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Vertex vx-920/820 series dual band recieve chip

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I have a vertex vx-929 radio with a dual band chip installed, what part of the board might I find the chip installed if I take the radio apart? Is the chip easy to remove and swappable with another vertex radio such as the vertex vx-824 P25 radio?
 

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The "chip" is actually a small board (see pic). I don't remember if it has screws or is held in place like the VX-4200 mobile. The board is below the screen (see diagram). The SRX-3 or SRX-4 can be interchanged between the VX-920 an VX-P920 but not the VX-820 or P820.
 

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The "chip" is actually a small board (see pic). I don't remember if it has screws or is held in place like the VX-4200 mobile. The board is below the screen (see diagram). The SRX-3 or SRX-4 can be interchanged between the VX-920 an VX-P920 but not the VX-820 or P820.
Does that mean the 820 series radios can't have a dual board installed? Only the 920 series and vx-4200?
 
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