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    Digital Trunking System Scanner Voices

    Hey i was wondering why digital trunking system voices sound not like human voices kind of and analog frequencies sound the exact way there voice sounds if you were talking to the person face to face?
  2. mgolden2

    Springdale PD

    I was told by an employee of Springdale PD that they are getting a new radio system in the beginning of 2016 but they didnt know the details. I assume it will be P25 digital trunking, but does anyone else know any other details? Freqs, control channels, TG ID's, VHF/UHF/800 MHz, etc? And most...
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    NSW Police Radio Scanning (Australia)

    There has been a lot of talk over many years about the NSW Police Force going digital encrypted state wide. It has been dragging on for more than ten years with the remaining analogue areas of the State only going digital in recent months. Some areas of the State have been using encryption with...
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    Xpr 5000 series mototrbo

    Question how many channel can I program in analogue mode on XPR5550 and also on the XPR5350 I believe in analogue mode it 32 channels and 16 channels respectively.
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    analog vs. digital

    I know there has to be a place to find the info, but I must be passing it by. I want to purchase my first scanner radio. Where do I look to find out if the law/fire/emergency agencies in my area are still using analog or if they have switched to digital? Thanks in advance for your help!
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    Perrysburg City P25

    It has been a while since I have heard anything about Perrysburg going to digital. I am wondering if they still are. I have not heard anything on the 700 frequencies yet.
  7. SlipNutz15

    C4FM or CQPSK

    I have a question in reference to the programming of the radios in my county. I've been reading that if the channel is a single repeater site the channel should be programmed with the C4FM for field units. The radio company that programmed all our radios across the county made all of the...
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    Need help with West Bloomfield Fire Department frequency

    Hi guys, I have problem with West Bloomfield Fire Department frequency. I Programmed my uniden BCD436HP and wouxun KG-UV8D radio with frequency that i found from radioreference database. but the problem i have is i can't hear anything except Dispatch. I checked my frequency and Tone but i can't...
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    nexedge channel spacing

    Hello forum members. I have a question, will the nx 740 which is 6.25 khz only receive nexedge digital signals that are 12.5 khz. Thanks in advance for any help.
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    Strange frequency gone digital??? Cullman?

    Okay, I'm in Boaz, Alabama. for the most part, when my new Whistler 1080 arrived, I just used my zip code for programming, with very few add ons. One of the freq's it listed, is for Beulah VFD, a local volunteer fire dept here in the area, at 154.7175. Now, in the last day or 2, it's been really...
  11. BLAH

    ICOM ever going to make a digital ver of the R-20 ??

    I have been wondering for a long time now if ICOM is ever going to make a P25 version of the / or like the IC-R20 Think about it, If they had a digital version of the R20 that was still dual band and same frequency range, but it received digital, APCO 25 phase I and phase II, X2-TDMA etc etc...
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    Schuykill County P25

    Firefighters Closer To Using New Emergency Radios - "Firefighters Closer To Using New Emergency Radios Pottsville, Schuylkill County - Firefighters in Schuylkill County are one step closer to using new emergency radios. On Monday night a number of fire officials attended a...
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    Hello all I was wondering if anyone had created hotspot software and hardware for DMR that would connect to mototrbo. I was looking for something at my house and don't want to dump a load of money into a repeater.
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    Uniden BC355N not working?

    Yesterday I picked up a 355N. I know that it can only do analog. It will only receive a few runs though. I have been missing dispatches. The frequency is 154.130 Why can I only receive calls if the pager tone goes off first then the digital tone, then the computerized voice talks to dispatch the...
  16. marksroberson

    XTS3000 800MHZ

    I have a XTS3000 800Mhz type 3 and I cannot listen to digital radio traffic without having to hold down the monitor button, because I cant change the trunking system options. I put the control channels on the conventional personalities and put it on mixed recieved mode, but all it does is blink...
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    feed provider audio change

    recently my police department went to mototrbo digital. So i built a discriminator output for the scanner. Problem now is that I have one pc running the decode and then i go into another computer to put the feed into the internet. Does anyone know if i can run these programs on 1 computer and...
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    beginner - essex county OPP

    Hey guys, Im desperatley looking for help. Im a beginner with police scanning but do know the basics. I recently got the Uniden Bearcat BCD996XT scanner and Live in Harrow, part of essex county. We are patrolled by OPP who use the APCO-25 interface. For some reason my scanner wont pick them up...
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    Nelson County, VA Police & EMS Go Digital

    On 12-10-14 Nelson County EMS and law enforcement changed to digital narrowband radios. Perhaps added an extra channel or two. Does anyone know if this is standard APCO 25 format digital and what the frequencies are? I am hearing what I think are the digital streams, but they aren't decoding...
  20. VE3PMK

    7478KHz & 7486.5KHz 'rhythmic grinder' sounds usually in pairs?

    For the last several weeks almost every night just a few seconds after 23:01 eastern time a signal appears on 7478KHz USB and on 7486.5KHz USB. They almost always appear in pairs but occasionally only one will appear. They differ in cadence but sound very similar and I receive them S9 to S9+20...