has published these informative articles here that will assist you:



Radar Detector and Laser Jammer Primer
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The Hulu Network and the Speed Channel interview Radar Roy during this 6-minute segment that aired on TV. During this video Roy shares with you the secrets of beating speeding tickets by using the proper technology to outwit the cops!!







Radar Detector and Laser Jammer Primer

Radar Detector Testing and Review Overview


Radar Roy explains why he does his testing differently than his competitors and his 5 star radar detector testing methodology.




Radar Detector Testing and Reviews

Is Your Radar Detector a New Car Detector?

Most new cars sold today come equipped with anti-collision sensors that operate on the same K-band frequency police use and because of this most radar detectors sold today are obsolete as they are unable to filter out these false alerts. In this video Radar Roy shares with you his top picks of the detectors that can.




New Car Radar Detectors

How to Buy the Best Radar Detector for Your Budget


Radar Roy shares with you on how to select the best radar detector for your driving needs based upon your budget.




How to Buy the Best Radar Detector for Your Budget

Speed Trap Alerts with Escort Live

It's NOT like your fathers radar detector! Now you can get real time speed trap alerts with Escort Live.




Speed Trap Alerts with Escort Live

What is Escort Live? - Part 1


In part one of this three part series on Escort Live, Radar Roy provides an overview of the Escort Live community and walks you through the process of installing the application on your smartphone and the registering the program.



Escort Live Overview

How to Set Up the Escort Live App - Part 2


In part two of this three part series on Escort Live, Radar Roy shares with you the optimum settings for your Escort Live app.





Escort Live App Programming


How to Program Your Detector with Escort Live - Part 3


In part 3 of this Escort Live video series, Radar Roy walks you through the process of optimizing your settings of your detector, using Escort Live.





Advanced Radar Detector Programming

How to Update Your Escort Radar Detector


During this 5-minute video Radar Roy walks you through the process of updating your Escort radar detector's firmware and Defender photo enforcement database.





How to Update Your Escort Radar Detector

What's Band Segmentation and What are the Benefits?


Radar Roy explains the benefits of segmenting your radar detector




Redline XL Radar Detector

Why You Should Not Go Cordless


Are you considering puchasing a cordless radar detector? If so DON'T till you read this review by Radar Roy.




Cordless Radar Detector Review

Escort Radar Detector Antenna Designs


Radar Roy explains why the antenna design of a radar detector should be one of your most important factors you should consider when choosing a radar detector.







Radar Detector Antenna Design

How to make Radar Detector Suction Cups SUCK



Are your radar detector suction cups losing their suction?

If so Radar Roy shares some of his tips to put the suck back into your suction cups.




Radar Detector Suction Cup Tips

Radar Detector and Laser Jammer Laws


Confused by the laws regarding the use of a radar detector?

Radar Roy provides an overview of the laws regarding the use of radar detectors and laser jammers.




Radar Detector Laws

Risks of Purchasing Your Detector from an Unauthorized Dealer


Would you trust buying your radar detector from this guy?

Hundreds of people do each week and get screwed! Find out how to protect yourself.



Tommy Chin

How to Choose Your Radar Detector


Confused by all the choices out there?

In this article, Radar Roy shares with you the benefits of owning a radar detector and the most important features you should look for when selecting a radar detector.



Choosing Your Detector

How to Choose the Best Motorcycle Radar Detector


Enjoy the freedom of the open road with the hassle from the man!

Are you considering purchasing a radar detector for your motorcycle? Radar Roy is an avid rider and his personal Harley-Davidson was featured in American Iron Magazine. Here are his tips on choosing the best detector for your bike.



Choosing the Best Motorcycle Radar Detector

How to Effectively Use Your Radar Detector


Are you getting the top performance from your radar detector?

Radar Roy shares with you a number of tips and strategies on how to use your radar detector properly to help ensure you can enjoy the freedom of the open road, ticket free.



How to Drive with a detector

How to Install a Laser Jammer and Remote Radar Detector in a Vette


Do you have a Corvette or any other high performance vehicle? In this article Radar Roy walks you through the steps of installing a Blinder Laser Jammer and a Beltronics STIr Remote radar detector.

Laser Jammer Install Corvette

Will my Radar Detector Work Through My Windshield?


Did you know that some windshields can reduce the effectiveness of a radar detector by as much as 95%!

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Help, I Think My Detector is Broken!


Did you see an officer shoot you with a device that looked like a radar detector and it didn't go off? If so this why.

Broken Detector

Are False Alerts Driving You Nuts?


Are you tired of being annoyed by those pesky false alerts? Then discover how to eliminate them in this article.

False Alerts

Understanding the Signals and Alerts


One of the most important thing a new radar detector user must understand is how to interpret and respond to radar detector alerts during an instant on encounter.

Understanding Radar Detector Alerts

Why Truckers Need a Stealth Detector


During these two videos you'll discover why it is important to select a stealth radar detector if your a trucker and Radar Roy's two top picks.

Trucker Radar Detectors

The Passport Max/Max2 Split Case Issue


Did the case on your Escort Passport Max or Max2 split apart, if so here is how to get it fixed.

Max2 broken case

About Radar Busters



Radar RoyThis site is family owned and founded by "Radar Roy," a retired police officer and certified traffic radar instructor, who is considered a leading expert in the speed counter measurement industry.

To learn more about Roy, read our radar detector reviews, or download our free radar detector eBook click here.

Return Policy


Dash Mounted Radar Detectors, Accessories, Mounting Systems: These products come with our 30-day money back guarantee provided that they are returned in a resalable condition. This requires that all parts, accessories, warranty cards and all original packaging are returned. Refunds do not include any shipping costs. Products returned that do not include the original outer packaging will be subject to a 10% restocking fee.

Installed Products: Any radar detector/laser jammer product that requires installation is exempt from our 30-day return policy if the product is removed from the packaging and/or if the buyer installs and/or attempts to install the product on a vehicle it becomes a nonreturnable product.

This exception includes all laser jammers, installed radar detectors, and the Veil Stealth Coating.