1. XBrandonEdwardX

    Amateur Radio in Niagara Region: New MotoTRBO CAP+ System

    Hey Everyone, I see that there's a lot of people posting pick-ups from their scanners of new/unidentified CAP+ systems in the Niagara Falls area. Though I know most of you are probably scanning for commercial purposes, I would like to let you all know that I myself and 4 other people are in the...
  2. S

    RSSI Level on Analog Radio

    Hi Everybody, Kindly I would like to know if there is a way to check the RSSI level on an Analog radio like the GP series? With any digital radio like the DP series, it is possible with a simple trick, (3x press left button, and then 3x press right button); but this method does not work with...
  3. S

    Atex Radio GPS Error with Site Survey

    Hi Everyone, Kindly I've recently downloaded the Site Survey software and been testing it with a Standard DP4601e and an Atex DP4801 Ex radios. I'm able to check the RSSI level normally with both of them, but the GPS coordinates can only be received with the standard radio, and with the Atex...
  4. A

    Radio Test Equipment Reviews

    I will make a recommendation to my boss on a new service monitor that handles both DMR and P25. Is there a site with reviews of telecommunication test equipment? There are some sites for amateurs but not directed at the industry. Right now the Freedom R8100 is looking good but I'd like some...
  5. K

    Video I made of setting a Baofeng UV-5R on fire

    Over the past weekend I did some rather extreme testing on one of the Chinese made Baofeng UV-5R dual-band HT's and asked permission from radioreference support to post the link here. Love them or hate them the Baofeng took a lot of punishment and kept on ticking. Definitely a cheap HT, but...
  6. theBruno

    Athens County, OH currently testing Ohio MARCS TRS

    The Athens County Sheriff is currently testing 800MHz radios for use with State of Ohio MARCS - Multi-Agency Radio Communications - The RadioReference Wiki. They are currently using TGID 54224 for testing (will eventually be either TAC1 or a Detective's TG), and TGID 62656 (SO 05 Mutual Aid)...