Whistler TRX-2 LMPD

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Cclark149

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For some reason I'm not able to pick up LMPD on my TRX-2 Scanner. Can someone please help me with this? I apologize if this is in the wrong forum. I would greatly appreciate it.
 

lebrunmn

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I'm going to guess that LMPD is a simulcast system... good luck copying anything with the TRX-2. You may be able to copy something if you isolate a single tower, but my TRX-2 was unusable with the simulcast system in my area.
 

ofd8001

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The MetroSafe System is like 13 sites/towers and is pretty fussy when it comes to reception. I can be in one place and hear it fine, move 100 yards and hear nothing. The best reception I got was when I had a bad antenna cable.
 

Remington12G

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For some reason I'm not able to pick up LMPD on my TRX-2 Scanner. Can someone please help me with this? I apologize if this is in the wrong forum. I would greatly appreciate it.
Best bet is to not use a Whistler and get a simulcast ready device/pager. You could try a Yagi but it's never worked for me anywhere.
 
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Johnnydollar2

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My WS1080 sits here unused, just an overly priced WX radio now. The Unication pagers are perfect for P25. That doesn't help you so the only advice is to get a Yagi with at least 10db of gain. Forget mobile reception with the Whistlers too. Not a chance on P25
 

Charlie1068

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I used a WS1040 on MetroSafe and it worked well at home but on the move it didn’t work at all. I bought a G4 and I couldn’t be more happy I can go anywhere and it will stay strong
 
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