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MTR3000 flashing amber status light

blhar15

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I programmed my MTR3000 repeater recently and updated the firmware. Not my power/status light is just flashing amber. According to the manual it says it is in service mode.

Any help on this would be appreciated.

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TampaTyron

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Do you have an antenna or dummy load on the transmitter? Unit may be in SWR lockout or one of several other types. You will need to read it with RDAC to see. TT
 

TampaTyron

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Sweet! The stupid repeater keys up briefly during its power on sequence and will throw a Major alarm and lock itself out if not on an antenna or load. TT
 

blhar15

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Well I have another issue, I cannot get the repeater to operate in digital mode. It works fine in analog. I have confirmed that the color code is correct, frequencies are correct as it does work in analog. I see that RAS says disabled and grayed out, so not even sure where I could enable that. When I key the radios it does not even acknowledge anything is there.
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blhar15

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Thanks, I figured it out. I did not have the admit criteria set to color code free.

One question though, is it possible to set this repeater to accept two different digital channels with two different sets of frequencies? Set one to slot 1 and the other to slot 2?
 
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