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Old 04-16-2018, 7:21 AM
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Default Rutherford Using P25

It appears Rutherford County is beginning use of their new conventional P25 system.

https://www.radioreference.com/apps/...llsign=WQQP235

Closer monitoring is needed to determine what is being used for what, and NACs etc...
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I drive into lascassas daily and monitor 460.200. So far still analog. I'll post back if it goes digital.

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I have been monitoring the freqs licensed with p25 emissions. Caught one that is a mirror of their county fire analog transmissions. Submitted it already

Have been monitoring daily lately. Live in Murfreesboro.

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From inside sources: Currently only RCFD is testing P25, patched to the analog. RCSO is eventually going to test once they get enough radios sometime in the future.
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I have been monitoring the freqs licensed with p25 emissions. Caught one that is a mirror of their county fire analog transmissions. Submitted it already

Have been monitoring daily lately. Live in Murfreesboro.
Could you log the NAC (tone) in use and submit it please?
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milf is correct. RCFD is the only department actively using P25. They’re trying to simulacast in analog, but as of yet, the analog simulcast sounds pretty terrible. RCSO has been transitioning to APX radios for the past year or two and will probably be next to go live. RCEMS, per usual, is way behind and will need to replace 90% of their radios before they can make the switch. They’re still using TK-2170s and TK-790s with only a handful of P25 capable TK-5220s, NX-5000s, and VP7000s floating around.
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Could you log the NAC (tone) in use and submit it please?
Will submit now, forgot I had it saved NAC 293
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Still curious why the county did not work together with Murfreesboro to go TACN.
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