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by saberjerk
Sun Jul 22, 2018 2:38 pm
Forum: General Motorola Solutions & Legacy Radio Discussion
Topic: 99ch MT1000 with sp 88 error
Replies: 4
Views: 255

Re: 99ch MT1000 with sp 88 error

Thanks train radio guy. there is a mention of error 88 in repeater builder. pl out of lock.
by saberjerk
Wed Jul 04, 2018 6:45 am
Forum: General Motorola Solutions & Legacy Radio Discussion
Topic: 99ch MT1000 with sp 88 error
Replies: 4
Views: 255

Re: 99ch MT1000 with sp 88 error

Did I post this in the wrong place ? Or just nobody knows about these old radios ?
by saberjerk
Sun Jul 01, 2018 8:25 am
Forum: General Motorola Solutions & Legacy Radio Discussion
Topic: 99ch MT1000 with sp 88 error
Replies: 4
Views: 255

99ch MT1000 with sp 88 error

I have a VHF MT1000 with the 88 vco unlock error. Only this radio is behaving very strangely. I see the sp 88 error pop up when turning on the radio. Doesn't seem to matter what channel it was left on. But when scrolling through the channels if you reach channel 88 the radio locks up. You can't do a...
by saberjerk
Tue Feb 28, 2017 11:45 am
Forum: ASTRO Series (Astro Saber, Spectra, XTS3000/3500) Subscribers
Topic: astro spectra mobiles out of band
Replies: 5
Views: 1030

Re: astro spectra mobiles out of band

Ok thanks d119 for the response. I will look into the cps. But that didn't answer my question on the astrolab for astro spectra's. Has anyone tried the procedure in the model specific section for astro mobiles ? Did the B03.04.00 version of astrolab read your spectra ? I think this must be an error ...
by saberjerk
Mon Feb 27, 2017 11:34 am
Forum: ASTRO Series (Astro Saber, Spectra, XTS3000/3500) Subscribers
Topic: astro spectra mobiles out of band
Replies: 5
Views: 1030

astro spectra mobiles out of band

In the model specific section of batlabs under astro mobiles there is a section on being able to operate out of band by moding the runtime.odb file. "Out of Band Information If you are using Depot Version B03.04.00 you should be able to change the bandsplits by hex editing the Runtime.odb file....
by saberjerk
Tue Feb 14, 2017 11:58 am
Forum: ASTRO Experimental - How to do things a little out of the box
Topic: Can a Q split codeplug be opened to S or R ?
Replies: 0
Views: 680

Can a Q split codeplug be opened to S or R ?

I have an Astro spectra W9 codeplug archive that is on Q split. My question is can that Q split record be opened up to R or S split ?
Is there any kind of mod to make this record useable ?
thanks
by saberjerk
Tue Feb 14, 2017 11:54 am
Forum: ASTRO Experimental - How to do things a little out of the box
Topic: Changing W4 codeplug to a W9 for astro spectra
Replies: 7
Views: 906

Re: Changing W4 codeplug to a W9 for astro spectra

Ok I have a W9 astro spectra archive on Q split. Can that be opened up to include R or S split ?
by saberjerk
Sat Feb 11, 2017 7:29 am
Forum: ASTRO Series (Astro Saber, Spectra, XTS3000/3500) Subscribers
Topic: XTS3000 CodePlug
Replies: 3
Views: 885

Re: XTS3000 CodePlug

The codeplug supersite has the .cpg file but I don't think that will help you.
I have some VHF xts3000 srecs but that's all I have. Sorry
by saberjerk
Sat Feb 11, 2017 7:16 am
Forum: ASTRO Series (Astro Saber, Spectra, XTS3000/3500) Subscribers
Topic: ASTRO Spectra Service Work Needed - Looking to hire!
Replies: 8
Views: 1558

Re: ASTRO Spectra Service Work Needed - Looking to hire!

That will require a code plug change !! I've been asking on this forum for weeks and no one will help you.
I've been looking for that exact srec and all I get is crickets.
Sorry I couldn't help you. Believe me if I had that srec I would share it with you. ;-(
by saberjerk
Fri Feb 10, 2017 6:32 am
Forum: General Motorola Solutions & Legacy Radio Discussion
Topic: Need srec for UHF W9 astro spectra
Replies: 3
Views: 698

Need srec for UHF W9 astro spectra

I have an astro spectra UHF W9 with corrupted codeplug. Sure would like to find someone who will share an srec from a similar radio.
Has to be srecord or archive format. The .cpg files won't work for this.
thanks
by saberjerk
Thu Feb 09, 2017 4:29 pm
Forum: ASTRO Experimental - How to do things a little out of the box
Topic: Changing W4 codeplug to a W9 for astro spectra
Replies: 7
Views: 906

Re: Changing W4 codeplug to a W9 for astro spectra

Seems these srecords aren't that easy to get after all !
by saberjerk
Thu Feb 09, 2017 4:23 pm
Forum: ASTRO Series (Astro Saber, Spectra, XTS3000/3500) Subscribers
Topic: astro spectra with fail 01/92
Replies: 7
Views: 1001

Re: astro spectra with fail 01/92

Well it looks like these srecords aren't that easy to get !
by saberjerk
Thu Feb 09, 2017 10:01 am
Forum: Radio Programming
Topic: I need a UHF W9 astro spectra code plug
Replies: 1
Views: 682

Re: I need a UHF W9 astro spectra code plug

Still looking for a Astro Spectra W9 UHF srec
by saberjerk
Wed Feb 08, 2017 11:09 am
Forum: ASTRO Series (Astro Saber, Spectra, XTS3000/3500) Subscribers
Topic: I need a UHF W9 astro spectra code plug
Replies: 4
Views: 769

Re: I need a UHF W9 astro spectra code plug

I guess I have to be more specific about what I need. The code plug I require needs to be of either the archive or srecord format.
Files with .cpg extension won't work for my application as far as I know.
If someone knows how to convert a .cpg file let me know.
thanks
by saberjerk
Tue Feb 07, 2017 7:47 am
Forum: Radio Programming
Topic: MTS2000 CPS on Windows 7 64 Bit????
Replies: 10
Views: 3447

Re: MTS2000 CPS on Windows 7 64 Bit????

Any help would be great
by saberjerk
Tue Feb 07, 2017 7:46 am
Forum: ASTRO Series (Astro Saber, Spectra, XTS3000/3500) Subscribers
Topic: astro spectra with fail 01/92
Replies: 7
Views: 1001

Re: astro spectra with fail 01/92

Any kind of UHF W9 codeplug would be great if anyone has one.
thanks
by saberjerk
Tue Feb 07, 2017 7:45 am
Forum: ASTRO Series (Astro Saber, Spectra, XTS3000/3500) Subscribers
Topic: I need a UHF W9 astro spectra code plug
Replies: 4
Views: 769

Re: I need a UHF W9 astro spectra code plug

Hello thanks for the reply.
Analog would be fine thank you.
by saberjerk
Tue Feb 07, 2017 7:43 am
Forum: ASTRO Experimental - How to do things a little out of the box
Topic: Changing W4 codeplug to a W9 for astro spectra
Replies: 7
Views: 906

Re: Changing W4 codeplug to a W9 for astro spectra

Hello wavetar
You wouldn't have a W9 plug for a UHF astro spectra would you ?
by saberjerk
Mon Feb 06, 2017 11:23 am
Forum: Radio Programming
Topic: I need a UHF W9 astro spectra code plug
Replies: 1
Views: 682

I need a UHF W9 astro spectra code plug

Anybody have a UHF code plug for the Astro Spectra that will support a W9 head ?
438-470 or 450-512 would be just fine.
Or does anyone know someone who could help me ?
The radio has a 1meg vocon so just about anything would work.
thanks
by saberjerk
Sun Feb 05, 2017 2:34 pm
Forum: ASTRO Experimental - How to do things a little out of the box
Topic: Changing W4 codeplug to a W9 for astro spectra
Replies: 7
Views: 906

Changing W4 codeplug to a W9 for astro spectra

Is there a way to change a W4 codeplug to accept a W9 head on an ASTRO SPECTRA?
Man regular spectra's have been hacked to death and they are easy.
Seems people have neglected the astro spectra's and the astro sabers for that matter.
I know I just need to get a W9 code plug. Easier said then done.
by saberjerk
Sun Feb 05, 2017 9:05 am
Forum: ASTRO Series (Astro Saber, Spectra, XTS3000/3500) Subscribers
Topic: I need a UHF W9 astro spectra code plug
Replies: 4
Views: 769

I need a UHF W9 astro spectra code plug

I need a UHF W9 astro spectra code plug. Either 438-470 or 450-512. Trunk mount with W9 head. Maybe something similar to this. T04RKH9PW9AN. Anything that will do GMRS and the W9 head. So who do I need to talk to ? Yes I tried the code plug super site and didn't see anything. Any help will be apprec...
by saberjerk
Sun Feb 05, 2017 7:47 am
Forum: ASTRO Series (Astro Saber, Spectra, XTS3000/3500) Subscribers
Topic: astro spectra with fail 01/92
Replies: 7
Views: 1001

Re: astro spectra with fail 01/92

Ok Jim I will list the programming setup.
The computer is an older dell notebook with p4 and 1ghz
Motorola rib and cable for low power spectra.
Software is astro spectra CPS ver R05.03.00

Yes considering that I couldn't even read the radio why would I get fail 01/92 ??
by saberjerk
Sat Feb 04, 2017 2:41 pm
Forum: ASTRO Series (Astro Saber, Spectra, XTS3000/3500) Subscribers
Topic: astro spectra with fail 01/92
Replies: 7
Views: 1001

astro spectra with fail 01/92

Do you know how hard it is to search for 01/92 when the search engine doesn't recognize it because it's too common ??? Anyway I have this astro spectra that has a FAIL 01/92. Was just trying to read the radio but never could. This error pops up and now won't let me even read the radio. model D04RKF9...
by saberjerk
Wed Oct 12, 2016 5:55 am
Forum: Radio Programming
Topic: Jedi series programming / flashing cable ?
Replies: 4
Views: 701

Re: Jedi series programming / flashing cable ?

spectragod pm sent. let me know if you didn't get it
by saberjerk
Tue Oct 11, 2016 10:20 am
Forum: Radio Programming
Topic: Jedi series programming / flashing cable ?
Replies: 4
Views: 701

Re: Jedi series programming / flashing cable ?

Not if I'm flashing MT2100 firmware. No smartrib required. But I still need the above mentioned cable
by saberjerk
Tue Oct 11, 2016 8:02 am
Forum: Radio Programming
Topic: Jedi series programming / flashing cable ?
Replies: 4
Views: 701

Jedi series programming / flashing cable ?

Yes I know I should spend the big bucks and pay Ma M for the real deal !??!?! What would be the best cable, connectors to use to build my own cable for the flashable jedi series of radios ? I see lots of cables on sleazebay to possibly use as raw material for the service cable. Just would like to he...
by saberjerk
Fri Oct 07, 2016 6:38 am
Forum: General Motorola Solutions & Legacy Radio Discussion
Topic: Conversion MTS2000 800mhz to VHF ;-)
Replies: 4
Views: 975

Re: Conversion MTS2000 800mhz to VHF ;-)

You are probably right Gary ;-) I did get an email from Andreas though if anyone cares. Thank you Andreas for your email. Now I just need to figure this all out. Hello! You have to change the RF-board and flash the controller with 2100 series firmware. Create a default codeplug with this:http://www....
by saberjerk
Thu Oct 06, 2016 7:44 am
Forum: General Motorola Solutions & Legacy Radio Discussion
Topic: Conversion MTS2000 800mhz to VHF ;-)
Replies: 4
Views: 975

Re: Conversion MTS2000 800mhz to VHF ;-)

Yeah I know this is an old radio. Guess no one really cares about these anymore.
by saberjerk
Thu Oct 06, 2016 7:07 am
Forum: General Motorola Solutions & Legacy Radio Discussion
Topic: MTS2000 800Mhz SREC NEEDED
Replies: 6
Views: 3001

Re: MTS2000 800Mhz SREC NEEDED

I'm pretty sure that if you just dump in any old srec you will get toolproof error. You have to save the original and guard it with your life.
No one here seems to be interested in these radios and their problems anymore. Their afraid of ol ma M !!
by saberjerk
Tue Oct 04, 2016 11:36 am
Forum: General Motorola Solutions & Legacy Radio Discussion
Topic: Conversion MTS2000 800mhz to VHF ;-)
Replies: 4
Views: 975

Conversion MTS2000 800mhz to VHF ;-)

I would like to convert my 800mhz MTS2000 into a vhf radio. I have heard that the HT1000 RF boards will work in the MTS2000. I am very aware of the toolproofing issue. And I don't find much on this board to resolve this issue. So to accomplish this feat I'm thinking I will have to convert the radio ...
by saberjerk
Thu Sep 29, 2016 5:54 am
Forum: Converting Motorola Equipment to 900MHz Amateur
Topic: MTS2000 CPS 2.00.03 900 MHz band edges
Replies: 5
Views: 2955

Re: MTS2000 CPS 2.00.03 900 MHz band edges

keep looking there is info around on band edge mods for even the newest cps
by saberjerk
Thu Sep 29, 2016 5:51 am
Forum: Converting Motorola Equipment to 900MHz Amateur
Topic: MTS2000 CPS to 900 Amateur
Replies: 5
Views: 2964

Re: MTS2000 CPS to 900 Amateur

there is a lot of info on hacking the bandsplit of the mts2000 rss and cps
by saberjerk
Thu Sep 29, 2016 5:49 am
Forum: General Motorola Solutions & Legacy Radio Discussion
Topic: MTS2000 R02.03 Firmware
Replies: 2
Views: 1007

Re: MTS2000 R02.03 Firmware

That is really old firmware for either MT or MTS.
by saberjerk
Thu Sep 29, 2016 5:47 am
Forum: Radio Programming
Topic: MTS2000 CPS on Windows 7 64 Bit????
Replies: 10
Views: 3447

Re: MTS2000 CPS on Windows 7 64 Bit????

What is the firmware rev of the radio ? There is a breaking point in firmware rev that will not play well with CPS. It is possible that CPS will never work with 64 bit systems.
by saberjerk
Thu Sep 29, 2016 5:45 am
Forum: Radio Programming
Topic: MTS2000 & CPS...
Replies: 9
Views: 1538

Re: MTS2000 & CPS...

Have you tried a real rib with a slower dos only computer ?
by saberjerk
Thu Sep 29, 2016 5:42 am
Forum: Radio Programming
Topic: MTS2000 Key Error
Replies: 4
Views: 872

Re: MTS2000 Key Error

How rare are encryption boards for the mts2000 ?
by saberjerk
Thu Sep 29, 2016 5:35 am
Forum: General Motorola Solutions & Legacy Radio Discussion
Topic: MTS2000 800Mhz SREC NEEDED
Replies: 6
Views: 3001

Re: MTS2000 800Mhz SREC NEEDED

spectragod are you saying just get another mts2000 controller ? How is that going to work ? Even if you have a good s-record it will still be out of tune with your existing hardware. What controller do you suggest ?
by saberjerk
Mon Sep 26, 2016 8:57 am
Forum: General Motorola Solutions & Legacy Radio Discussion
Topic: JEDI Series Controller Board #'s, Who has a list?
Replies: 11
Views: 17331

Re: JEDI Series Controller Board #'s, Who has a list?

Has anyone done more research on the MTS2000 toolproof issue ? There has to be some MOTO gods here that know how to fix this issue ;-)
Done a lot of searching and can only come up with the work done by Monty (RIP BROTHER) not much else.
PM me
by saberjerk
Mon Sep 26, 2016 8:50 am
Forum: Converting Motorola Equipment to 900MHz Amateur
Topic: MTS2000 CPS to 900 Amateur
Replies: 5
Views: 2964

Re: MTS2000 CPS to 900 Amateur

Has anyone visited the MTS2000 toolproof problem as of late ??? After searching the only serious stuff was from the Monty ??? RIP BROTHER !!! There is a lot of MTS2000 CPS and RSS bandsplit mods on here and other sites. Look here: http://www.batlabs.com/mtsx.html and here: http://www.qsl.net/kb9mwr/...
by saberjerk
Mon Sep 26, 2016 8:40 am
Forum: General Motorola Solutions & Legacy Radio Discussion
Topic: MTS2000 800Mhz SREC NEEDED
Replies: 6
Views: 3001

Re: MTS2000 800Mhz SREC NEEDED

Has anyone visited the toolproof issue with the MTS2000 lately ? The only serious work I can find is with Monty back on 04. RIP brother.

I found 800mhz codeplugs on the codeplug super site: http://codeplugsupersite.com/
Don't know if their in s-rec format or not.
by saberjerk
Sat Sep 24, 2016 11:50 am
Forum: General Motorola Solutions & Legacy Radio Discussion
Topic: Guide: Upgrading GM1200/GP1200 to MC2100/MT2100
Replies: 5
Views: 15197

Re: Guide: Upgrading GM1200/GP1200 to MC2100/MT2100

Someone needs to update this thread. Most of the vital links are dead.
by saberjerk
Wed Jan 06, 2016 9:40 am
Forum: General Motorola Solutions & Legacy Radio Discussion
Topic: Novus plastic polish and radio displays
Replies: 12
Views: 2365

Re: Novus plastic polish and radio displays

ok great I'll give that a try. The rest of the housing is good just that horribly scratched window.
The plastic polish would have worked except for that AR coating.
thanks
by saberjerk
Wed Jan 06, 2016 7:55 am
Forum: General Motorola Solutions & Legacy Radio Discussion
Topic: Novus plastic polish and radio displays
Replies: 12
Views: 2365

Re: Novus plastic polish and radio displays

What did you do ? Just push on the window ? These are glued in good to be splash proof.
I do have some model 2 housings from doing conversions.
I'll have to take a look at the windows and see what I can do.
thanks for the help
by saberjerk
Mon Jan 04, 2016 12:47 pm
Forum: General Motorola Solutions & Legacy Radio Discussion
Topic: Novus plastic polish and radio displays
Replies: 12
Views: 2365

Re: Novus plastic polish and radio displays

Well I guess I have 2 questions.
How did you get the old window out ? They are really glued in there.
And where did you get the replacement window ? Or did you rob it from another case?
thanks

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