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Identifying a New EDACS Trunked System

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Jun 17, 2006
Hi I am working on contract for the next few months on a Caribbean island.
I have a Uniden BC246T hand held.
I have found a control channel located in the 950 Mhz area and one in the 900 Mhz area.
It sounds like an EDACS control channel around 950 Mhz and a Motorola control channel around 900 Mhz area but I am not sure.

How do I figure out EXACTLY what type of trunked system this is and what options do I set it up with? I have been doing a full conventional search between 900 Mhz and 956Mhz for an entire week and I hear no voice activity at all. The only thing I hear is one control channel around 950 MHZ and another control channel around 900 Mhz.

I am very proficient using the BC246T but I just don't have a clue on how to identify NEW TRUNKED SYSTEMS.

Any help is GREATLY appreciated. Where should I start?
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