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Normal Scan/Silent Scan/Monitor Mode...which one will help me?


Jan 5, 2007
Berlin, NJ
Forgive me if this has been covered, but a rather lengthy search of the forum did not return any results for my situation. I would like to scan the following objects in one knob (each object already has a dedicated knob position). All of these

Stations 1, 2, 3, 4, 5 and District Tones all dispatched on the same VHF conventional frequency

Station 9 dispatched on another VHF conventional frequency

County EMS 1 VHF conventional in monitor mode

Is there a way I can put all of these together on one knob, have the alerts go for the different stations, and have EMS 1 break squelch as well?


Database Admin
Dec 18, 2002
Virginia Beach,VA
I have a zone set up 4 different frequencies, I use silent scan, you may miss a call while scanning if it locks on one of the other frequencies. Setup a knob position with silent scan the add the knob positions you have to the scan list. I use delay and reset delay of 10 sec and record delay of 5 sec