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by Richard Collier
Thu Nov 16, 2017 7:31 pm
Forum: Base Stations, Repeaters, General Infrastructure
Topic: Quantar battery revert kit?
Replies: 1
Views: 779

Re: Quantar battery revert kit?

Check Ebay I just picked up one with the sensor too.
by Richard Collier
Thu Jun 22, 2017 7:15 pm
Forum: Base Stations, Repeaters, General Infrastructure
Topic: Vhf Quantar fan
Replies: 2
Views: 1075

Re: Vhf Quantar fan

Thank you very much for the information, will look into that!
by Richard Collier
Sun May 14, 2017 9:31 am
Forum: ASTRO25 Series (XTS/XTL 1500/2500/5000) Subscribers
Topic: Stupid ASTRO Affiliation question
Replies: 5
Views: 1596

Re: Stupid ASTRO Affiliation question

Is that also the case with a XTS5000?
by Richard Collier
Fri May 05, 2017 4:29 am
Forum: Base Stations, Repeaters, General Infrastructure
Topic: Vhf Quantar fan
Replies: 2
Views: 1075

Vhf Quantar fan

Fans run 24/7 is there a fix to this. I thought they only come on when the PA gets warm. I shut the station down and turn it back on and the fans do the same thing. Pa in not warm not sure what to do.
by Richard Collier
Mon Apr 03, 2017 4:31 am
Forum: ASTRO25 Series (XTS/XTL 1500/2500/5000) Subscribers
Topic: XTL5000 380-470
Replies: 3
Views: 1276

Re: XTL5000 380-470

OK. I just wanted to listen to Camp Pendelton military police and fire and some live range comms. The rest of the radio is for ham use. DEC HEX Mode Alpha Tag Description Tag 31001 7919 D MCP PMO Provost Marshal Military 31101 797d D MCP PMO Tac1 Provost Marshal MP Tac 1 Military 31102 797e D MCP PM...
by Richard Collier
Tue Mar 21, 2017 4:46 am
Forum: ASTRO25 Series (XTS/XTL 1500/2500/5000) Subscribers
Topic: XTL5000 380-470
Replies: 3
Views: 1276

XTL5000 380-470

I have a range 1 uhf XTL5000. I was trying to program the local military stuff in but not really sure where the control channels should go.Do they go into the OBT control channels or the OBT Astro control channels and do you have to program the RX and TX or just the control channels.http://www.radio...
by Richard Collier
Thu Feb 02, 2017 4:16 am
Forum: ASTRO25 Series (XTS/XTL 1500/2500/5000) Subscribers
Topic: Xtl5000 and battery problem
Replies: 7
Views: 957

Re: Xtl5000 and battery problem

Main starting battery sitting at 12.86 volts.this morning.
by Richard Collier
Wed Feb 01, 2017 7:22 pm
Forum: ASTRO25 Series (XTS/XTL 1500/2500/5000) Subscribers
Topic: Xtl5000 and battery problem
Replies: 7
Views: 957

Re: Xtl5000 and battery problem

Found it!!!!! while doing my wiring I by mistake removed a wire leading to the 800 XTL5000 radio, I have 3 5000's in my Tundra. and it would had been the hot wire from the control head. I will know for sure in the morning. Batteries are charged by driving and a 100watt solar panel on the camper shel...
by Richard Collier
Wed Feb 01, 2017 6:29 am
Forum: ASTRO25 Series (XTS/XTL 1500/2500/5000) Subscribers
Topic: Xtl5000 and battery problem
Replies: 7
Views: 957

Re: Xtl5000 and battery problem

Heads programmed 1 and 2 and so in the soft ware. Batteries and cables are so clean you can eat off of them.not recommended,radio is programmed right,I have not measured power drain will try to do today. Batteries have been load tested last week never had a single problem with them or the vehicle el...
by Richard Collier
Wed Feb 01, 2017 5:45 am
Forum: ASTRO25 Series (XTS/XTL 1500/2500/5000) Subscribers
Topic: Xtl5000 and battery problem
Replies: 7
Views: 957

Re: Xtl5000 and battery problem

Every wire from the main radio and from the control heads is going to a Blue Seas fuse block which is powered only when the ignition is on. Everything should be dead no power at all when the ignition is off, confirmed with a volt meter.
by Richard Collier
Wed Feb 01, 2017 5:02 am
Forum: ASTRO25 Series (XTS/XTL 1500/2500/5000) Subscribers
Topic: Xtl5000 and battery problem
Replies: 7
Views: 957

Xtl5000 and battery problem

I have had a XTL5000 for a few years now and love this thing never had a problem starting my truck. I just added a second control head and noted my main battery dies over night. I have it set up where red wires are powered all the time like the manual states, the yellow wire is ignition switch on fo...
by Richard Collier
Sat Jan 14, 2017 10:06 am
Forum: ASTRO25 Series (XTS/XTL 1500/2500/5000) Subscribers
Topic: O5 control head
Replies: 0
Views: 629

O5 control head

Is there anyone who works on and repairs control heads, I am thinking my O5 head needs new picofuse??? I did use this on a dual head set up and the head is dead.
by Richard Collier
Fri Jan 13, 2017 5:57 am
Forum: ASTRO25 Series (XTS/XTL 1500/2500/5000) Subscribers
Topic: XTL 5000 DUAL HEADS
Replies: 8
Views: 1072

Re: XTL 5000 DUAL HEADS

I have a control head coming in today on a 380-470 radio that is set up for dual head operation. I should be able to just use a head off of that radio and check it out. Any one have a picture of the fuses on the head inside so I know what I am looking for.
by Richard Collier
Mon Jan 02, 2017 6:08 am
Forum: ASTRO25 Series (XTS/XTL 1500/2500/5000) Subscribers
Topic: XTL 5000 DUAL HEADS
Replies: 8
Views: 1072

Re: XTL 5000 DUAL HEADS

Starting to lean towards a control head problem. I know the second head worked but now it shows no sign of life. I even plugged the radio into the second head buy itself and it is not powering on. So we will see as this saga continues for the quest of a dual head radio.
by Richard Collier
Sun Jan 01, 2017 7:48 am
Forum: ASTRO25 Series (XTS/XTL 1500/2500/5000) Subscribers
Topic: XTL 5000 DUAL HEADS
Replies: 8
Views: 1072

Re: XTL 5000 DUAL HEADS

54C208-001844-7 is my flash code. I do not think the radio is Vmode as defined in the software.
by Richard Collier
Sat Dec 31, 2016 4:09 pm
Forum: ASTRO25 Series (XTS/XTL 1500/2500/5000) Subscribers
Topic: XTL 5000 DUAL HEADS
Replies: 8
Views: 1072

Re: XTL 5000 DUAL HEADS

Yep I thought of that too.
by Richard Collier
Sat Dec 31, 2016 12:36 pm
Forum: ASTRO25 Series (XTS/XTL 1500/2500/5000) Subscribers
Topic: XTL 5000 DUAL HEADS
Replies: 8
Views: 1072

XTL 5000 DUAL HEADS

I want to run a dual head set up in my Tundra. I know both heads work they have been checked. Problem is I can not get the second head to power on. I have doubled checked the programming of the heads in the radio wide page. everything is set by the book but for the life of me it will not power on. A...
by Richard Collier
Wed Aug 10, 2016 12:03 pm
Forum: Base Stations, Repeaters, General Infrastructure
Topic: Quantar PA fans
Replies: 1
Views: 703

Quantar PA fans

Is there any way to make the fans come on at a lower temperature? Any adjustments anywhere? These are the 2 fans on the PA itself.
by Richard Collier
Wed Jun 08, 2016 4:44 am
Forum: General Motorola Solutions & Legacy Radio Discussion
Topic: Motorola amp repair
Replies: 0
Views: 4443

Motorola amp repair

Looking for someone who repair a 100w vhf amp that was fed a little to much input power by mistake.
by Richard Collier
Mon May 23, 2016 4:36 pm
Forum: Base Stations, Repeaters, General Infrastructure
Topic: Motorola amp
Replies: 1
Views: 658

Motorola amp

Motorola TLD2692A I know it is VHF what is the range and power output.
by Richard Collier
Fri Apr 15, 2016 4:59 am
Forum: Base Stations, Repeaters, General Infrastructure
Topic: QUANTAR POWER SUPPLY
Replies: 1
Views: 1030

QUANTAR POWER SUPPLY

What is the part number for a 125watt amp power supply for a Quantar. In other words the power supply .
by Richard Collier
Fri Apr 01, 2016 5:51 pm
Forum: Radio Programming
Topic: Motorola RCH3000 Digital Remote PL3030A
Replies: 3
Views: 730

Re: Motorola RCH3000 Digital Remote PL3030A

OK cool I guess this can hook up to a Quantar repeater without the junction box.
by Richard Collier
Fri Apr 01, 2016 4:49 am
Forum: Radio Programming
Topic: Motorola RCH3000 Digital Remote PL3030A
Replies: 3
Views: 730

Motorola RCH3000 Digital Remote PL3030A

Is there programming software for this item? Not requesting software! Just asking if there is. If there is what in the part number from Motorola?
by Richard Collier
Sat Mar 12, 2016 8:32 am
Forum: Base Stations, Repeaters, General Infrastructure
Topic: RFS Model 0185417U02 parts
Replies: 10
Views: 1069

Re: RFS Model 0185417U02 parts

Ok one cap came off the other did not, even with a impact screw driver. So I drilled that one out and remade the cable ends with Amphenol N connectors. How do I get pictures to load!
by Richard Collier
Thu Mar 10, 2016 5:03 pm
Forum: Base Stations, Repeaters, General Infrastructure
Topic: RFS Model 0185417U02 parts
Replies: 10
Views: 1069

Re: RFS Model 0185417U02 parts

Thought about a vice and a Hammer screw driver, needs some parts from Mouser first.
by Richard Collier
Wed Mar 09, 2016 5:17 am
Forum: Base Stations, Repeaters, General Infrastructure
Topic: RFS Model 0185417U02 parts
Replies: 10
Views: 1069

Re: RFS Model 0185417U02 parts

I tried getting the cover off, pretty hard at the moment. Will try again this weekend.
by Richard Collier
Tue Mar 08, 2016 5:37 pm
Forum: Base Stations, Repeaters, General Infrastructure
Topic: RFS Model 0185417U02 parts
Replies: 10
Views: 1069

Re: RFS Model 0185417U02 parts

I thought of that, I just might have to do that since the maker of the connector is no help to the little guys. Can not believe they will not sell just 2 connectors. I tried their dealers they sell to and they are out of stock.
by Richard Collier
Sun Mar 06, 2016 3:38 pm
Forum: Base Stations, Repeaters, General Infrastructure
Topic: RFS Model 0185417U02 parts
Replies: 10
Views: 1069

Re: RFS Model 0185417U02 parts

Still looking for some love here. I know some duplexer GOD knows a source for them Please help!!!!!
by Richard Collier
Tue Mar 01, 2016 5:45 pm
Forum: Base Stations, Repeaters, General Infrastructure
Topic: RFS Model 0185417U02 parts
Replies: 10
Views: 1069

Re: RFS Model 0185417U02 parts

No I have not. I did call Delta and they offered to sell me 500ea min order. How nice of them. Kinda sucks they can not just sell 2 or 3 of them. Thought that was on the greedy side. But still looking.
by Richard Collier
Mon Feb 08, 2016 6:16 pm
Forum: Base Stations, Repeaters, General Infrastructure
Topic: RFS Model 0185417U02 parts
Replies: 10
Views: 1069

RFS Model 0185417U02 parts

RFS Model 0185417U02 duplexer I broke one of the right angle male/female N connector center pins. This part also has the RG142 cable I can do the cabling stuff I just need a source for this special connector. It is a Delta RF part 1105034 N001-002 I already have a call into Delta. If you look up the...
by Richard Collier
Sun Dec 27, 2015 8:26 am
Forum: Base Stations, Repeaters, General Infrastructure
Topic: Quantar pin outs.
Replies: 4
Views: 1707

Re: Quantar pin outs.

Yes I have but not seen the info I need.
by Richard Collier
Sat Dec 26, 2015 10:20 am
Forum: Base Stations, Repeaters, General Infrastructure
Topic: Quantar pin outs.
Replies: 4
Views: 1707

Quantar pin outs.

Looking for a wiring diagram for the 2 front phone type jacks on the front of the Quantar control panel. Any pfd that I can download and look at. One shows a speaker and the other a hand set. What type of hand set or model number is used? Trying to set up a small remote with just a speaker and mike ...
by Richard Collier
Mon Dec 07, 2015 5:22 am
Forum: ASTRO25 Series (XTS/XTL 1500/2500/5000) Subscribers
Topic: Xtl 5000 to astro siren package cable
Replies: 3
Views: 1298

Re: Xtl 5000 to astro siren package cable

Got it working. Just wanted Air horn,Pa and exradio.
by Richard Collier
Fri Nov 27, 2015 5:59 am
Forum: ASTRO25 Series (XTS/XTL 1500/2500/5000) Subscribers
Topic: XTL 5000 Siren not working.
Replies: 5
Views: 867

Re: XTL 5000 Siren not working.

Here is the flash code.50D288-801C84-1
Host sw R205005
DSP sw R195001
UCM sw R000000 not sure where to look for the control head stuff.
by Richard Collier
Wed Nov 25, 2015 6:38 pm
Forum: ASTRO25 Series (XTS/XTL 1500/2500/5000) Subscribers
Topic: XTL 5000 Siren not working.
Replies: 5
Views: 867

Re: XTL 5000 Siren not working.

Yes I did, I did the buttons the same as it is listed on the dek unit itself. Not really interested in the siren so to speak but just want the Air horn, Pa and Xradio to work. I do not even get the dek's night lights to light up when the radio is turned on.
by Richard Collier
Wed Nov 25, 2015 5:18 am
Forum: ASTRO25 Series (XTS/XTL 1500/2500/5000) Subscribers
Topic: XTL 5000 Siren not working.
Replies: 5
Views: 867

Re: XTL 5000 Siren not working.

Still looking for some help or ideas.
by Richard Collier
Sun Nov 22, 2015 6:17 pm
Forum: ASTRO25 Series (XTS/XTL 1500/2500/5000) Subscribers
Topic: XTL 5000 Siren not working.
Replies: 5
Views: 867

XTL 5000 Siren not working.

AS said I have a VHF XTL5000 with the 05 head remote mount. I do have a NIB Astro siren and cable and the Dek. Yellow round plug goes to the yellow on back of the control head, and the smaller one looks like a mike connector going to the dek. I have enabled everything I can think of in the software,...
by Richard Collier
Sun Nov 15, 2015 6:10 am
Forum: ASTRO25 Series (XTS/XTL 1500/2500/5000) Subscribers
Topic: Xtl 5000 to astro siren package cable
Replies: 3
Views: 1298

Xtl 5000 to astro siren package cable

As stated above, can the same cable from a non astro siren package say from a regular Spectra radio be used with the XLT 5000 radio? I have the Astro siren system NIB but no cable. Or is there a certain cable needed for it to work. All I really need is the PA and external radio function to work. And...
by Richard Collier
Thu Oct 29, 2015 5:39 pm
Forum: ASTRO25 Series (XTS/XTL 1500/2500/5000) Subscribers
Topic: XTL5000 ZONES AND CHANNELS
Replies: 4
Views: 833

Re: XTL5000 ZONES AND CHANNELS

Have done that in my XTS5000R 800 radio.
by Richard Collier
Thu Oct 29, 2015 4:25 am
Forum: ASTRO25 Series (XTS/XTL 1500/2500/5000) Subscribers
Topic: XTL5000 ZONES AND CHANNELS
Replies: 4
Views: 833

Re: XTL5000 ZONES AND CHANNELS

Thank you for the response. It gives me some idea of what to expect while programming my radio.
by Richard Collier
Wed Oct 28, 2015 3:29 pm
Forum: ASTRO25 Series (XTS/XTL 1500/2500/5000) Subscribers
Topic: XTL5000 ZONES AND CHANNELS
Replies: 4
Views: 833

XTL5000 ZONES AND CHANNELS

How many zones can you put into a Xtl5000 and how many channels per zone? This being on a say 800 trunked system. Or even analog system, say zone 1 what is the max channels you can do in a zone?
by Richard Collier
Wed Oct 14, 2015 4:46 am
Forum: Vehicle Radio Installs
Topic: 2002 Chevy Blazer dual CDM install
Replies: 8
Views: 2233

Re: 2002 Chevy Blazer dual CDM install

NICE AND CLEAN.
by Richard Collier
Tue Sep 08, 2015 5:01 pm
Forum: ASTRO25 Series (XTS/XTL 1500/2500/5000) Subscribers
Topic: How to tell if a radio affiliates with a trunked system?
Replies: 11
Views: 1387

Re: How to tell if a radio affiliates with a trunked system?

Then I would guess the users habbits and location even if use as a scanner. having just taken system administrator workshop class, it is VERY interesting to understand how it all comes together. The long and the short of it is the system is very powerful and also keeps detailed records of everything...
by Richard Collier
Tue Sep 08, 2015 4:35 am
Forum: ASTRO25 Series (XTS/XTL 1500/2500/5000) Subscribers
Topic: How to tell if a radio affiliates with a trunked system?
Replies: 11
Views: 1387

Re: How to tell if a radio affiliates with a trunked system?

I would assume that would include a so called ghost radio which would be one that only receives?
by Richard Collier
Tue Sep 08, 2015 4:16 am
Forum: ASTRO25 Series (XTS/XTL 1500/2500/5000) Subscribers
Topic: How to tell if a radio affiliates with a trunked system?
Replies: 11
Views: 1387

Re: How to tell if a radio affiliates with a trunked system?

Interesting on how this stuff works. It seems like the radio will transmit anyway but for a short time just to find the system. I thank both of you for the time to answer my question. Kinda cool has this stuff works.
by Richard Collier
Mon Sep 07, 2015 6:13 pm
Forum: ASTRO25 Series (XTS/XTL 1500/2500/5000) Subscribers
Topic: How to tell if a radio affiliates with a trunked system?
Replies: 11
Views: 1387

How to tell if a radio affiliates with a trunked system?

Just say one does program a radio on a trunked system, How do you know if the radio affiliates with said system. Is there a way to tell other than your radio being turned into a brick. Does the radio show a display beeps,flashing leds??? I am just asking and please do not read anything into this. Ju...
by Richard Collier
Fri Sep 04, 2015 5:13 pm
Forum: ASTRO25 Series (XTS/XTL 1500/2500/5000) Subscribers
Topic: CONTROL CHANNELS
Replies: 4
Views: 862

Re: CONTROL CHANNELS

Funny just did that, I thought it had taken before but it did not. Good to go Thank you for taking the time.
by Richard Collier
Fri Sep 04, 2015 2:36 pm
Forum: ASTRO25 Series (XTS/XTL 1500/2500/5000) Subscribers
Topic: CONTROL CHANNELS
Replies: 4
Views: 862

Re: CONTROL CHANNELS

Yep the eye glasses pop up view only field. I must be missing something.
by Richard Collier
Fri Sep 04, 2015 12:59 pm
Forum: ASTRO25 Series (XTS/XTL 1500/2500/5000) Subscribers
Topic: CONTROL CHANNELS
Replies: 4
Views: 862

CONTROL CHANNELS

I have been trying to program new control channels in to my xts 5000 -700/800 meg radio and for the life of me I can not change them. Am I missing something in the programming, It will do Analog just fine. here is a list of the features of the radio. Any help would be great. 589008-101687-0 Decoding...

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