Norton PD 800MHz

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unleashedff248

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Can anyone confirm Norton PD as having a dispatch on 800MHz? The frequency is 867.8875 with a DPL of 114. I have a feeling this is possibly for MDT use, but I've recieved reports that it may be a rebanded dispatch channel.

Anyone in the area to confirm? I'm a little far to pick up anything from there.

Thanks!
 

garys

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Norton moved their voice operations to 471.000 D-624 for dispatch a while back. They also are licensed for 471.200. I don't know if they are still using the 800 Mhz system at all. Generally smaller PDs are using CDMA or GSM for mobile computers, not dedicated channels.

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Junior08

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I would post this at Scan Cape Cod as well. You should get a definite answer there. Too far away for me to monitor.
 

N1BHH

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I heard them when the switched down to UHF. I can't hear them because there is a hill right behind the house in that direction and it is a huge attenuator. I have heard them when I was down in that area though, They no longer use the 800 band at all.
 
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