emergency communications

  1. Cashanova48

    "Ceaderloo" React?

    I have seen some information for GMRS repeaters in the Waterloo and Ceader Falls area in Iowa on Radio Reference and MyGMRS, but have had trouble finding anything out about them. I know that the Waterloo and Ceader Falls repeaters are owned or operated by the local emergency management...
  2. W

    Looking for Distress/Emergency Help Frequencies.

    Hello, I am looking for common distress frequencies for my scanner. I would like to program a few in, just to monitor. Does anyone have any knowledge of common frequencies? I tried to do web searches, but the results were mixed. Any help would be appreciated, Thanks.
  3. J

    Motorola APX6000xe Streaming Radios

    Hello all, I just stumbled into this place so I am hopeful someone can help me out. we have a Motorola APX6000xe portable radio that had a hook up at the mic connection with two audio cables running off of it. I stumbled in to this radio gig that system was in place already but apparently it...
  4. B

    Call24 Emergency Callboxes

    Hello All, Does anyone have any experience into RCS Call24 Callboxes? We had purchased from a college that had moved and in hopes to use them in our parks. The technology is a bit antiquated but it is close to our repeaters so we should be ok... Upon opening the boxes, the technology is pretty...
  5. S

    Internet over radio / Emergency Communications

    I'm interested in finding out more about how to use HAM to connect to the internet for Emergency Communications during a mass casualty event whereby the local internet connectivity is knocked out. Is there a forum here that deals with this? (I looked and didn't see such).
  6. vagrant

    Nepal HF net

    There is a primary net on 14.205 MHz and a secondary traffic net on 14.215 MHz. Both seem to be plagued at times with QRM. You can also monitor via http://websdr.ewi.utwente.nl:8901/ Update: Based on communication heard at 2100 hours GMT today, they will continue the net on 14.205 MHz and...
  7. R

    newton county paging tones

    why can't i get eany paging tones for newton county? i have asked the ema director but he said he couldnt release them to the public. is there a reason for that? i want to program some into my scanner. does anyone know where i can get them or how to? kinda flustered thanks for any info.
  8. C

    Emergency Communications system

    I am working as a new emergency services coordinator for my student co-op. We have about 20 houses spread about 1.5 miles apart between the furthest two houses in an urban area. We need to find an emergency radio set-up that doesn't require members to get licenses and doesn't cost a bundle. What...