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by SYNTORX71MAN
Thu Jul 27, 2017 4:01 pm
Forum: APX Series Subscribers
Topic: APX7500 Powering off/down after programming
Replies: 10
Views: 1805

Re: APX7500 Powering off/down after programming

Thanks I will check the ignition sense first to eliminate the vehicle then go from there.
by SYNTORX71MAN
Wed Jul 26, 2017 2:30 pm
Forum: APX Series Subscribers
Topic: APX7500 Powering off/down after programming
Replies: 10
Views: 1805

Re: APX7500 Powering off/down after programming

Tried to reread the codeplug but get the can't find radio message, I also tried reading from the remote mounted case port and same deal. Do APX's usually display fail codes like XTLS's? That is what troubles me the O5 head powering up and the display saying APX7500 (no other info) and powering right...
by SYNTORX71MAN
Sun Jul 23, 2017 4:58 am
Forum: APX Series Subscribers
Topic: APX7500 Powering off/down after programming
Replies: 10
Views: 1805

Re: APX7500 Powering off/down after programming

I was programming a standard agency wide codeplug for multiple radios keeping the clone screen open after each radio. I made sure my systems keys were uploaded and I changed all the P25 trunked system radio ID info for each and that particular radio. I believe our standard agency wide codeplug is pr...
by SYNTORX71MAN
Sat Jul 22, 2017 6:47 am
Forum: APX Series Subscribers
Topic: APX7500 Powering off/down after programming
Replies: 10
Views: 1805

APX7500 Powering off/down after programming

Hey gang, I just wrote a codeplug using CPS16.00.00 into a APX7500 remote mount 05 head. Firmware and DSP are 12.00.00 in the radio. Clone radio said write successful but now the radio powers up and display says APX7500 then immediate powers back down. Tried to program and or read codeplug again but...
by SYNTORX71MAN
Sat Apr 20, 2013 1:36 am
Forum: General Motorola Solutions & Legacy Radio Discussion
Topic: Flashcode: _APPL5_ on Consolette ???
Replies: 4
Views: 2328

Re: Flashcode: _APPL5_ on Consolette ???

I too have seen this on a great deal of XTL's on ebay, perhaps a member will come forward with knowledge of this strange flashcode marking.
by SYNTORX71MAN
Wed May 02, 2012 12:46 am
Forum: Legacy Batboard Motorola ASTRO (VSELP/IMBE/AMBE) Equipment Forum
Topic: XTS3000 NYFD Volume Knobs Available?
Replies: 5
Views: 579

Re: XTS3000 NYFD Volume Knobs Available?

If ESCOMM is out try Ebay, I see them there occasionally.
by SYNTORX71MAN
Wed May 02, 2012 12:36 am
Forum: General Motorola Solutions & Legacy Radio Discussion
Topic: Novus plastic polish and radio displays
Replies: 12
Views: 2406

Re: Novus plastic polish and radio displays

FireCpt809 wrote:thats what we use on lightbars. #3 is real heavy and almost like rubbing compound. We rarely use that. #2 I use alot on weathered bars. It is polycarbonate in the display so it will work the same. You could try a small amout of car wax also.



+1
by SYNTORX71MAN
Wed May 02, 2012 12:26 am
Forum: General Motorola Solutions & Legacy Radio Discussion
Topic: Spectra Mic - plug locking tab broken off - will it stay in?
Replies: 2
Views: 366

Re: Spectra Mic - plug locking tab broken off - will it stay

Make sure you use the small metal hook and attach it to a screw head or something to help the mic plug from pulling out of the port.
by SYNTORX71MAN
Sun Feb 05, 2012 2:02 am
Forum: Software & Firmware Releases & Issues
Topic: ASTRO 25 Firmware 17.00.00 Released
Replies: 22
Views: 6475

Re: ASTRO 25 Firmware 17.00.00 Released

Wow, glad I saw this thread too, I'll just wait for 17.01...LOL
by SYNTORX71MAN
Thu Aug 12, 2010 1:22 am
Forum: General Motorola Solutions & Legacy Radio Discussion
Topic: Troops leaving Iraq destroying equipment
Replies: 14
Views: 1767

Re: Troops leaving Iraq destroying equipment

Another example of the sins of waste by our government..
by SYNTORX71MAN
Mon Aug 09, 2010 1:12 am
Forum: General Motorola Solutions & Legacy Radio Discussion
Topic: XTS2500 Tactical Connector Cover
Replies: 16
Views: 1812

Re: XTS2500 Tactical Connector Cover

Will this work on the XT5000 as well?
by SYNTORX71MAN
Wed Jun 16, 2010 9:05 am
Forum: General Motorola Solutions & Legacy Radio Discussion
Topic: Motorola xts5000 chirp
Replies: 16
Views: 3959

Re: Motorola xts5000 chirp

Not referring to MODAT are we? :lol:
by SYNTORX71MAN
Tue May 11, 2010 5:48 pm
Forum: General Motorola Solutions & Legacy Radio Discussion
Topic: Motorola antennas - Cracking up and falling apart.
Replies: 13
Views: 921

Re: Motorola antennas - Cracking up and falling apart.

I have seen others use black electrical shrink tape to seal/cover the cracks..Its most likely the compound "M" uses to make the antennas...Of course nothing lasts very long nowadays...Its a disposible world...LOL
by SYNTORX71MAN
Mon May 03, 2010 1:19 am
Forum: Legacy Batboard Motorola ASTRO (VSELP/IMBE/AMBE) Equipment Forum
Topic: Link bad on Astro Firmware/System release PDF
Replies: 4
Views: 368

Re: Link bad on Astro Firmware/System release PDF

Thanks Ko, but I was looking for regular Astro (Astro Saber/XTS 3000) Firmware release list.
I thought Doug's was it, but when I click on the link I get a file not found error.
by SYNTORX71MAN
Thu Apr 29, 2010 1:07 pm
Forum: Legacy Batboard Motorola ASTRO (VSELP/IMBE/AMBE) Equipment Forum
Topic: Link bad on Astro Firmware/System release PDF
Replies: 4
Views: 368

Link bad on Astro Firmware/System release PDF

Batdude's Astro Firmware and System Release history PDF file link is bad or it is gone.
Anybody have a clue what happened?
by SYNTORX71MAN
Sat Apr 24, 2010 5:00 am
Forum: General Motorola Solutions & Legacy Radio Discussion
Topic: Spectra Won't Power Up
Replies: 11
Views: 627

Re: Spectra Won't Power Up

For a picture of the wiring hookup check out the regular Batlabs.com site, select model info, select spectra series and there you will the find complete wiring/installation diagrams for A-3, A-4, A5/7 and A9 series head spectras
by SYNTORX71MAN
Wed Apr 14, 2010 4:27 pm
Forum: Radio Programming
Topic: Astro Saber Programming Woes
Replies: 4
Views: 465

Re: Astro Saber Programming Woes

Ah ha, I knew the Astro Zen masters would enlighten me. Mystery Solved.

Thank You One and All!!! :D

P.
by SYNTORX71MAN
Wed Apr 14, 2010 3:55 pm
Forum: Radio Programming
Topic: Astro Saber Programming Woes
Replies: 4
Views: 465

Re: Astro Saber Programming Woes

No Dice Tom, I added new personalities and zones, all still have the same issue
by SYNTORX71MAN
Wed Apr 14, 2010 1:04 pm
Forum: Radio Programming
Topic: Astro Saber Programming Woes
Replies: 4
Views: 465

Astro Saber Programming Woes

Hi Gang, I need some input here, bought an auction house Astro Saber 3, yea I should know better...LOL Specs are: H04SDH9PW7AN 599108-5F4600-1 Flash 07.24.00.00 Firmware I08.03.02 DSP 1 Meg Using R05.00.02 Astro Saber CPS, I am trying to input conventional frequencies in the Transmit and Receive fie...
by SYNTORX71MAN
Tue Mar 09, 2010 2:04 am
Forum: Radio Programming
Topic: XTS3000
Replies: 11
Views: 656

Re: XTS3000

Yes 05.03 is the latest and last CPS for the Astro Saber and the XTS3000, which for all intensive purposes is a astro saber in a new style case..LOL The XTS3000 is out of production now, as the XTS5000 took its place followed by the XTS2500 and now finally the APX series. The XTS3000 would be fine f...
by SYNTORX71MAN
Tue Mar 02, 2010 1:14 am
Forum: General Motorola Solutions & Legacy Radio Discussion
Topic: NTN8923 Belt Clip
Replies: 2
Views: 247

Re: NTN8923 Belt Clip

FYI, I also have a NTN8266B (91617E) listed as well for the XTS battery belt clip...That might help ya.
by SYNTORX71MAN
Thu Feb 25, 2010 1:48 am
Forum: Radio Programming
Topic: Programming System Saber III
Replies: 14
Views: 1983

Re: Programming System Saber III

I ran into the same problem from six different Ebay System Saber 3's. I had to go into my computer set up and diable the bios caching setting.
After that the RSS ran 100%. Make sure you are using a SLOW OLD computer 286, 386.
by SYNTORX71MAN
Tue Feb 09, 2010 1:33 pm
Forum: Legacy Batboard Motorola ASTRO (VSELP/IMBE/AMBE) Equipment Forum
Topic: APX 7500 Mobile Photo Tour
Replies: 6
Views: 981

Re: APX 7500 Mobile Photo Tour

Nice Job Peter!

Much appreciated for the virtual tour and info!!
by SYNTORX71MAN
Wed Jan 20, 2010 4:05 pm
Forum: Radio Programming
Topic: XTS3000 Programming Issue
Replies: 7
Views: 1129

Re: XTS3000 Programming Issue

If you just tested them (RIB, Cable) prior on another radio, that should rule out the wrong com port selected...Sounds like an internal problem
by SYNTORX71MAN
Fri Dec 25, 2009 2:00 am
Forum: General Motorola Solutions & Legacy Radio Discussion
Topic: Merry Christmas
Replies: 11
Views: 599

Re: Merry Christmas

Merry Christmas and a Happy Holiday Season to All! :D
by SYNTORX71MAN
Sun Dec 20, 2009 1:28 pm
Forum: Announcements and Forum News
Topic: Sad news:
Replies: 184
Views: 92541

Re: Sad news:

Agreed Lvguy, Hopefully somewhere Monty is still smiling down on us this christmas and forthcoming year...
by SYNTORX71MAN
Tue Oct 27, 2009 12:33 am
Forum: Radio Programming
Topic: EFJ MODEL STRING DECODE REQUEST
Replies: 3
Views: 867

Re: EFJ MODEL STRING DECODE REQUEST

Try:: The Radio Information Board • Index page Go to the EF Johnson section and do a model string request. The Zen God of EF Johnson, Mr. Intrinstically Safe can answer your model # question for you. -------------------------------------------------------------------------------- The Radio ...
by SYNTORX71MAN
Mon Oct 26, 2009 8:14 am
Forum: Radio Programming
Topic: XTS/XTL SMARTZONE 9600
Replies: 4
Views: 463

Re: XTS/XTL SMARTZONE 9600

Thanks Dave, I Appreciate the Info
by SYNTORX71MAN
Mon Oct 26, 2009 5:08 am
Forum: Radio Programming
Topic: XTS/XTL SMARTZONE 9600
Replies: 4
Views: 463

Re: XTS/XTL SMARTZONE 9600

Dave, I am looking to add at least two separate smartzone omni link 9600 systems, One in the 450-460 UHF Range, and a second system in the 406-420 UHF Range. I am a authorized user for a state and federal system. I wanted to know if both systems could co-exsist (be programmed on the same radio XTS o...
by SYNTORX71MAN
Sun Oct 25, 2009 1:26 pm
Forum: Radio Programming
Topic: XTS/XTL SMARTZONE 9600
Replies: 4
Views: 463

XTS/XTL SMARTZONE 9600

How many different P-25 Smartzone Omnilink 9600 systems will an XTS/XTL 5000 support?
Just wondering how many different systems and keys can be programmed on a single XTS 5000 or XTL 5000?
by SYNTORX71MAN
Mon Aug 31, 2009 2:08 pm
Forum: General Motorola Solutions & Legacy Radio Discussion
Topic: Impres Charger with Non-Lion Impres Batt
Replies: 4
Views: 586

Re: Impres Charger with Non-Lion Impres Batt

Did you try the old trick of pulling the battery out and putting it back in the charger within 10 seconds to force a charge?
by SYNTORX71MAN
Sun Aug 30, 2009 4:46 am
Forum: General Motorola Solutions & Legacy Radio Discussion
Topic: Impres Charger with Non-Lion Impres Batt
Replies: 4
Views: 586

Re: Impres Charger with Non-Lion Impres Batt

What is the charger indicator light doing? flashing red fast? or just staying yellow?
by SYNTORX71MAN
Tue Aug 25, 2009 2:23 pm
Forum: Radio Programming
Topic: programming cable for xts5000
Replies: 8
Views: 599

Re: programming cable for xts5000

King Solomon himself could not have spoken wiser...
by SYNTORX71MAN
Thu Aug 13, 2009 8:59 pm
Forum: Radio Programming
Topic: program the system saber3
Replies: 4
Views: 435

Re: program the system saber3

You need to create/add new modes to the zone, 16 modes maximum per zone, Push F1 for help tips while under the mode view info screen.
by SYNTORX71MAN
Tue Aug 11, 2009 1:30 am
Forum: General Motorola Solutions & Legacy Radio Discussion
Topic: Spectra Recap and Tuneup and Duplexer Tuning
Replies: 2
Views: 342

Re: Spectra Recap and Tuneup and Duplexer Tuning

Will is a A#1 stand up guy. He stays very busy. I would try to pm him again or call him. I will PM you him tele#

Also Bruce listed below from what I understand does the work as well
Bruce Lane, KC7GR
http://www.bluefeathertech.com/rf.html
by SYNTORX71MAN
Sat Aug 08, 2009 1:26 pm
Forum: Radio Programming
Topic: UHF Conventional Spectra Programming question
Replies: 4
Views: 503

Re: UHF Conventional Spectra Programming question

Thats a big negative ghostrider, the pattern is full..LOL No the govie band spectras cannot be pushed that far outta thier bandwidth with RSS You are far better of buying a dedicated 450-470 range model. They are pretty much dirt cheap now anyways on ebay and everywhere. Actually conventional astro ...
by SYNTORX71MAN
Mon Jul 20, 2009 12:25 pm
Forum: General Motorola Solutions & Legacy Radio Discussion
Topic: Motorola XTS 3000R
Replies: 3
Views: 980

Re: Motorola XTS 3000R

$175.00 max for the 3000 Model 1
by SYNTORX71MAN
Fri Jul 10, 2009 1:06 am
Forum: Legacy Batboard Motorola ASTRO (VSELP/IMBE/AMBE) Equipment Forum
Topic: XTS5000 Model Number Decoding
Replies: 1
Views: 207

Re: XTS5000 Model Number Decoding

I believe it should have a funny looking hex head style recessed pressure valve type screw on the radio frame on the inside below the vent ports when you remove the battery.
by SYNTORX71MAN
Mon Jul 06, 2009 1:33 am
Forum: Radio Programming
Topic: Syntor X9000 low band programming for 6 meters help needed
Replies: 14
Views: 2559

Re: Syntor X9000 low band programming for 6 meters help needed

Ditto on the above...The X9000 was the low band wide spread KING , the only other item close were GE's 950's and later GE Orions..Since the death moan of low band public safety most are used as boat anchors now...Crying Shame...Built like a tank too...You really need a old 286 or 386 computer in DOS...
by SYNTORX71MAN
Fri Jul 03, 2009 4:33 pm
Forum: Radio Programming
Topic: System Saber RSS Volume Question
Replies: 0
Views: 351

System Saber RSS Volume Question

In System Saber RSS is there a setting to increase/decrease the internal speaker volume in a System Saber?
The Minimum/Maximum level in the F2 service menu perhaps?
I was wondering if i am overlooking something...

Thx
P.
by SYNTORX71MAN
Sun Jun 21, 2009 3:11 pm
Forum: Radio Programming
Topic: APX7000 Portable CPS R01.00.00 readme file.
Replies: 14
Views: 3105

Re: APX7000 Portable CPS R01.00.00 readme file.

Motorola probably figures, If you can afford the APX then you can afford a new computer to run the CPS.....Sad
by SYNTORX71MAN
Fri Jun 19, 2009 12:06 pm
Forum: General Motorola Solutions & Legacy Radio Discussion
Topic: SPECTRA A3
Replies: 14
Views: 1451

Re: SPECTRA A3

Ditto to the ebay comment. Both A-3's and W3's remote cables have been poping up on ebay CHEAP $20-30 bucks lately. Thats how I got mine, and No longer speaker cable is necessary. The cable hookup and speaker plug pretty much explains itself when you see it in person.
by SYNTORX71MAN
Thu May 28, 2009 1:26 am
Forum: Radio Programming
Topic: spectra cables
Replies: 2
Views: 311

Re: spectra cables

Thanks!!
by SYNTORX71MAN
Wed May 27, 2009 5:56 pm
Forum: Radio Programming
Topic: spectra cables
Replies: 2
Views: 311

spectra cables

can a high power spectra program cable be used to program a high power astro spectra? Or are they two different cables?
Thx
P
by SYNTORX71MAN
Thu Apr 09, 2009 1:06 am
Forum: General Motorola Solutions & Legacy Radio Discussion
Topic: Spectra HHCH Operation
Replies: 9
Views: 712

Re: Spectra HHCH Operation

Spectra not Astro Spectra right? Usually the HHCH spectra scan list is programmed via the RSS, and the Scan switch just turns the scan on or off. The Rss lets you scan up to 16 channels including a priority 1 and 2. If I remember correctly its under the F-6 tab in the RSS, slaved mode scan or someth...
by SYNTORX71MAN
Thu Apr 02, 2009 10:36 am
Forum: General Motorola Solutions & Legacy Radio Discussion
Topic: "aftermarket" batteries (ebay)
Replies: 25
Views: 1586

Re: "aftermarket" batteries (ebay)

Not meaning to highjack t2k's thread but along the same lines as his initial question on ebay and aftermarket batteries. Any thoughts on the Alexander Blue Bottom batteries showing up recently on ebay?
by SYNTORX71MAN
Thu Mar 26, 2009 1:14 am
Forum: General Motorola Solutions & Legacy Radio Discussion
Topic: Favorite form factor?
Replies: 21
Views: 1329

Re: Favorite form factor?

Astro Saber, Sabers by Far...Only drawback was sitting them upright on a table...A sneeze would tumble them over...LOL
by SYNTORX71MAN
Mon Mar 23, 2009 1:06 am
Forum: General Motorola Solutions & Legacy Radio Discussion
Topic: analog vs digital radios
Replies: 7
Views: 941

Re: analog vs digital radios

Very well spoken Robert, and I'll add this: With our Digital system when you are out in a fringe area and try to transmit, all we get is a continous beep tone and a out of range on the radio display, be it portable or mobile unit. When the system was analog at least the dispatchers heard a weak or s...
by SYNTORX71MAN
Fri Mar 06, 2009 2:31 am
Forum: General Motorola Solutions & Legacy Radio Discussion
Topic: spectra scan capabilities
Replies: 12
Views: 1509

Re: spectra scan capabilities

The VHF Consolette I used to have I was able to program to scan, Does yours have the A-7 head on the front?
by SYNTORX71MAN
Wed Mar 04, 2009 4:05 am
Forum: General Motorola Solutions & Legacy Radio Discussion
Topic: spectra scan capabilities
Replies: 12
Views: 1509

Re: spectra scan capabilities

Did you program a scan list? I think it is under F6 on the Rss... You should be able to select and scan 16 channels maximum...Unsure of the zone issue though...I always had conventional spectras minus the zoning capability.

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