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Old 02-26-2011, 10:42 PM
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I had my MT2000 programmed with GMRS 15 - 22 and i had it programmed 5mhz apart,

rx tx
462.7000 467.7000

now my radio wont communicate with bubble pack radios,

what did i do wrong?
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Old 02-26-2011, 11:11 PM
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Bubble pack radios are simplex (i.e., Tx and Rx on the same freq).
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Old 02-27-2011, 1:58 AM
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if you want it to communicate with the bubble packs, program rx and tx the same. 462.700rx and 462.700tx. transmitting on the side is for using repeaters.
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Old 02-27-2011, 7:22 PM
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Also, make sure you have the correct ctcss.


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