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UV-82HP Fire Tones/Paging

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eagleanthony

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I recently got a Baofeng UV-82HP radio. I'm new to this whole programming thing to be honest. I volunteer with my local fire dept and work for an EMS agency. I purchased the radio to one radio that would work with both as each agency doesn't program the other in the radios.

The main problem I am having is my fire dept uses 2-tone signaling for pager alerts as to not have to listen to traffic from neighboring depts in the middle of the night. When the tones for my dept it opens the channel and I can hear the call. I was told this radio supports this but to be honest I'm beginning to wonder as I have not found this option in Chirp software.

Please help me figure this out. Thanks.
 

kh11

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I don't know of any Baofeng that supports two-tone sequential paging (like Motorola's Quick Call 2). Whoever told you that may have been confused by the radio's CTCSS, DTMF and tone-burst features.
 
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