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Old 02-09-2018, 8:05 AM
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Hoover will be on AFRN. Shelby county will also be on AFRN. You should start seeing Shelby county TGs in the next month or so. I believe Jefferson county will patch their system to the AFRN.


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Old 02-09-2018, 3:52 PM
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can mwin talk groups appear on the Alabama first responder system?
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Old 02-09-2018, 11:23 PM
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Yes, they are patched through in Baldwin County on an as-needed basis.
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Old 02-09-2018, 11:26 PM
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I am in western Birmingham.
The only afrn site I am able to hear is the telvue site.
The only thing I hear full time is Hoover pd and fire.
On occasion Birmingham pd has patches on the telvue site.
This seems like a total waste of resources.
I thought they were going to put more towers up.
By design, you are only going to hear talkgroups on that site, that has affiliated radios there. If there is not a radio affiliated to the talkgroup you want to listen to on that site, you won't hear it. That is how the resources are managed.
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can mwin talk groups appear on the Alabama first responder system?
Yes, they are patched through in Baldwin County on an as-needed basis.
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Old 03-23-2018, 1:45 AM
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Talked with the System admin today you should start hearing the Shelby Co VHF simulcast over the Shelby sites of the AFRN system. Also Hoover is also being simulcast over the Signal Mt (Sterrett) site for testing as well. So far the system range is amazing and pending no issues units should begin transitioning over to the new system in about 3 weeks. The VHF simulcast TG is AE5 and that is probably temporary no ID's will be translated in the current configuration.
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Old 03-23-2018, 7:20 PM
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Talked with the System admin today you should start hearing the Shelby Co VHF simulcast over the Shelby sites of the AFRN system. Also Hoover is also being simulcast over the Signal Mt (Sterrett) site for testing as well. So far the system range is amazing and pending no issues units should begin transitioning over to the new system in about 3 weeks. The VHF simulcast TG is AE5 and that is probably temporary no ID's will be translated in the current configuration.
TGID: 2897 - SCSO Main (VHF Simulcast Patch)
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Old 03-26-2018, 3:20 AM
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This may be the wrong place to post this question, so please forgive me if that is the case.

In reference to the above comments regarding the Shelby County system, I recently downloaded the latest firmware update on my Uniden BC436HP. Under the Alabama First Responder Network, the Shelby County sites are now listed. However, I cannot figure out how to input the TGID, 2897, into the radio's memory, as it does not appear presently on the display. Can someone assist me with how to do this? I have the link to the online reference manual, but it is highly confusing. Up to this point, I've been receiving Shelby County Sheriff's Department on the P25 system, but wanted to be ready for the transition.

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Old 03-28-2018, 12:38 PM
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Not familiar with that model.
But on my older 996 models.
You would have program a new system .
Try this
Make sure radio is in control channel mode via settings
Cause radio should get the band plan info from control channel.
1. Menu program system
2. New system
3. P 25
4. Standard trunk
5 . Name system -name of system
6 Edit site - name of site
7 set frequencies
8. Edit group
9. Edit name
10. Edit channel
11. Input talk group.
12. Name talk group.
I hope this helps
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Old 04-03-2018, 11:40 AM
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Hello all, i only pass through yalls great state of Alabama once a year. What would happen if I put every cc channel in my scanner? Or is that not a good idea?
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Old 04-04-2018, 8:14 PM
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Depends on the area you are traveling through.
It's not 100 percent operational yet.
The database is up to date.
Could be hit or wise with traffic.
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