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by Heterodyne
Sat Apr 12, 2014 6:44 pm
Forum: Motorola Digital and Voice Paging
Topic: Minitor charger problem
Replies: 1
Views: 533

Minitor charger problem

Got a non-amplified Minitor V charger RLN5703C that won't charge batteries anymore. Tried with some known good batteries on the pager, charge light stays red for about ten minutes then turns green, pager lasts maybe four hours in standby mode before chirping. Rear battery-only slot doesn't work at a...
by Heterodyne
Wed May 19, 2010 12:53 pm
Forum: General Motorola Solutions & Legacy Radio Discussion
Topic: MT1000 information
Replies: 0
Views: 458

MT1000 information

Hi all -

Kind of an odd question, but does anyone know the exact year the MT1000 was discontinued, and how much a VHF MT1000 16 channel retailed for when new?

Thank you very much!

Bryan
by Heterodyne
Tue Sep 26, 2006 2:05 pm
Forum: General Motorola Solutions & Legacy Radio Discussion
Topic: HT1000 Talk Permit Tone on Conventional, IT CAN BE DONE!
Replies: 68
Views: 23212

True, but that's not the issue here. There are many ways of creating a PTT sidetone on an HT1000 - the issue in this thread is why making it sound just like a TRS talk permit tone.

Aw ferrgetit... have your fun, guys.... Keep the whacker fires burning

:wink:
by Heterodyne
Tue Sep 26, 2006 10:52 am
Forum: General Motorola Solutions & Legacy Radio Discussion
Topic: HT1000 Talk Permit Tone on Conventional, IT CAN BE DONE!
Replies: 68
Views: 23212

redbeard wrote:Yeah, that's pretty much it. It'll turn a few heads at the hamfest too heh.


If that's what they want, I guess that's fine then...

Seems a little whackerish to me, but then again.. what do I know...
by Heterodyne
Mon Sep 25, 2006 5:09 am
Forum: General Motorola Solutions & Legacy Radio Discussion
Topic: HT1000 Talk Permit Tone on Conventional, IT CAN BE DONE!
Replies: 68
Views: 23212

Pardon me for being a killjoy, but why would someone want their radio to do this.... other than pretending that they are talking on a TRS?
by Heterodyne
Sat Sep 23, 2006 3:37 pm
Forum: General Motorola Solutions & Legacy Radio Discussion
Topic: Anyone heard from JCOBB?
Replies: 8
Views: 954

He hasn't been on Hamsexy for quite some time. Jack had some sort of personal meltdown, and totally dropped out of sight.

I believe he left Batlabs the same time he left Hamsexy.
by Heterodyne
Sat Sep 16, 2006 9:04 am
Forum: General Motorola Solutions & Legacy Radio Discussion
Topic: Codeplug wanted: UHF MTX838 CR
Replies: 1
Views: 293

Codeplug wanted: UHF MTX838 CR

Need a UHF MTX838 codeplug with continuous rotary.

PM me, or e-mail mailto:ve3hbd@gmail.com

Thanks!!
by Heterodyne
Fri Dec 02, 2005 11:35 am
Forum: General Motorola Solutions & Legacy Radio Discussion
Topic: Codeplug wanted: MTX8000 B5
Replies: 2
Views: 209

File recieved. Thanks!!
by Heterodyne
Fri Dec 02, 2005 10:55 am
Forum: General Motorola Solutions & Legacy Radio Discussion
Topic: Codeplug wanted: MTX8000 B5
Replies: 2
Views: 209

Codeplug wanted: MTX8000 B5

Wanted: MTX8000 B5 (limited front) codeplug.

e-mail me at mailto:bryanpass@rogers.com

Reward will come in the form of prayer.

Thanks in Advance...

bryan
by Heterodyne
Sun Oct 16, 2005 5:12 am
Forum: General Motorola Solutions & Legacy Radio Discussion
Topic: Need help with Hampedia.com
Replies: 3
Views: 421

Looks like in the brief sampling I did on the site that you have no mention of many of the other radio brands except Motorola. It would seem that if your looking for help and support on radios, that you would at least have something on GE or the new MA-COM products. Many of which have been the main...
by Heterodyne
Sat Oct 15, 2005 10:56 am
Forum: General Motorola Solutions & Legacy Radio Discussion
Topic: Need help with Hampedia.com
Replies: 3
Views: 421

Need help with Hampedia.com

Good day - As some of you might or might not know, those of us at Hamsexy.com have launched a new website, http://www.hampedia.com. It's a wiki-based online ham radio encyclopedia that anyone can edit. We've got over 1500 articles online now, and we are growing by the day. We would like to welcome o...
by Heterodyne
Sat Feb 05, 2005 11:38 am
Forum: General Motorola Solutions & Legacy Radio Discussion
Topic: Scanning: Brampton transit
Replies: 2
Views: 494

If you're referring to Brampton, Ontario..... you might want to join the SCANONT yahoogroup - it's Ontario's biggest and best ontario scanner list. http://groups.yahoo.com/group/scanont/ I haven't listened to Brampton Transit in years.... I don't know. This also isn't really the place for asking abo...
by Heterodyne
Fri Dec 24, 2004 8:48 pm
Forum: General Motorola Solutions & Legacy Radio Discussion
Topic: Something to ponder about this hobby **READ**
Replies: 63
Views: 7950

What a great thread. I'm sure all of us know a few idiots who take the whole "discrete is elite" mantra that we all in this thing of ours obey and cherish and totally toss it out the window. This is required reading for the fools among us who insist on wearing our radios in public along with other e...
by Heterodyne
Thu Dec 23, 2004 8:07 pm
Forum: General Motorola Solutions & Legacy Radio Discussion
Topic: A testament to toughness.....
Replies: 12
Views: 1175

Probably the worst disaster story I ever had was an MT1000 I was going to ship to Seth for something.... The night I decide to wrap and ship it I decide to try to hit some repeaters across the lake in Rochester NY from my 16th story balcony in Toronto. The radio slipped from my gloved hand and rocke...
by Heterodyne
Thu Dec 23, 2004 6:27 pm
Forum: General Motorola Solutions & Legacy Radio Discussion
Topic: A testament to toughness.....
Replies: 12
Views: 1175

A testament to toughness.....

2 days ago I bought a very mint MTX8000 B5 from Code 3.... No real use, just a glorified scanner. I'm not ashamed to admit it. So... last night around midnight I trek out in the snow to do some grocery shopping. As we are in the midst of a terrible snow and ice storm, I grabbed the radio to listen t...
by Heterodyne
Sun Oct 03, 2004 2:44 pm
Forum: General Motorola Solutions & Legacy Radio Discussion
Topic: Wanted: MTX9000 B7 codeplug
Replies: 0
Views: 168

Wanted: MTX9000 B7 codeplug

PM me if you can help.
by Heterodyne
Sun Oct 03, 2004 2:42 pm
Forum: General Motorola Solutions & Legacy Radio Discussion
Topic: Codeplug Request
Replies: 1
Views: 370

Re: Codeplug Request

I have a full keypad front display MTX8000 that I want to convert to a the VHF equivalent. I'd like to pop the VHF RF deck in, push the appropriate codeplug in, retune, and have it work as the MTX8000 does, trunking and all. What IS the VHF equivalent, and would someone send me a codeplug for one? ...
by Heterodyne
Mon Sep 27, 2004 2:05 pm
Forum: Announcements and Forum News
Topic: Sad news:
Replies: 184
Views: 87142

Terrible, Sad news....

Never han any direct dealings with him, but his advice and help to others helped me countless times.

Thoughts and prayers, and all that.... See you soon....
by Heterodyne
Tue Aug 31, 2004 2:38 pm
Forum: Vehicle Radio Installs
Topic: Who makes these lightbars?
Replies: 31
Views: 3106

If I had a van like that, I'm sure a wife wouldn't be anywhere in the equation...

Sorry man... it's just too much for me.
by Heterodyne
Mon Aug 30, 2004 7:18 am
Forum: Vehicle Radio Installs
Topic: Who makes these lightbars?
Replies: 31
Views: 3106

kc7gr http://www.bluefeathertech.com/kc7gr/thevan.html Good Lord.... Just as an aside, a civilan using such a lightbar to display "please go around" and "please stop tailgating" (complete with arrows to show the way) has to quite possibily be the nerdiest thing I have ever seen on the internet in q...
by Heterodyne
Thu Aug 12, 2004 12:34 pm
Forum: Legacy Batboard Motorola ASTRO (VSELP/IMBE/AMBE) Equipment Forum
Topic: help with my system keys?
Replies: 50
Views: 4335

Make sure you tell Motorola what version of Software you have, too. It will enusure they use the correct metal when grinding your system key.
by Heterodyne
Thu Aug 12, 2004 12:14 pm
Forum: Legacy Batboard Motorola ASTRO (VSELP/IMBE/AMBE) Equipment Forum
Topic: help with my system keys?
Replies: 50
Views: 4335

Re: XTS

Is this a display model cause then you'll be able to put labels in... Like FYRE TAK 1, POLEECE, PHARAMEDIK, DIENAMIK REGROUPER :o What you need is the version 4.02 RSS ( Remedial Spelling System) and please make sure you check SMARTSPELL for network coverage Hahahah! How can one re-program a radio ...
by Heterodyne
Thu Aug 12, 2004 11:56 am
Forum: Legacy Batboard Motorola ASTRO (VSELP/IMBE/AMBE) Equipment Forum
Topic: help with my system keys?
Replies: 50
Views: 4335

Alright, I officially delcare this to be a troll.

Govern yourselves accordingly.
by Heterodyne
Thu Aug 12, 2004 11:47 am
Forum: Legacy Batboard Motorola ASTRO (VSELP/IMBE/AMBE) Equipment Forum
Topic: help with my system keys?
Replies: 50
Views: 4335

Shaun's unfortunatley more or less retired from Batlabs.

He was the one that e-mailed me the link to this thread in the first place, so he's quite aware of it (grin)
by Heterodyne
Thu Aug 12, 2004 11:21 am
Forum: Legacy Batboard Motorola ASTRO (VSELP/IMBE/AMBE) Equipment Forum
Topic: help with my system keys?
Replies: 50
Views: 4335

ok so if i call moterola and ask them for the systam keys will theys sell them too me?? how much does you think itll cost? Yeah kid.. you do that.. Tell them this: a) You have an XTS5000 b) You want to program it up on your local radio system c) You want system keys d) You want a copy of Lab RSS in...
by Heterodyne
Thu Aug 12, 2004 10:32 am
Forum: Legacy Batboard Motorola ASTRO (VSELP/IMBE/AMBE) Equipment Forum
Topic: help with my system keys?
Replies: 50
Views: 4335

Re: .

clavo wrote:I'll trade you a girlie magazine for that radio.


Yeah! Like a Playeboi or a Huslur.

Check out the senturfolt with that blont gurl with the big bewbs.
by Heterodyne
Thu Aug 12, 2004 9:14 am
Forum: Legacy Batboard Motorola ASTRO (VSELP/IMBE/AMBE) Equipment Forum
Topic: help with my system keys?
Replies: 50
Views: 4335

Or just buy one and spend the rest at an arcade, eh? If he's 14 maybe he should be spending his money on some remedial spelling tutoring... maybe save the scanners for when you're able to communicate like a functioning member of society. I'm not being mean, I'm being realistic.. If you're 14 and sp...
by Heterodyne
Thu Aug 12, 2004 7:18 am
Forum: Legacy Batboard Motorola ASTRO (VSELP/IMBE/AMBE) Equipment Forum
Topic: help with my system keys?
Replies: 50
Views: 4335

bryan i am not trying to start a flaim wore on hear. im not good at righting or spelling and thats why im in school ok. iam not a novleist or anythng so get a job and stop tryings to make me feal bad my bro payed over 1 thowsand dollars for the xts5000 police radio we just want to listan to the pol...
by Heterodyne
Thu Aug 12, 2004 7:06 am
Forum: Legacy Batboard Motorola ASTRO (VSELP/IMBE/AMBE) Equipment Forum
Topic: help with my system keys?
Replies: 50
Views: 4335

Assuming you're really a kid and not someone trying to pull our chain (and your almost intentional lack of english skills is really pushing me towards the conclusion this is someone trying to be funny).... You're dealing with things that will potentially get you into a *LOT* of trouble. Go buy a sca...
by Heterodyne
Thu Aug 12, 2004 2:02 am
Forum: Legacy Batboard Motorola ASTRO (VSELP/IMBE/AMBE) Equipment Forum
Topic: help with my system keys?
Replies: 50
Views: 4335

:roll: Always the party pooper
by Heterodyne
Wed Aug 11, 2004 5:07 pm
Forum: Legacy Batboard Motorola ASTRO (VSELP/IMBE/AMBE) Equipment Forum
Topic: help with my system keys?
Replies: 50
Views: 4335

Image

Keyloader. :wink:
by Heterodyne
Sun Aug 08, 2004 5:23 am
Forum: Vehicle Radio Installs
Topic: Chevy Cavalier Light Install
Replies: 46
Views: 5475

Anyone save any copies of buddy's photos?

PM me if so. Bounty Paid!
by Heterodyne
Sat Aug 07, 2004 1:32 pm
Forum: Vehicle Radio Installs
Topic: Chevy Cavalier Light Install
Replies: 46
Views: 5475

And the new term is....... SpotterSexy (a sub-category of Hamsexy) We've added an "Off-topic Foamer" section on the hamsexy forums.... I am about 3 seconds away from adding a "SKYWARN/CANWARN" category to the existing "LEO WACKER" and "RAILSEXY" forums... Hehe. Thanks for the suggestion.. :) And as...
by Heterodyne
Mon Jul 26, 2004 12:02 pm
Forum: Legacy Batboard Motorola ASTRO (VSELP/IMBE/AMBE) Equipment Forum
Topic: ASTRO DSP8 Audio Test
Replies: 6
Views: 526

Mr. Rich Little here
by Heterodyne
Fri Jul 23, 2004 1:10 pm
Forum: Legacy Batboard Motorola ASTRO (VSELP/IMBE/AMBE) Equipment Forum
Topic: XTS5000 & 3000 question
Replies: 11
Views: 618

viewtopic.php?t=26307

viewtopic.php?t=26266

What happened to the first two times you got an answer on this question?
by Heterodyne
Thu Jun 17, 2004 10:20 am
Forum: Vehicle Radio Installs
Topic: ball mount and 706 install in 1994 s-10 pickup (updated pics
Replies: 23
Views: 1996

Not a bad installation.... I like the big piece of acrylic holding the antenna in place....
by Heterodyne
Thu Jun 17, 2004 5:00 am
Forum: General Motorola Solutions & Legacy Radio Discussion
Topic: HAD9728A Tuneable Antenna Kit
Replies: 7
Views: 409

No... The glue is free for all who might require such a glue.
by Heterodyne
Thu Jun 17, 2004 4:29 am
Forum: General Motorola Solutions & Legacy Radio Discussion
Topic: HAD9728A Tuneable Antenna Kit
Replies: 7
Views: 409

It's special glue that will only work with the antenna. You have to file special forms, go through a backgruond check, and then get the glue shipped to you for $200 a tube. After you are done, you are supposed to throw the glue out. Giving the surplus to someone else violates the contract. Or, you c...
by Heterodyne
Wed Jun 16, 2004 12:27 pm
Forum: General Motorola Solutions & Legacy Radio Discussion
Topic: Make cross brand rpt
Replies: 1
Views: 254

I'm not sure your question is quite clear...

Do you want to make a repeater that will receive a VHF signal and transmit it on a specific talkgroup on a trunked system, or a VHF radio that will simulcast a specific talkgroup?
by Heterodyne
Fri Jun 11, 2004 5:58 am
Forum: Vehicle Radio Installs
Topic: Q: on Toyota Prius Hybrid car
Replies: 31
Views: 2180

familo77 wrote:3) The owner asking you to install a rotating beacon which in turn causes the car to spin and the light to remain stationary


Alright.. this wins for "best comment of the year"...
by Heterodyne
Sun Jun 06, 2004 9:04 am
Forum: Legacy Batboard Motorola ASTRO (VSELP/IMBE/AMBE) Equipment Forum
Topic: Scan list problem with Astro Saber
Replies: 13
Views: 886

No, mine won't alias in either conventional or Astro..... I've got the soft IDs in, and am able to page other radios with them but all I see are the numbers.
by Heterodyne
Sun Jun 06, 2004 6:51 am
Forum: Legacy Batboard Motorola ASTRO (VSELP/IMBE/AMBE) Equipment Forum
Topic: Scan list problem with Astro Saber
Replies: 13
Views: 886

No, I haven't touched it since it was first programmed. The problem is definitley intermittant, though. When I get my hands on an Astro Saber programming cable again in a few weeks I'll have a look at it, but yeah - it's definitley a curious problem. I'm wondering if its perhaps a firmware issue, th...
by Heterodyne
Sat Jun 05, 2004 1:21 pm
Forum: Legacy Batboard Motorola ASTRO (VSELP/IMBE/AMBE) Equipment Forum
Topic: Scan list problem with Astro Saber
Replies: 13
Views: 886

Scan list problem with Astro Saber

Got a bit of a problem with scanlists... When I change zones on my Astro Saber, the scanlist doesn't change to reflect the new zone. I change from the EMS to Ham zone, the radio still scans the EMS scanlist instead of the ham scanlist. Turning scan off and back on, even rebooting the radio and disco...
by Heterodyne
Sat Jun 05, 2004 12:09 pm
Forum: Legacy Batboard Motorola ASTRO (VSELP/IMBE/AMBE) Equipment Forum
Topic: advice on a radio purchase... Astro saber II 415$ ? ? ?
Replies: 25
Views: 1161

kb3jkp wrote:I told the guy 350$ and that was as high as I'd go.. I figure 350$ for a glorified "digital scanner" should be good... better than paying 500$ for a pro-96 ... considering all I need to monitor is washington DC... so :-p\


Ahh.. Pro-96... I think you just answered your own question :lol:
by Heterodyne
Sun May 30, 2004 5:08 pm
Forum: Legacy Batboard Motorola ASTRO (VSELP/IMBE/AMBE) Equipment Forum
Topic: Do you own an XTS3000 ?
Replies: 22
Views: 1498

Uh-uh.

Astro Saber.
by Heterodyne
Fri May 28, 2004 9:43 pm
Forum: Legacy Batboard Motorola ASTRO (VSELP/IMBE/AMBE) Equipment Forum
Topic: Decisions, Decisions, Decisions, Hmmmmmmmmm;)
Replies: 5
Views: 619

mr.syntrx wrote:What about a /\/\ P25 handheld? :)


:evil: :evil: :evil: :evil: :evil:

8)
by Heterodyne
Tue May 25, 2004 4:53 pm
Forum: General Motorola Solutions & Legacy Radio Discussion
Topic: What Do All These Letters Mean?
Replies: 11
Views: 921

IRLP - Internet Relay Linking Project A way of talking to ham repeaters around the world via the internet. You access other repeaters via IRLP through an existing IRLP node by entering the desired node number on your radio's DTMF pad. Actually pretty neat stuff.... I dick around on IRLP when I'm bor...
by Heterodyne
Wed May 19, 2004 4:02 am
Forum: Vehicle Radio Installs
Topic: ball mount and 706 install in 1994 s-10 pickup (updated pics
Replies: 23
Views: 1996

Hey Seth... any photos of the finished installation, or do I have to wait until June to see it?
by Heterodyne
Sat May 15, 2004 4:08 am
Forum: General Motorola Solutions & Legacy Radio Discussion
Topic: ERROR READING HT600
Replies: 7
Views: 547

The 486 is definitley the problem. I usually can't program my HT600's with anything more than a 286.
by Heterodyne
Sat May 15, 2004 4:05 am
Forum: Vehicle Radio Installs
Topic: ball mount and 706 install in 1994 s-10 pickup (updated pics
Replies: 23
Views: 1996

Man, I love those 706's.

I'm gonna have to get you some nice maple leaf seat covers when you come up next month, Seth (grin)

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