Change to Pinellas system?

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webley445

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Turned on my GRE 500 just a while ago and getting no traffic on Pinellas system. I pickup up Clearwater just fine.
Then noticed display on my scanner showing that no trunked info is being received.

Checked another local group and found a post that the control channels have changed.
I have my unit programmed CC only (only 2 freqs). Will input all freqs and see if that works and will report back shortly.

Anyone else experiencing this? I tried the online feed and it is silent also.
 

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Nothing so far with all listed freqs put in, though others have said they can monitor on those freqs in conventional mode but not trunked.
Will have to see how this unfolds for me.
 

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The only thing that happened was a change in the control channel. It is 857.1875 not 859.2375. That's why I have all 24 frequencies in. Until they have some permanent I will have all.
 

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Well I did as you do and put in the 24 freqs plus the new CC (and the Toytown CC for good measure).
My display then showed it was receiving trunking data. But it would stop and hold on a TG but there was no audio. This was happening alot right after the system rebanded so I checked my settings.
It seems that I had reset custom tables to factory default somehow. All appears to be working fine for me now. Will post if any more problems arise.
 

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Wirelessly posted (BlackBerry8900/5.0.0.900 Profile/MIDP-2.1 Configuration/CLDC-1.1 VendorID/100)

857.8875 for toytown and 857.1875 for ridgecrest - seem to be the cc's today.
 

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K-dad, thanks for those two CC's. I put just those in, am now scanning via CC only.
All seems working fine. Got both cpnfigurations savrd in V folders so all bases covered. Will post if CC changes again.
 

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Thought this is worth an update.
Seemed like less traffic taking place with CC only. So i studied display for awhile and saw only same two freqs in use over and over. Mainly just SPPS.
So i loaded in all 24 freqs along with the 2 new CCs and lots more traffic coming thru. Display shows lots of other freqs being received.

Has anyone with the means checked to see if there are any other CCs have been added?
 

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Well you can only look at the online reports unless you're a premium subscriber, which I am not.
Also alot of those frequencies listed in that online report are from prior the rebanding.

I see the new CC of 857.8875 listed as being updated in May of 2011 and the 857.1875 as updated in Sept. of 2011.
Dont really see how this is supposed to help me. Am I expected to enter all of these listed freqs into the scanner?
Lol, there isn't enough room for all the listed freqs.

I made a submission to reflect the new CC's for the database.
 
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Trixter

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I can only verify what Trunker shows me for Ridgecrest. This is what I use and have no problems. I do have all frequencies in as we have seen this week that the control channel changed.

As for Toytown, I have in what is on RR page and again I have all programmed in it's own site

Ridgecrest Frequency
851.0875
851.3375
851.5875
852.0875
852.3625
852.8375
853.1625
853.4125
853.6625
853.9125
856.2375
856.4625
856.7375
857.1875
857.5375
857.9625
858.2375
858.4625
858.5875
859.2375
859.7375
859.9625
862.8375
863.5875


Toytown

Frequency
854.8625
856.2125
856.7125
857.2125
857.7125
857.8875
858.2125
858.7125
859.2125
859.5375
859.7125
 

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Trixter, those frequencies that you listed are not the same as whats in the RR data base for Ridgecrest. Do you know which group is correct?
Thanks Ed
 

Trixter

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I and RR have 2 different frequencies, RR has 851.85000 and 852.60000 and I have 862.8375 and 863.5875. Mine I get from Trunker that I have running 24/7. It has the 862 and 863 as per of the system. I do not see the RR frequencies listed in my Trunker at all.

I haven't had any problems, you can add my 2 if you like as it will hurt nothing. I programmed in all 24 frequencies just for this reason as Pinellas will change again some time.

Let me know.

Michael
 
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