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by CircleBat
Thu Oct 12, 2017 12:16 am
Forum: General Motorola Solutions & Legacy Radio Discussion
Topic: XPR7550 battery - steady red/ flashing red??
Replies: 1
Views: 476

Re: XPR7550 battery - steady red/ flashing red??

Use a cadex analyzer to analyze these batteries... I find the impress indicator is not that really accurate...

Circlebat
by CircleBat
Tue Apr 04, 2017 6:36 am
Forum: MotoTRBO Portables and Mobiles (4xxx/6xxx) 1.0 Series Subscribers
Topic: Texting help on the XPR7550E
Replies: 4
Views: 666

Re: Texting help on the XPR7550E

Yes...Exactly what I am looking for.. from a xpr5550 to a computer.. what interface do I need ? Can the neo Terra be used to send an in house application like a work order to the portables?

Circlebat
by CircleBat
Mon Apr 03, 2017 7:29 pm
Forum: MotoTRBO Portables and Mobiles (4xxx/6xxx) 1.0 Series Subscribers
Topic: Texting help on the XPR7550E
Replies: 4
Views: 666

Texting help on the XPR7550E

Does anyone knows how to hookup a XPR Base station to a computer so the dispatch can text information from a computer to a XPR7550E and vice versa? Also can an inhouse software be used to text that information to the XPR7550? Getting really confused on the texting and wondered if I needed third part...
by CircleBat
Mon Apr 03, 2017 7:23 pm
Forum: MotoTRBO Portables and Mobiles (4xxx/6xxx) 1.0 Series Subscribers
Topic: XPR6550 Speaker issue
Replies: 1
Views: 4793

Re: XPR6550 Speaker issue

speaker is a common problem along with channel selectors and flex

CircleBat
by CircleBat
Mon Apr 03, 2017 7:21 pm
Forum: General Motorola Solutions & Legacy Radio Discussion
Topic: Planned MOL Outage in April
Replies: 22
Views: 2438

Re: Planned MOL Outage in April

more than an outage... more of a house cleaning and layoffs since Motorola has been taking a beating for a longtime and might be a takeover.. my thoughts

CircleBat
by CircleBat
Thu Mar 09, 2017 11:20 pm
Forum: General Motorola Solutions & Legacy Radio Discussion
Topic: Looking For Service Manual
Replies: 4
Views: 839

Re: Looking For Service Manual

i see the cdm mobile detailed service manual on MOL... but not the frequency that you requested..
by CircleBat
Thu Mar 09, 2017 11:16 pm
Forum: General Motorola Solutions & Legacy Radio Discussion
Topic: Peltor headset pump panel plug wiring
Replies: 4
Views: 671

Re: Peltor headset pump panel plug wiring

take apart the peltor headset.. look at the connection.. wire it up to another maxtrac .. your going to do a Frankenstein jumpers from the back of the maxtrac to the peltor headset... look at the connection ..make it work it in the Frankenstein state, then look back at the pump panel connection. I c...
by CircleBat
Tue Mar 07, 2017 1:18 am
Forum: General Motorola Solutions & Legacy Radio Discussion
Topic: Looking For Service Manual
Replies: 4
Views: 839

Re: Looking For Service Manual

Might be available on mol..

Circlebat
by CircleBat
Tue Mar 07, 2017 1:16 am
Forum: General Motorola Solutions & Legacy Radio Discussion
Topic: Need help with a P1225
Replies: 3
Views: 524

Re: Need help with a P1225

Sounds like a shot battery.. these radios were tgeworse radios Motorola ever made. Not water sealed and lossy caps causing other issues

Circlebat
by CircleBat
Tue Mar 07, 2017 1:14 am
Forum: General Motorola Solutions & Legacy Radio Discussion
Topic: Peltor headset pump panel plug wiring
Replies: 4
Views: 671

Re: Peltor headset pump panel plug wiring

My suggestion is to take another maxtrac...Use the rear connectors and manually hook it up to the peltor headset... Then replace that amp connector with a nexus connector on the headset and pump panel

Circlebat
by CircleBat
Fri Dec 02, 2016 6:51 pm
Forum: General Motorola Solutions & Legacy Radio Discussion
Topic: Mag One BPR40 transmit audio choppy
Replies: 1
Views: 1037

Re: Mag One BPR40 transmit audio choppy

Very common problem with these radios.. usually off frequency and adjust the warp using a service monitor .. also check if radio is set to narrowband
by CircleBat
Tue Oct 11, 2016 12:04 am
Forum: General Motorola Solutions & Legacy Radio Discussion
Topic: Impact Mics
Replies: 4
Views: 783

Re: Impact Mics

Stay away from these mics...there is no filtering inside... rf will get back into the radio causing a hum or very phonic when speaking into the mic. SpeND the money on the original. Had better luck with their 2-wire surv kits
by CircleBat
Mon Nov 16, 2015 2:59 pm
Forum: General Motorola Solutions & Legacy Radio Discussion
Topic: Forget Visar, EX500. The SL300 is the new micro
Replies: 11
Views: 1912

Re: Forget Visar, EX500. The SL300 is the new micro

the Sl300 is a very good radio.. very good front end and will amplify scratchy RX signals into a clear crisp signal on analog. The only problem with these radios are the antenna snapping off and there are only aftermarket speaker mics for these units... the jack is a unique locking 3.5mm plug. kOODO...
by CircleBat
Sat Jan 17, 2015 11:41 am
Forum: General Motorola Solutions & Legacy Radio Discussion
Topic: XPR 6350 Speaker mic issues
Replies: 2
Views: 666

Re: XPR 6350 Speaker mic issues

these 6350 are plaque with problems... try another mic or it can be a flex issue and is a common issue... your gonna might have to replace the entire housing if the flex is a problem

CircleBat
by CircleBat
Tue Dec 16, 2014 5:34 pm
Forum: MotoTRBO Portables and Mobiles (4xxx/6xxx) 1.0 Series Subscribers
Topic: XPR6350 Missing USB Drivers
Replies: 1
Views: 553

Re: XPR6350 Missing USB Drivers

easier to upgrade to newer rss
by CircleBat
Sun Nov 09, 2014 10:59 pm
Forum: General Motorola Solutions & Legacy Radio Discussion
Topic: motorola ht750 usb cable
Replies: 3
Views: 888

motorola ht750 usb cable

Recently purchased a ht750 programming cable from ebay, installed the CD, and can't get the cable to read a HT750 radio...tried all the ports and still A NO GO...any suggestions? or anyone had this problem before?

Circlebat
by CircleBat
Tue Sep 23, 2014 10:51 am
Forum: General Motorola Solutions & Legacy Radio Discussion
Topic: Mag One BPR40 UHF RX audio howl
Replies: 4
Views: 1027

Re: Mag One BPR40 UHF RX audio howl

then its the speaker shot
by CircleBat
Tue Sep 23, 2014 10:49 am
Forum: General Motorola Solutions & Legacy Radio Discussion
Topic: Gr1225 Low battery alert
Replies: 0
Views: 853

Gr1225 Low battery alert

Anyone knows how to setup the GR1225 low battery alert from the 16 pin accessory connector to where?

Let me know

CircleBat
by CircleBat
Tue Sep 23, 2014 10:48 am
Forum: General Motorola Solutions & Legacy Radio Discussion
Topic: Mag One BPR40 UHF RX audio howl
Replies: 4
Views: 1027

Re: Mag One BPR40 UHF RX audio howl

then its one of thr 455 khz filters gone bad.. u hafta shotgun these units with a scope

circlebat
by CircleBat
Sat Sep 20, 2014 11:32 am
Forum: General Motorola Solutions & Legacy Radio Discussion
Topic: Mag One BPR40 UHF RX audio howl
Replies: 4
Views: 1027

Re: Mag One BPR40 UHF RX audio howl

sounds like a volume pot problem.. not worth depot.. been fixing these alot and these are just throwaway radios

CircleBat
by CircleBat
Tue Sep 09, 2014 9:34 pm
Forum: General Motorola Solutions & Legacy Radio Discussion
Topic: MTS2000 Help Needed
Replies: 3
Views: 877

Re: MTS2000 Help Needed

just make sure u don't cycle those batteries to 0 volt... you will have problems
by CircleBat
Tue Sep 09, 2014 7:10 am
Forum: General Motorola Solutions & Legacy Radio Discussion
Topic: MTS2000 Help Needed
Replies: 3
Views: 877

Re: MTS2000 Help Needed

sounds like a battery issue...

Circlebat
by CircleBat
Sun Jul 27, 2014 10:29 am
Forum: MotoTRBO Portables and Mobiles (4xxx/6xxx) 1.0 Series Subscribers
Topic: Trbo IP site connect
Replies: 1
Views: 471

Trbo IP site connect

hi everyone.. I know there are some people here that are experienced with the Turbo IP site connect... I have an issue here in which I have a trbo repeater ontop of a hill and cannot communicate to the bottom of the hill. I was gonna set up a master repeater on slot 1 ontop of the hill and a seconda...
by CircleBat
Fri May 09, 2014 8:34 am
Forum: General Motorola Solutions & Legacy Radio Discussion
Topic: Motorola Fireground Communications System
Replies: 11
Views: 2074

Re: Motorola Fireground Communications System

I see alot of fire departments here in canada starting to use turbo radios ... sealed better than the xts series and cheaper

CircleBat
by CircleBat
Wed May 07, 2014 1:22 pm
Forum: General Motorola Solutions & Legacy Radio Discussion
Topic: Radius P-1225 Question
Replies: 4
Views: 1012

Re: Radius P-1225 Question

what we did was remove the cpu from the 2 channel radio and replace them with 16 channel cpu from scrap radios

Circlebat
by CircleBat
Thu Mar 06, 2014 6:19 pm
Forum: General Motorola Solutions & Legacy Radio Discussion
Topic: Motorola - IF Offset Xtal - a question
Replies: 5
Views: 1277

Re: Motorola - IF Offset Xtal - a question

Common problem with IF crystals failing on these radios...just replace them

Circlebat
by CircleBat
Fri Feb 14, 2014 1:01 pm
Forum: General Motorola Solutions & Legacy Radio Discussion
Topic: HT1250 Transmit Issue
Replies: 9
Views: 1113

Re: HT1250 Transmit Issue

sounds like a band split problem or off frequency.. 403-430 and 540-512
by CircleBat
Mon Feb 10, 2014 2:59 am
Forum: General Motorola Solutions & Legacy Radio Discussion
Topic: EX600- smaller version of HT1250 - intermittent receiver
Replies: 2
Views: 707

Re: EX600- smaller version of HT1250 - intermittent receiver

Common problem with these radios.. either the ASFIC chip or the filters are gone.. really hafta trouble shoot these radios.. not a easy radio to repair

CircleBat
by CircleBat
Thu Jan 02, 2014 12:45 am
Forum: General Motorola Solutions & Legacy Radio Discussion
Topic: Counterfeit Motorola mic & power cord
Replies: 10
Views: 2460

Re: Counterfeit Motorola mic & power cord

you can tell if the Motorola mic is a knockoff by opening it up an there is no component board inside... everything is just hard wired into the mic, PTT and speaker.. very common problem with Impact radio accessories and ebay special.. you'll be surprised how big this market is and most knockoffs do...
by CircleBat
Thu Nov 21, 2013 11:55 am
Forum: General Motorola Solutions & Legacy Radio Discussion
Topic: MCX1000 alternative interface ?
Replies: 2
Views: 580

Re: MCX1000 alternative interface ?

mcx1000 came in 2 versions.. high split and low split..these are good radios, but you can't get anymore parts for these radios as motorola no longer supports it... your gonna hafta search around for some heads or scrap the radios..btw..these radios were programmed with an xt, 286 or 386... on DOS ba...
by CircleBat
Sun Nov 10, 2013 12:42 am
Forum: General Motorola Solutions & Legacy Radio Discussion
Topic: MTS2000 UHF not performing as good as bubble pack radios
Replies: 13
Views: 2704

Re: MTS2000 UHF not performing as good as bubble pack radios

sounds like a typical grounding problems on these radios causing poor RX/TX..resolder all your grounds and will solve your problems.. these were headache radios back in the days.. limited support on parts

circlebat
by CircleBat
Wed Nov 06, 2013 10:55 am
Forum: General Motorola Solutions & Legacy Radio Discussion
Topic: M1225 Low powered mobile Question
Replies: 1
Views: 461

M1225 Low powered mobile Question

Anyone knows if the 25 watt mobile radios can drop down to 5 watts on transmit? Model #M34DGC90E2AA .. Spec says 10 - 25 watts?

CircleBat
by CircleBat
Sun Nov 03, 2013 10:10 pm
Forum: General Motorola Solutions & Legacy Radio Discussion
Topic: VISAR speakermike jack on top connector?
Replies: 4
Views: 814

Re: VISAR speakermike jack on top connector?

If i recall,there is a cap that separates the transmit and recieve using that connector on that accessory conector ontop.. you may blow the Audio Amp due to a floating output if you hook it up to a computer...

circlebat
by CircleBat
Sun Nov 03, 2013 11:37 am
Forum: General Motorola Solutions & Legacy Radio Discussion
Topic: VISAR speakermike jack on top connector?
Replies: 4
Views: 814

Re: VISAR speakermike jack on top connector?

This is a threaded 3.5mm plug that is standardized for all Motorola family of radios... you will either hafta purchase an aftermarket speaker-mic/surveillance kit from klein or pryme to fit this connector.... The other option is to purchase an OEM speaker mic from Motorola to fit the side connector ...
by CircleBat
Tue Oct 29, 2013 2:48 am
Forum: Radio Programming
Topic: XPR 6550 bricked?
Replies: 6
Views: 1272

Re: XPR 6550 bricked?

Motorola charges about $120.00 to get it fixed.. had one here that did the same thing!!!
by CircleBat
Tue Oct 29, 2013 2:45 am
Forum: General Motorola Solutions & Legacy Radio Discussion
Topic: Difference between Visar Chargers?
Replies: 9
Views: 1767

Re: Difference between Visar Chargers?

those impact chargers has a high failure rate.. stay away from them!!!
by CircleBat
Sun Sep 22, 2013 2:22 pm
Forum: Base Stations, Repeaters, General Infrastructure
Topic: MTR2000 Problem
Replies: 0
Views: 461

MTR2000 Problem

Any experienced an MTR2000 with LED flashing Red/green? I can't read the repeater's error log and the manual indicates its a power failure ..let me know

CircleBat
by CircleBat
Sun Sep 08, 2013 6:21 pm
Forum: General Motorola Solutions & Legacy Radio Discussion
Topic: HT1250 UHF PA
Replies: 2
Views: 571

Re: HT1250 UHF PA

is it set on high power or low power.. sounds like a battery issue to me

CircleBat
by CircleBat
Sun Aug 18, 2013 8:41 pm
Forum: Test Equipment & RF Equipment Alignment
Topic: Aeroflex (IFR) Questions
Replies: 581
Views: 43819

Re: Aeroflex (IFR) Questions

IFR is just not supporting old equipment anymore.. like what wowbagger said...its cheaper for IFR to not support older models due to to limited parts. Just like Motorola not supporting their HT600/GP300 lines because the radios are outdated and parts are not available. I have seen a massive garage f...
by CircleBat
Wed Aug 14, 2013 4:25 pm
Forum: MotoTRBO Portables and Mobiles (4xxx/6xxx) 1.0 Series Subscribers
Topic: IP Site Connect
Replies: 5
Views: 561

IP Site Connect

Have 2 questions 1) When 2 turbo are linked together and have analog detect enabled on the repeaters, when the repeater detects an analog signal, will 2 both repeaters revert into anolog mode and transmit simultaneously? or just 1 repeater 2) Are the turbo IP Site connect repeaters both easy to conf...
by CircleBat
Sun Jun 16, 2013 11:20 am
Forum: General Motorola Solutions & Legacy Radio Discussion
Topic: CP150 CP200 orange LED
Replies: 7
Views: 1491

Re: CP150 CP200 orange LED

low power going to microprocessor.. either low battery or a swimmer radio

CircleBat
by CircleBat
Tue May 28, 2013 7:51 am
Forum: General Motorola Solutions & Legacy Radio Discussion
Topic: SMD Chip capacitors for VHF R1225 PA
Replies: 9
Views: 1524

Re: SMD Chip capacitors for VHF R1225 PA

don't forget to use silver solder for these caps...
by CircleBat
Sun May 26, 2013 9:49 pm
Forum: General Motorola Solutions & Legacy Radio Discussion
Topic: HT1250 VHF - internally generated noise across 2m ham band
Replies: 7
Views: 1428

Re: HT1250 VHF - internally generated noise across 2m ham ba

this sounds like a filter problem within the radio or the ASFIC chip.. very common problems with these radios

CircleBat
by CircleBat
Wed May 15, 2013 5:19 pm
Forum: General Motorola Solutions & Legacy Radio Discussion
Topic: Problem with HT1250
Replies: 6
Views: 2543

Re: Problem with HT1250

Typical on these Waris Series Potables.. 1) Make sure radio is aligned 2) If So, must be the ASFC chip, 3) bad filters..
4) Your gonna hafta really troubleshoot these radios as its not so easy to work with

CircleBat
by CircleBat
Sun May 12, 2013 8:31 pm
Forum: General Motorola Solutions & Legacy Radio Discussion
Topic: Looking for Microphone Impedance Help
Replies: 7
Views: 3501

Re: Looking for Microphone Impedance Help

Use the internal mic element from the motorola P1225 portable.. those sound more clear and will work with the HT750's.. if can't find any, just use a motorola HT600/gp300/.ht750 speaker mic mic element.. If don't have any... PM and i'll send some down

Circlebat
by CircleBat
Sun May 12, 2013 12:59 am
Forum: General Motorola Solutions & Legacy Radio Discussion
Topic: Looking for Microphone Impedance Help
Replies: 7
Views: 3501

Re: Looking for Microphone Impedance Help

your gonna need a 1k impedance mic element..

CircleBat
by CircleBat
Fri Apr 26, 2013 11:04 pm
Forum: General Motorola Solutions & Legacy Radio Discussion
Topic: EX-600XLS UHF 450-512 128 Channels HELP!!
Replies: 2
Views: 1504

Re: EX-600XLS UHF 450-512 128 Channels HELP!!

sounds like a flex problem .. typical on these radios

Circlebat
by CircleBat
Sat Apr 20, 2013 3:37 am
Forum: General Motorola Solutions & Legacy Radio Discussion
Topic: HT750 and Scott Hazmat Radiocom
Replies: 5
Views: 2348

Re: HT750 and Scott Hazmat Radiocom

That unit was built by conspace that is now savox for scott.... sounds like you have a lower impedance element that is causing your problems.... you really shouldn't be messing with that unit or your gonna breach the certification of that SCBA!

CircleBat

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