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upsmannj

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Hello does anyone know if the HPbcd436 will be able to pick up UPS operations at the airport. I'm not sure what Freq. there on down there. Thanks
 

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Do you have the DMR update in your BCD436 scanner? According to the RR database, UPS uses a DMR system.
 

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how close do u have to be to here this I live in nj
Depending upon how the system is used, you probably need to be pretty close - but that's not a certainty.

Unlike countywide public safety systems, many business radio systems are designed for smaller footprints - like a complex, building, or facility. On the other hand, some "service provider" systems have larger footprints - like over an entire region/town/county.

I've only driven through the area (I-95) a couple of times and can't remember if I picked UPS frequencies up or not. Hopefully, someone in that area can further advise.
 

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I'm close

Considering they only have a Base Antenna 20ft up would say you have to be pretty close. Just over the bridge in to jersey might be about it.
I would be at the UPS hub. The only problem in how to figure out programming them in my TRX-1.
 
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