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B3 To B5

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I want to take a MTX8000 B5 CODE PLUG AND CLONE IT INTO A B3 RADIO....I HAVE READ WHERE IT IS POSSIBLE AND WORKS FINE. CAN ANY SHARE THE HOW TO.....WITH ME.
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b3 to b5

the b3 is a older model and only uses Type i trunking the b5 came later and has Type II and IIi trunking.
 

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The B3 will do all 3 depending on what codeplug you load into it... best bet is to find a top display MTS2000 codeplug to shove in and you will get 48 channels as well as Type I, II and IIi.
 

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loading different codeplug

Yes thanks for your reply I had read that the b3 would do all three types with the right codeplug. Im just no sure on how to do that...i tried using clone feature..but its stops telling me that this is the wrong model. number. I have a perfect b5 codeplug and probally a 2000 as you mentioned. Can you tell me the correct procedure....I have a like new b3 radio with old codeplug in it.
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B3 to b5

I tried loading the b5 plug into lab version 2.00 and it told me the plug was to old...have you heard or seen this before.
Thanks for all your help.
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