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How much does it cost (standard or average) to have a motorola ht1250:
1) Programmed? 16 only or 128 channels?
2) Firmware upgrade?
 

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radiotech10562 said:
How much does it cost (standard or average) to have a motorola ht1250:
1) Programmed? 16 only or 128 channels?
2) Firmware upgrade?
Depends on the area of the country. I have seen it go from $20 - $60
 

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Not sure on the firmware upgrade, but my local MSS priced a firmware upgrade at $75 (I think, might be confusing it with something else though). Programming price depended on number of channels I think for one zone, 16 channels it was like 20 or 30 dollars. For the whole 128 channels it was closer to 50 dollars.
 
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