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by ScannerDan
Tue Aug 21, 2018 11:09 am
Forum: ASTRO25 Series (XTS/XTL 1500/2500/5000) Subscribers
Topic: XTS2500 Transmitting After Being Turned Off?
Replies: 3
Views: 511

Re: XTS2500 Transmitting After Being Turned Off?

Sounds like an issue with the lapel mic. Did you by chance remove it to see if the problem goes away?
by ScannerDan
Mon Dec 04, 2017 2:02 pm
Forum: APX Series Subscribers
Topic: Dual Band APX 7500 ??
Replies: 6
Views: 1126

Re: Dual Band APX 7500 ??

It's easier to think of APX radios as very broadbanded single-band radios rather than true dual-band radios. For one thing dual concurrent RX isn't supported, and you can't do cross-band repeat. You can, however, mix and match frequencies in any configuration you can think of, including TX on one b...
by ScannerDan
Thu Nov 30, 2017 1:13 pm
Forum: APX Series Subscribers
Topic: APX 7500 Flashcode
Replies: 5
Views: 866

Re: APX 7500 Flashcode

jmr061 wrote:http://www.akardam.net/moto/tools/



Thank you for providing the proper decoder ring link..
by ScannerDan
Thu Nov 30, 2017 9:02 am
Forum: APX Series Subscribers
Topic: APX 7500 Flashcode
Replies: 5
Views: 866

APX 7500 Flashcode

Care to comment on this APX 7500 flashcode? 985358-011690-2 Q806/G806 IMBE / APCO-25 Digital Operation H15/H44 H15 is Astro Data / H44 is VRM500 for MCS2000 only H868/W298 Conventional Multikey and Analog Conventional MDC OTAR G170/H43 Remote Monitor and Radio Trace H45 Smartnet Trunking Type I H39 ...
by ScannerDan
Wed Nov 29, 2017 1:56 pm
Forum: APX Series Subscribers
Topic: Dual Band APX 7500 ??
Replies: 6
Views: 1126

Re: Dual Band APX 7500 ??

[/quote] There is no "switching". It's automatic. When you change channels, you can change to any UHF or VHF frequency/personality. You can also have UHF and VHF personalities in a given scan list.[/quote] So each personality/zone can be a combination of Uhf and Vhf frequencies? I will hav...
by ScannerDan
Wed Nov 29, 2017 1:27 pm
Forum: APX Series Subscribers
Topic: Dual Band APX 7500 ??
Replies: 6
Views: 1126

Dual Band APX 7500 ??

My agency has dual band, Uhf, Vhf, APX 7500 with O5 control head and advanced microphone installed in the vehicles, however no one seems to know how to switch between the two bands. UHF is our primary frequency while Vhf is used for mutual aid. I have read through the APX™ Mobile Radio User Guide an...
by ScannerDan
Fri Nov 24, 2017 8:23 am
Forum: ASTRO Series (Astro Saber, Spectra, XTS3000/3500) Subscribers
Topic: P-25 Secure problems
Replies: 2
Views: 1196

Re: P-25 Secure problems

Thank you for the post it was helpful..
by ScannerDan
Sun Nov 12, 2017 11:57 am
Forum: General Motorola Solutions & Legacy Radio Discussion
Topic: Saber battery to MX/KVL battery adapter
Replies: 1
Views: 577

Saber battery to MX/KVL battery adapter

Good Day all,

Does anyone know the Motorola Mdl number to convert a MX radio or KVL T3011DX to use the Saber batteries? I think they were called MX-Saber battery adapter.

Thank you
by ScannerDan
Sun Aug 27, 2017 11:38 am
Forum: APX Series Subscribers
Topic: APX codeplug needed
Replies: 0
Views: 1203

APX codeplug needed

Good Day all, I recently installed a current copy of the APX CPS and need a codeplug so that I can practice using the CPS before I attempt to read or program my APX radio (which I'm waiting on) It doesn't matter that frequencies the plug is o, however I would prefer a mobile plug. I just need one so...
by ScannerDan
Sun Mar 19, 2017 1:03 pm
Forum: Radio Programming
Topic: Data Link Manager
Replies: 2
Views: 1459

Re: Data Link Manager

No one?? For I have been wondering about this also.
by ScannerDan
Sun Jan 08, 2017 11:44 am
Forum: ASTRO Series (Astro Saber, Spectra, XTS3000/3500) Subscribers
Topic: NTN1606 remote mounting
Replies: 3
Views: 1143

Re: NTN1606 remote mounting

I believe that the unit has a ignition sense wire but I can live with not turning off the radio from the control head. Thank you for your reply
by ScannerDan
Sat Jan 07, 2017 1:33 pm
Forum: ASTRO Series (Astro Saber, Spectra, XTS3000/3500) Subscribers
Topic: NTN1606 remote mounting
Replies: 3
Views: 1143

NTN1606 remote mounting

Is it possible to remote mount a NTN1606 XTS Vehicular Adapter in the trunk and then use cat 5 cable to wire the MOTOROLA PLN7737B HANDHELD CONTROL HEAD and speaker into the cab of the vehicle?
by ScannerDan
Mon Nov 28, 2016 6:16 am
Forum: ASTRO Series (Astro Saber, Spectra, XTS3000/3500) Subscribers
Topic: UHF XTS3000 deaf when not on scan
Replies: 5
Views: 2408

Re: UHF XTS3000 deaf when not on scan

No I do not have any signaling enabled for this is a receive only personality with CSQ on the receive frequency.
by ScannerDan
Fri Nov 25, 2016 1:48 pm
Forum: ASTRO Series (Astro Saber, Spectra, XTS3000/3500) Subscribers
Topic: UHF XTS3000 deaf when not on scan
Replies: 5
Views: 2408

UHF XTS3000 deaf when not on scan

Hi all, I’m having a unique issue with a UHF XTS3000, II. When the unit is ON scan it will decode audio perfectly however, when I turn the scan off the radio will not decode audio. The two analog personalities are set up as receive only, carrier receive squelch, 2.5 kHz narrow band. I tried all thre...
by ScannerDan
Mon Oct 27, 2014 5:22 am
Forum: General Motorola Solutions & Legacy Radio Discussion
Topic: What happened to the www.p25.ca/forum.php
Replies: 3
Views: 2867

Re: What happened to the www.p25.ca/forum.php

MTS2000des wrote:It hasn't gone anywhere, it's now known as Communications Support forum:

http://communications.support/forum.php


That's why I kept getting an error for I had it bookmarked under the old name
by ScannerDan
Sun Oct 26, 2014 9:17 pm
Forum: General Motorola Solutions & Legacy Radio Discussion
Topic: What happened to the www.p25.ca/forum.php
Replies: 3
Views: 2867

What happened to the www.p25.ca/forum.php

Does anyone know what happened to the (www.p25.ca/forum.php ) forum???
by ScannerDan
Sat Nov 30, 2013 7:45 am
Forum: Legacy Batboard Motorola ASTRO (VSELP/IMBE/AMBE) Equipment Forum
Topic: MODAT on an XTS3000
Replies: 5
Views: 1367

Re: MODAT on an XTS3000

MTS2000 wrote: A fellow board member has it right now doing a Firmware and Flashcode update.


I need to have my XTS3000 firmware updated who are you using and what are they charging per firmware upgrade>
by ScannerDan
Sun Nov 03, 2013 4:28 pm
Forum: Legacy Batboard Motorola ASTRO (VSELP/IMBE/AMBE) Equipment Forum
Topic: XTL W series Programming Cable Help
Replies: 8
Views: 778

Re: XTL W series Programming Cable Help

HKN6155 Serial Port (RS232) Programming / FLASHport Cable ASTRO Spectra Plus CPS HKN6183 GCAI RS232 Program/ Flashport Cable Programming Mid or High Power Radios through control head or TIB GCAI connector on transceiver. HKN6184 GCAI USB Program/ Flashport Cable Programming Mid or High Power Radios...
by ScannerDan
Sat Nov 02, 2013 7:10 pm
Forum: Legacy Batboard Motorola ASTRO (VSELP/IMBE/AMBE) Equipment Forum
Topic: XTL W series Programming Cable Help
Replies: 8
Views: 778

Re: XTL5000 Programming Question(s)

escomm wrote:You are not using the programming cable, you're using the data cable. You need either HKN6160 for RS232 or HKN6163 for USB. HTH


Thank you..
by ScannerDan
Sat Nov 02, 2013 5:40 pm
Forum: Legacy Batboard Motorola ASTRO (VSELP/IMBE/AMBE) Equipment Forum
Topic: XTL W series Programming Cable Help
Replies: 8
Views: 778

Re: XTL5000 Programming Question(s)

I still need clarifications on which is the proper programming cable for this thing. I guess it depends on which radio interface connector you want to use. On the mid power radios, you have access to the USB connections directly on the rear accessory connector. This is the cable that I have made up...
by ScannerDan
Thu Oct 31, 2013 2:19 pm
Forum: Legacy Batboard Motorola ASTRO (VSELP/IMBE/AMBE) Equipment Forum
Topic: The XTS portable radio will be cancelled as of November 30,
Replies: 11
Views: 1882

The XTS portable radio will be cancelled as of November 30,

The XTS lines portable radios will be cancelled as of November 30, 2013, with the last order entry date of October 31, 2013. APX series will replace the line.
by ScannerDan
Tue Oct 29, 2013 5:17 pm
Forum: Legacy Batboard Motorola ASTRO (VSELP/IMBE/AMBE) Equipment Forum
Topic: XTL W series Programming Cable Help
Replies: 8
Views: 778

Re: XTL5000 Programming Question(s)

I still need clarifications on which is the proper programming cable for this thing.
by ScannerDan
Tue Oct 29, 2013 3:01 pm
Forum: Legacy Batboard Motorola ASTRO (VSELP/IMBE/AMBE) Equipment Forum
Topic: XTL W series Programming Cable Help
Replies: 8
Views: 778

XTL W series Programming Cable Help

Model No: M20K S S9PW1AN. Low/Mid power, max of 50w. If you've got a W series head remote kit on it, you'll need the HKN6155 Astro Spectra+ / XTL cable. There's rumors you can use one of the HKN616x series data cables to program the radio from the rear connector, but I've never heard of this being ...
by ScannerDan
Sat Oct 19, 2013 8:55 am
Forum: Legacy Batboard Motorola ASTRO (VSELP/IMBE/AMBE) Equipment Forum
Topic: XTS3000 won't unmute with PL enabled
Replies: 17
Views: 975

Re: XTS3000 won't unmute with PL enabled

I just checked the configuration of my XTS3000 and sure enough all the personalities were set up for "wide" not narrow band. Changed all TX Deviation to 2.5 KHZ and guess what?? My unit now can hear!!! Thanks all for ur input on the batboard!!!!
by ScannerDan
Sat Oct 19, 2013 7:25 am
Forum: Legacy Batboard Motorola ASTRO (VSELP/IMBE/AMBE) Equipment Forum
Topic: XTS3000 won't unmute with PL enabled
Replies: 17
Views: 975

Re: XTS3000 won't unmute with PL enabled

The 2.5KHz did it! It's just a little counter-intuitive that the TX deviation affects to RX side, but I don't care at this point! The reception is a little scratchy in the basement of the building I'm in right now, but that just means it will work even better when I'm outside, considering I wasn't ...
by ScannerDan
Fri May 03, 2013 8:07 pm
Forum: Legacy Batboard Motorola ASTRO (VSELP/IMBE/AMBE) Equipment Forum
Topic: XTS3000 won't unmute with PL enabled
Replies: 17
Views: 975

Re: XTS3000 won't unmute with PL enabled

I have a UHF XTS3000 and on one particular frequency with a PL of 100.0 it won't unmute. I can hear it fine on CSQ and it shows the light with the PL enabled. I created a completely new channel for it and set the squelch to 3. I can hear another frequency fine with the same PL. I have the channel s...
by ScannerDan
Wed Apr 25, 2012 6:08 pm
Forum: Legacy Batboard Motorola ASTRO (VSELP/IMBE/AMBE) Equipment Forum
Topic: VHF XTS 3000 programming question
Replies: 1
Views: 318

Re: VHF XTS 3000 programming question

NEVER MIND NY DUMB ASS FIGURED IT OUT LOL
by ScannerDan
Wed Apr 25, 2012 6:00 pm
Forum: Legacy Batboard Motorola ASTRO (VSELP/IMBE/AMBE) Equipment Forum
Topic: VHF XTS 3000 programming question
Replies: 1
Views: 318

VHF XTS 3000 programming question

Hi all, I have a unique situation going on with a VHF XTS 3000 radio that was purchased from Ebay. The radio is as stated a VHF XTS 3000 flash code 501004-000000-3 it is in excellent condition and was a former "Union Pacific Railroad" radio. The radio was originally programmed with convent...
by ScannerDan
Thu Aug 11, 2011 10:31 am
Forum: Software & Firmware Releases & Issues
Topic: Astro25 series release & revision history (UPDATED 11/20/10)
Replies: 15
Views: 9368

Re: Astro25 series release & revision history (UPDATED 11/20

So what is the most recent version of the ASTRO 25 CPS in use now??
by ScannerDan
Tue Jan 05, 2010 3:48 pm
Forum: General Motorola Solutions & Legacy Radio Discussion
Topic: Data Link Manager
Replies: 0
Views: 1392

Data Link Manager

I just received my new patrol Tahoe with two XTL5000 radios installed and included with the instruction manuals was a Motorola Data Link Manager R01.01.00 (NVN5314B) What is this used for?

Thanks
by ScannerDan
Wed Aug 19, 2009 5:12 am
Forum: Computer/Technical Assistance
Topic: installation guide for mw520
Replies: 1
Views: 1043

Re: installation guide for mw520

hello guys ! i have a mw520 with havis shield bracket. i would like to mount this on my p71 car model 1993. Have you got any documentation, notice or installation guide for mount the bracket ? photo will be appreciate too ! thank you v.much ! ciao ! Try and give this Yahoo group a try there is some...
by ScannerDan
Sun Jul 19, 2009 8:43 am
Forum: Computer/Technical Assistance
Topic: MW-520 Product Information
Replies: 2
Views: 7930

Re: MW-520 Product Information

Randyclements wrote:how can i get copies of the manuals?

Randyclements


Try the following Yahoo group: http://tech.groups.yahoo.com/group/mw520/
by ScannerDan
Mon Jun 01, 2009 12:51 pm
Forum: General Motorola Solutions & Legacy Radio Discussion
Topic: Spectra speaker ?
Replies: 2
Views: 373

Re: Spectra speaker ?

Thank you..
by ScannerDan
Mon Jun 01, 2009 7:21 am
Forum: General Motorola Solutions & Legacy Radio Discussion
Topic: Spectra speaker ?
Replies: 2
Views: 373

Spectra speaker ?

Hi all,

I was wondering if an old Spectra speaker can be used as a scanner speaker or for any other type of radio?

Thanks

Dan...
by ScannerDan
Fri May 15, 2009 7:29 am
Forum: General Motorola Solutions & Legacy Radio Discussion
Topic: XTL 1500 question
Replies: 7
Views: 655

Re: XTL 1500 question

escomm wrote:accessory connector works too


Yeah the radio is already mounted withing a console so I'm trying to make this as easy as possible. I was able to read the radio via the Mic connector so I'm assuming the write will work the same.

Thanks all
by ScannerDan
Sun May 03, 2009 5:09 pm
Forum: General Motorola Solutions & Legacy Radio Discussion
Topic: XTL 1500 question
Replies: 7
Views: 655

Re: XTL 1500 question

thank you
by ScannerDan
Sun May 03, 2009 3:13 pm
Forum: General Motorola Solutions & Legacy Radio Discussion
Topic: XTL 1500 question
Replies: 7
Views: 655

Re: XTL 1500 question

escomm wrote:yes


And I'm assuming that it's through the Mic connector correct???
by ScannerDan
Sun May 03, 2009 7:59 am
Forum: General Motorola Solutions & Legacy Radio Discussion
Topic: XTL 1500 question
Replies: 7
Views: 655

XTL 1500 question

Hey all,

Question, will a XTL5000 USB programming cable also work on a XTL1500???

thanks

Dan..
by ScannerDan
Mon Apr 13, 2009 10:11 am
Forum: Computer/Technical Assistance
Topic: GPS Mapping software
Replies: 2
Views: 1308

GPS Mapping software

Hi All,

What is the most common OEM or aftermarket GPS mapping software used in police and fire MDC's?

Thanks

Dan..
by ScannerDan
Sun Mar 29, 2009 1:08 pm
Forum: General Motorola Solutions & Legacy Radio Discussion
Topic: RLN1001A Saber Battery conditioner manual needed
Replies: 3
Views: 564

Re: RLN1001A Saber Battery conditioner manual needed

corruptRSS wrote:hey Dan,

ever find a manual ? I'm now looking.

thanks,

jack



Yeah never did find a copy... Oh well thats life
by ScannerDan
Wed Feb 25, 2009 7:17 pm
Forum: Computer/Technical Assistance
Topic: MW-520 internal GPS ?
Replies: 3
Views: 1264

Re: MW-520 internal GPS ?

Your back in New York??????
by ScannerDan
Sat Feb 21, 2009 5:03 pm
Forum: Computer/Technical Assistance
Topic: MW-520 internal GPS ?
Replies: 3
Views: 1264

Re: MW-520 internal GPS ?

Thanks for all the help but I figured it out. The Trimble SKii has an out put of Comport 2, 4800-8-N-1 in the Motorola MW-520
by ScannerDan
Sat Feb 14, 2009 4:39 pm
Forum: Computer/Technical Assistance
Topic: MW-520 internal GPS ?
Replies: 3
Views: 1264

MW-520 internal GPS ?

i have a MW-520 F5205a with a Trimble internal GPS receiver on comport 2. I.m using the Trimble GPS Controller version 2.15 and it will communicate properly with the GPS receiver. However, when I attempt to configure the GPS receiver using Microsoft street & trips 2006 it will not show com port ...
by ScannerDan
Sat Jan 24, 2009 7:45 am
Forum: Radio Programming
Topic: What's the latest Astro CPS version
Replies: 2
Views: 413

What's the latest Astro CPS version

Hi all,

I'm curious as to what is the latest and greatest Astro 25 CPS version out there?

Thanks

Dan..
by ScannerDan
Sun Sep 14, 2008 5:10 pm
Forum: General Motorola Solutions & Legacy Radio Discussion
Topic: Who lives in Kern County?
Replies: 7
Views: 966

Re: Who lives in Kern County?

It's been good while since I been to TRW.... need to go back there and see whats new. Its a hit or miss thing. usually on the last sat of the month early morning. Maybe if I offer a free troy console with cup holder, lock box, W9/A9 spectra head mount and Garmin face plate if there willing to pick ...
by ScannerDan
Sun Aug 03, 2008 10:48 am
Forum: General Motorola Solutions & Legacy Radio Discussion
Topic: APX7000 ... M's shot across the bow of Thales...
Replies: 81
Views: 13171

Re: Hrm... Vaporware? or Real? You decide

Batwings21 wrote:I think they are really missing the boat by not including t-band. As Alex said most of NY is uhf, Chicago PD and Suburbs are the same. That's 2 of the top 3 markets in the US...


Don't forget that MOST of LA County is also on the UHF-T band..
by ScannerDan
Fri Aug 01, 2008 6:09 pm
Forum: General Motorola Solutions & Legacy Radio Discussion
Topic: Astro Saber battery contacts
Replies: 2
Views: 400

Re: Astro Saber battery contacts

Will wrote:Over time the contacts loose some of their tension. Check the contact tension and the salistic spacer under the contact.
Sometimes just bending the contact back to original shape works well.


OK I will give this a try
by ScannerDan
Fri Aug 01, 2008 3:24 pm
Forum: General Motorola Solutions & Legacy Radio Discussion
Topic: Astro Saber battery contacts
Replies: 2
Views: 400

Astro Saber battery contacts

I have a agency issued Astro Saber utilizing Alexander Technologies Mdl# H8251 aftermarket batteries. Every time that my Saber is in my radio holder it seems to lose contact and reset it;s self. I recall seeing or hearing of an updated battery bottom plate and contacts for the Astro Saber radio. I w...

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