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  1. MedicDavid78

    Lincoln County Fire Tones

    Hi guys & gals, I have compiled a list of the Fire Station tones for Lincoln County Fire agencies. I will begin on working on Catawba County tomorrow. As far as Lincoln County, the tones are Motorola QC-II type. The tone frequencies are in Hz frequencies & I will also list its...
  2. N

    Minitor 6 Reception Issues

    Hello All My department bought 15 Minitor 6s a few months ago. Some were placed in service, and Im now starting to get complaints from members that switched from the M4 and M5 that the M6 has some reception issues. 1 member who lives in town and has a perfect line of sight with the repeater...
  3. D

    Minitor Band Splits

    Hello all... I searched this topic in previous threads, but can not find a firm answer, as there were multiple conflicting responses in years past....... I have several Minitor 4 & 5 pagers that are currently programmed in the 159.000 frequency range. I need to reprogram them to a frequency...
  4. M

    Minitor V tone issue

    Hello everyone. I'm dual toning a pager (minitor V) for a friend who recently joined a fire department on the same dispatch frequency. The tone set is 1901.00 and 765.00 (A-B). I checked the tone options and both are on "User" and none for coding. However when I type these numbers into the...
  5. BLS501

    Minitor V SV knob replacement help!

    I have a minitor V SV, I got a replacement sv knob, forever long ago, and I just got to sitting down to put it off. The cover on my old knob fell off and I lost it. But anyway, I have my minitor open in front of me, I was wondering if any of you guys know how to get the knob off, and put the new...
  6. W

    Question about Minitor in VA

    Hello, Hope I am posting in the right place. I am a Volunteer with Chesterfield Fire and EMS and every now and then when the resources get depleted (ex. Brush Fires...Mutual Aid... Rescues) The ECC will page out a volunteer recall (fire or EMS)...my problem is the Vol. Firefighters have...
  7. H

    Motorola Minitor V problems

    Does any one else have the same problem with minitor v pagers? I’m on a fire department with about 50 people, and we are sending in 5 pagers a month with the same issue :dispatch pages us, pager tones , and that’s it you don’t hear any thing they say. I did take the pager that I carry now (that...
  8. L

    what is the standard tone code for motorola minitor 5

    what is the standard tone code for motorola minitor 5
  9. M

    Getting Minitor 5 programmed....where?

    I have recently accepted a position as a photojournalist for the midcoast region and I want to get my Minitor 5 programmed professionally for the various fire services. I have scoured the internet and cannot find a local provider of such services. Does anyone know where I could go to have this...
  10. N

    Minitor IV Reprogramming

    I want to buy a used pager and I want to switch the frequencies and alert tones. Are minitor IV's re-programmable in that sense? Any help is greatly appreciated!
  11. T

    Minitor III Issue

    Ive gone through multiple minitor 3's and I am now realizing that something is wrong. Initally i had a minitor 3 that I was reprogramming atleast 2 times a month. After a while it was constantly squelching when on open scan(C Switch). After a while i relized that this was would only happen on...
  12. M

    Minitor V Problems

    I have two Minitor V VHF 2Ch. Stored Voice pagers. 1. The first is a bit beat up and I wanted to take it apart to clean the contacts. In doing so, I turned what appeared to be a screw on the circuit board that crumbled exposing a red coiled wire. The pager has not received audio since I...
  13. M

    Help with fire pager used in hospital setting

    This is my first post on RadioReference, so I apologize if I post this under the wrong section. I work in El Paso, Tx for the general hospital. In my hospital, we use the US Alert Nova pager to alert the Code Blue/Rapid Response teams of cardiac arrests or incoming traumas brought in by EMS...
  14. P

    Minitor 4 programming

    I am attempting to program a Minitor 4 pager and am running into a problem placing it into programming mode. I turn off the pager and hold down the sqealch button. I turn the pager on while holding the sqealch button and I only get a single yellow light. The guide says I should get two lights...
  15. C

    Minitor II Question(s)

    First, I apologize if this isn't the right forum for this post. I have an old Motorola Minitor II pager. I would like to purchase a crystal (crystal?) for it to monitor 154.175 frequency when I'm out and about. Will that do the trick, or do I need something more? Also, can someone point me to...
  16. N

    Minitor III and IV - Changing Sub Bands

    If I have Minitor III that is tuned for 460MHZ, is it possible to change the receiver board so that it can be tuned to 425MHZ? Or better yet, is there a way to tune the 460Mhz receiver so that it picks up 425Mhz? NTFD67
  17. KrisFFEMT

    Minitor 5 Split Band Change

    Good Morning All, I tried to search this on the forums but didn't find any info. My Minitor 5 is UHF with a Split Band of E. I need to change this to a K Split Band, so it can be prg with our new freqs (495's -496ish) Does anyone do this, or know where I can get a new board or have it...
  18. F

    Lee County fire tone outs

    I'm looking for a list of the station/fire pager tones in Lee County Florida. I haven't found much for this county, although I was able to find a complete list of tone outs for Collier County. Does anyone know of any resources for this information? Thanks!
  19. N

    minitor v question

    im programing a motorola minitor v i put channel D to priority scan problem is its not open if i hold the reset button down than it becomes open an i can hear. i have the squelch set to 3 tried 5 and 1 and nothing anyone know what the problem is thanks
  20. W

    Minitor 2 reprogramming

    Does anyone know where I can get a Motorola Minitor 2 pager programmed? For years my brother was a volunteer fire fighter but do to a back inquiry he had to quit. He also had to give back his Motorola Minitor 2 fire pager as it was such a small company there were not enough to go around...
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