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by eagle844
Sat Jan 11, 2020 7:56 am
Forum: MotoTRBO Portables and Mobiles (4xxx/6xxx) 1.0 Series Subscribers
Topic: XPR4550 Priority tones help please
Replies: 0
Views: 573

XPR4550 Priority tones help please

Greetings, I have a 6550 setup and trying to do the same for my 4550. I have all tones but PTT disabled. I am in need of Priority 1 on a TRBO repeater channel during scan. I can do this, but every time the channel goes active, I get an annoying double tone sound beep. Is there a way to disable the p...
by eagle844
Fri Jan 10, 2020 6:29 am
Forum: General Motorola Solutions & Legacy Radio Discussion
Topic: Quantar Repeater external controller help please.
Replies: 5
Views: 599

Re: Quantar Repeater external controller help please.

Thank you all. We are a ham club and putting several repeaters up the will be linked. The interfacing to a controller is needed, unless that controller can control a link radio without a carrier tail and rx the link freq.

Thank you much.
by eagle844
Fri Jan 03, 2020 8:27 am
Forum: General Motorola Solutions & Legacy Radio Discussion
Topic: Quantar Repeater external controller help please.
Replies: 5
Views: 599

Quantar Repeater external controller help please.

Greetings, I have been trying to interface a controller to the quantar repeater. I cannot seem to get the signals from "J14" port. I have heard there are some wildcards or something that needs to be entered to enable "J14" to have the proper signals to interface a controller. Is ...
by eagle844
Tue Dec 31, 2019 7:54 pm
Forum: Base Stations, Repeaters, General Infrastructure
Topic: Quantar interfacing help please J14
Replies: 1
Views: 351

Quantar interfacing help please J14

Greetings, I have been trying to interface a controller to the quantar repeater. I cannot seem to get the signals from "J14" port. I have heard there are some wildcards or something that needs to be entered to enable "J14" to have the proper signals to interface a controller. Is ...
by eagle844
Mon May 06, 2019 5:12 am
Forum: General Motorola Solutions & Legacy Radio Discussion
Topic: MSF5000 Schematics and codes help please
Replies: 3
Views: 2704

Re: MSF5000 Schematics and codes help please

Thank you so much. We are in the PDF's now.
by eagle844
Sun May 05, 2019 8:29 pm
Forum: General Motorola Solutions & Legacy Radio Discussion
Topic: MSF5000 Schematics and codes help please
Replies: 3
Views: 2704

MSF5000 Schematics and codes help please

Greetings, I our club has 2 MSF5000 VHF repeaters. I cannot locate the schematics for boards TLN3059B4104 or TLN3189A50. Can anyone please direct me to a place? Secondly, One is throwing codes E40, 41, 47, and 49. I have placed the control section on 2 different VCO cabinets and still the same? Any ...
by eagle844
Mon Jan 14, 2019 7:19 am
Forum: General Motorola Solutions & Legacy Radio Discussion
Topic: Minitor V Rf Board No RX
Replies: 4
Views: 4311

Re: Minitor V Rf Board No RX

After working with several more pagers, I have the same issue with all of them. No receive with 3 different GOOD VHF RF boards. None of the pagers will receive anything. I have verified that the VHF RF board work in a true VHF pager. I am lost at this point.

Thanks
by eagle844
Sun Jan 13, 2019 10:12 pm
Forum: General Motorola Solutions & Legacy Radio Discussion
Topic: Minitor V Rf Board No RX
Replies: 4
Views: 4311

Minitor V Rf Board No RX

Greetings,

I have a Minitor V that I changed the RF board from low band to VHF. I changed it in the engineer mode to VHF 151-158. It will not receive any signal I have several VHF boards that I have tried without success.

Do you have any suggestions?

Thank you in advance
by eagle844
Tue Jun 26, 2018 5:34 pm
Forum: General Motorola Solutions & Legacy Radio Discussion
Topic: Motorola Advisor Gold Password Problem
Replies: 1
Views: 740

Re: Motorola Advisor Gold Password Problem

I have HxD running and searched "password" tried several and nothing. How can I save the HxD file to small format and submit?
by eagle844
Tue Jun 26, 2018 4:14 pm
Forum: General Motorola Solutions & Legacy Radio Discussion
Topic: Motorola Advisor Gold Password Problem
Replies: 1
Views: 740

Motorola Advisor Gold Password Problem

Greetings, I have an Advisor Gold that has a password on it and I cannot read or write to it. Is there a way to crack this password or dump a new codeplug in it? I dont see that option in the programming software? I am at a loss and have exhausted my research. I have struggled with this for hours an...
by eagle844
Wed Jan 31, 2018 8:53 pm
Forum: General Motorola Solutions & Legacy Radio Discussion
Topic: Maxtrac RF Board Help Please
Replies: 1
Views: 996

Maxtrac RF Board Help Please

I have researched as much as I can and cannot find out what RF board I have. I have a HLD4322D. I have seen: HLD4322B that is 146-174 MHz HLD4322C that is 144-174 MHz I have not seen anything related to HLD 4322A or HLD 4322D. I am trying to get the RX sensitivity the best I can for 144mhz with this...
by eagle844
Wed Dec 06, 2017 7:18 pm
Forum: General Motorola Solutions & Legacy Radio Discussion
Topic: MT1000 RX Tone
Replies: 9
Views: 1196

Re: MT1000 RX Tone

The contact cleaner did not work. I will just be ok with carrier squelch then.

Thanks all for the advice.
by eagle844
Mon Dec 04, 2017 5:09 pm
Forum: General Motorola Solutions & Legacy Radio Discussion
Topic: MT1000 RX Tone
Replies: 9
Views: 1196

Re: MT1000 RX Tone

Well, that is a big job just for that. I have a non working on apart and see how difficult it would be.

Thanks
by eagle844
Mon Dec 04, 2017 11:53 am
Forum: General Motorola Solutions & Legacy Radio Discussion
Topic: MT1000 RX Tone
Replies: 9
Views: 1196

Re: MT1000 RX Tone

I have looked all over the RSS for any setting as such and any other than may disable tone squelch. I cannot seem to find anything. The scan side of the switch works fine.

Thanks
by eagle844
Mon Dec 04, 2017 7:28 am
Forum: General Motorola Solutions & Legacy Radio Discussion
Topic: MT1000 RX Tone
Replies: 9
Views: 1196

Re: MT1000 RX Tone

I have gotten this radio used. I do not have a service monitor. I transmit with another radio on a different PL, the radio still receives and you hear the fm squelch.

Thank you
by eagle844
Sat Dec 02, 2017 12:22 pm
Forum: General Motorola Solutions & Legacy Radio Discussion
Topic: MT1000 RX Tone
Replies: 9
Views: 1196

MT1000 RX Tone

Greetings, I have a 99ch MT1000 radio. I have programmed the RX tone. The radio will not tone squelch, its carrier rx only not matter what position the switch is in. I have done all I can in the programming and researched. I cannot seem to find anything on this problem. The switch works fine for sca...
by eagle844
Tue Nov 29, 2016 11:00 am
Forum: General Motorola Solutions & Legacy Radio Discussion
Topic: GM300 Problem. Flashing TX
Replies: 9
Views: 1675

Re: GM300 Problem. Flashing TX

I do have another, but do not have access to it right now. The radios are 35 miles away from me at an aquaintessence's place and I have to wait until our schedules align so we can get together. We used them for a temporary repeater some time ago and they are in his storage. I am hoping that I can ge...
by eagle844
Sun Nov 27, 2016 9:57 pm
Forum: General Motorola Solutions & Legacy Radio Discussion
Topic: GM300 Problem. Flashing TX
Replies: 9
Views: 1675

Re: GM300 Problem. Flashing TX

What replacement chip do I need for it? Would you have any numbers for me to look for?

Thank you
by eagle844
Sun Nov 27, 2016 5:54 pm
Forum: General Motorola Solutions & Legacy Radio Discussion
Topic: GM300 Problem. Flashing TX
Replies: 9
Views: 1675

Re: GM300 Problem. Flashing TX

EPROM info.

V25.01 1993
5102463J19
HLN8121A 951B

Bottom:
EBA (AZ)
ZX05BY9DM
by eagle844
Sun Nov 27, 2016 5:38 pm
Forum: General Motorola Solutions & Legacy Radio Discussion
Topic: GM300 Problem. Flashing TX
Replies: 9
Views: 1675

Re: GM300 Problem. Flashing TX

Model: M43GMC29C2AA3 I tried the pins between the boards. No difference. I do get a beep when turning on and button beeps. The volume is all the way up and the beeps sound as if the volume was very low. I also tried another face. No change. It was on a shelf monitoring law enforcement when it went o...
by eagle844
Sun Nov 27, 2016 4:43 pm
Forum: General Motorola Solutions & Legacy Radio Discussion
Topic: GM300 Problem. Flashing TX
Replies: 9
Views: 1675

GM300 Problem. Flashing TX

Greetings, I am having a problem with a GM300. The TX light flashes and no display. I have tried to read and force write to it. It just errors out. It was active when it started this. I was monitoring some law enforcement and cut off in the middle if traffic and the display went out and the TX light...
by eagle844
Sat Jun 11, 2016 3:28 pm
Forum: MotoTRBO Portables and Mobiles (4xxx/6xxx) 1.0 Series Subscribers
Topic: XPR6550 Speaker issue
Replies: 1
Views: 5491

XPR6550 Speaker issue

I have a 6550 and the speaker will stop working. It appears that is thinks a mic is connected. An external speaker/mic will not work at all. I can short the 2 top right pads and the radio beeps a few beeps then it works fine. There is not a pattern, it is random. What do you think the issue might be...
by eagle844
Tue Feb 02, 2016 5:30 pm
Forum: General Motorola Solutions & Legacy Radio Discussion
Topic: Maxtrac and heat
Replies: 3
Views: 764

Maxtrac and heat

Hello, Could anyone please advise if the maxtrac supposed to get warm just monitoring? They are putting off quite a bit of heat just sitting there? These radios are for monitoring only, all the TX have been taken out of the radios. I am monitoring in the lower portion of the 2 meter band. The only t...
by eagle844
Mon Nov 02, 2015 11:43 am
Forum: General Motorola Solutions & Legacy Radio Discussion
Topic: GM300 Power/display problem
Replies: 1
Views: 513

GM300 Power/display problem

Hello, I am experiencing an odd problem. My GM300 does not show the channel display and none of the button make any noise. There is not a beep when turning it on. The back light are lit. The radio seems dead. This happened once before. I put the radio on my self for parts and one day I powered up an...
by eagle844
Mon Oct 12, 2015 8:52 am
Forum: General Motorola Solutions & Legacy Radio Discussion
Topic: MSF5000 help please
Replies: 5
Views: 996

Re: MSF5000 help please

Thank you for the offer. I am in Alabama. Just a tad bit too far away.
by eagle844
Sun Oct 11, 2015 3:45 pm
Forum: General Motorola Solutions & Legacy Radio Discussion
Topic: MSF5000 help please
Replies: 5
Views: 996

Re: MSF5000 help please

Yes, it was 199.00 and thought we could use it at 25 watts. I was not aware that all the rest is needed. The cabinet we do not need.

Thank you for your reply
by eagle844
Sat Oct 10, 2015 8:28 pm
Forum: General Motorola Solutions & Legacy Radio Discussion
Topic: MSF5000 help please
Replies: 5
Views: 996

MSF5000 help please

I see several models for sale and I would like to know if they can be programmed with the rss and tuned to 444Mhz for a ham repeater.
One model is: MSF5000 C44RUB7106AT


Any help would be appreciated

Thank you in advance

Mike
by eagle844
Fri Oct 02, 2015 8:46 am
Forum: General Motorola Solutions & Legacy Radio Discussion
Topic: GM300 UHF PA question
Replies: 1
Views: 512

GM300 UHF PA question

Greetings, Is there a way to bypass a final in PA? I would like to get a 40watt PA to 5-10 watts to drive an amplifier. This in turn would increase the duty cycle for a repeater. Is the GM300 UHF excite wattage 50mw? If that is the case, the exciter is too low and would not give me enough for the am...
by eagle844
Mon Mar 23, 2015 8:11 pm
Forum: Motorola Digital and Voice Paging
Topic: Pagers (unication and advisor) help please
Replies: 0
Views: 1674

Pagers (unication and advisor) help please

I have some unication pagers. One is alpha gold VHF and does pocsag. The other is an alpha elite flex 900. I have programmed each separately and did a decode/display board swap to the 900 elite. It is not working. What can I do? I cannot afford more pagers at 50.00 each. I need a gold 900 synthesize...
by eagle844
Mon Mar 23, 2015 8:08 pm
Forum: General Motorola Solutions & Legacy Radio Discussion
Topic: Correct P/N for pager universal interface?
Replies: 6
Views: 1415

Re: Correct P/N for pager universal interface?

Serial VX160 vx5 programming cable. It has 4 contact. Sleeve, ring, ring, tip. They can be bought off ebay for around 10.00. I built a cradle. I used what I had laying around. I used a 1/8 female to 1/4 male stereo, then a 1/4 stereo jack. I placed that inside a shallow outlet box and ran two solder...
by eagle844
Mon Mar 23, 2015 2:23 pm
Forum: Computer/Technical Assistance
Topic: Unication Alpha Pager passwords
Replies: 4
Views: 1979

Re: Unication Alpha Pager passwords

Off topic. Sorry

Could you point me to the Unication and Motorola advisor topic page to read and post questions?

Thank you
by eagle844
Tue Feb 24, 2015 7:54 pm
Forum: Motorola Digital and Voice Paging
Topic: Advisor pager programming help
Replies: 21
Views: 5473

Re: Advisor pager programming help

Could anyone please tell me where to get some info on making/finding a programming cable? I can make something for the pager to sit in like a cradle. I saw a page about a vx8 radio cable but cannot find any other info on how to wire or a success. Any help would be great.

Thank you
by eagle844
Thu Feb 07, 2013 7:53 am
Forum: General Motorola Solutions & Legacy Radio Discussion
Topic: GM300 Deaf
Replies: 9
Views: 1638

Re: GM300 Deaf

Yes the radio does not have RX. I do not have the equipment to do all that. The Radius GM300 does not have a green light for RX. It flashes red. At this point I am not sure I will be able to repair these units.

Thanks anyway,

Mike
by eagle844
Wed Feb 06, 2013 9:17 pm
Forum: General Motorola Solutions & Legacy Radio Discussion
Topic: GM300 Deaf
Replies: 9
Views: 1638

GM300 Deaf

I have been reading about deaf vhf gm300. The articles say it could be the 3 leg diode or the crystal. Is there a way to test the diodes while still on the board? If so, I have done this and got some values on the diodes. Could any of you put up a picture of the board where the diodes and crystal th...
by eagle844
Sat Apr 14, 2012 5:13 pm
Forum: General Motorola Solutions & Legacy Radio Discussion
Topic: CM300 change band limits?
Replies: 1
Views: 1602

CM300 change band limits?

I am trying to program a CM300 32ch VHF for 2 meters. I am difficulty with frequencies below 146.000Mhz. The CPS will not take them. I tried the trick for my Maxtrac's and have not been successful. I have looked unitl my eyes are burning on the net for a solution, again, nothing. Would it be possibl...
by eagle844
Fri Apr 13, 2012 8:07 am
Forum: General Motorola Solutions & Legacy Radio Discussion
Topic: GM300 PA Swap?? Help please.
Replies: 10
Views: 1155

Re: GM300 PA Swap?? Help please.

Fate? Well, the 2watt radio works great, except the wattage. It do all I need it to do and for features. I just cannot talk more than very, very short distance. So, I need the wattage. Even if the watts were not a full power model, it still would work better than that 2 watt. The 25 or 40 watt radio...
by eagle844
Thu Apr 12, 2012 7:27 pm
Forum: General Motorola Solutions & Legacy Radio Discussion
Topic: GM300 PA Swap?? Help please.
Replies: 10
Views: 1155

Re: GM300 PA Swap?? Help please.

So, Let me get this straight.
Option 1-- Replace the RF board and go through the alignment.
Option 2-- Replace the PA and go through the PA alignment.

How do I make sure the alignments are good without any test equipment?

Thanks much,

Mike
by eagle844
Tue Apr 10, 2012 7:14 pm
Forum: General Motorola Solutions & Legacy Radio Discussion
Topic: GM300 PA Swap?? Help please.
Replies: 10
Views: 1155

GM300 PA Swap?? Help please.

I have a GM300 M04GMC29C3. WE know that is a 2 watt radio. I have a GM300 UHF that does 40watts with a dead receiver. Is there a way to swap the PA? I would like to have the wattage, 2 watts just does not do it on UHF.

Thanks so much for your help,

Mike
by eagle844
Tue Dec 06, 2011 4:55 pm
Forum: General Motorola Solutions & Legacy Radio Discussion
Topic: CT150 and CP150
Replies: 2
Views: 416

CT150 and CP150

We have some CT150's, CP150, and a Desktrac repeater. I have looking around to find out if they can be programmed to go into the 70cm HAM band. Can these radios and repeater do 440mhz? I have been advised that these radio will not, but other MOTO's will. Any info would be great. Thanks so much. Mike
by eagle844
Sat Nov 26, 2011 7:32 pm
Forum: General Motorola Solutions & Legacy Radio Discussion
Topic: GM300 problem.
Replies: 3
Views: 665

Re: GM300 problem.

Wow, Thank you so much for all the input. We got it working.

Thanks for all the help.

Mike
by eagle844
Sat Nov 26, 2011 10:07 am
Forum: General Motorola Solutions & Legacy Radio Discussion
Topic: GM300 problem.
Replies: 3
Views: 665

GM300 problem.

Hello, I am having problems with a GM300 model M44GMC20D3__. This radio has no way to configure the accessory connector in the RSS. Plus the radio does not rx. When hooking the controller to it for the rx it does not work with or without. If you place the TX plug to it it hums real bad when you tran...
by eagle844
Sat Sep 03, 2011 7:40 pm
Forum: Radio Programming
Topic: Please help with radio password.
Replies: 4
Views: 760

Re: Please help with radio password.

WOW, Got it. Thanks for the help.

Mike
by eagle844
Sat Sep 03, 2011 7:17 pm
Forum: Radio Programming
Topic: Please help with radio password.
Replies: 4
Views: 760

Re: Please help with radio password.

cut and paste: For: ================================ CPS R06.04.00 Address 002412AA: Change 741C to EB1C ================================ The closest I can get is 002412A0 under the offset when the password box is up when the password incorrect box is there I get 002412BA and before that up a few li...
by eagle844
Sat Sep 03, 2011 6:46 pm
Forum: Radio Programming
Topic: Please help with radio password.
Replies: 4
Views: 760

Re: Please help with radio password.

I have read that and cannot find any of those values or figure it out. Can you help further?
I have tried to put a password on my VHF HT1250. It is all grayed out and will not allow me to enable a password. How to I enable it so I can test the methods listed?
Thanks so much
by eagle844
Sat Sep 03, 2011 5:54 pm
Forum: Radio Programming
Topic: Please help with radio password.
Replies: 4
Views: 760

Please help with radio password.

We have 4 HT1250LS+ radios that have been donated to our non-profit volunteer organization. These radios are password protected when reading the radio. We need to reprogram them with our freqs. I do not care about what is in there now, its LTR anyway and all our stuff is conventional. I have been re...
by eagle844
Sun Aug 21, 2011 11:06 am
Forum: General Motorola Solutions & Legacy Radio Discussion
Topic: Better radio, SM50 or Maxtrac
Replies: 4
Views: 546

Better radio, SM50 or Maxtrac

I have a few SM50 and Maxtrac 2 channel radios. I am wondering which radio is a better radio. Also, Is there any huge differences between the two as for features? I know the 16 pin radios can do more than the 5 pin rigs. I would like to make an inform decision on which ones to sell off. Thanks for t...
by eagle844
Mon May 09, 2011 10:20 am
Forum: General Motorola Solutions & Legacy Radio Discussion
Topic: RSS and fireware question
Replies: 1
Views: 361

RSS and fireware question

I have been searching for a list of the RSS and firmware compatibility. I read somewhere that a version of RSS can only program up to a certain version of firmware.
Is there a table stating the RSS and firmware version it can read?

Thanks,
Mike
by eagle844
Thu Mar 03, 2011 5:20 pm
Forum: General Motorola Solutions & Legacy Radio Discussion
Topic: Help with logic board re-initialize---HELP please.
Replies: 6
Views: 1150

Re: Help with logic board re-initialize---HELP please.

I did blank the board. I got all that working. Has do I align the radio since I do not have a service monitor. Is there a way to do it myself?

Thanks a ton,
Mike
by eagle844
Tue Mar 01, 2011 6:16 pm
Forum: General Motorola Solutions & Legacy Radio Discussion
Topic: Help with logic board re-initialize---HELP please.
Replies: 6
Views: 1150

Re: Help with logic board re-initialize---HELP please.

I got it to initialize and is working with MDC1200 and Quick-call decode.

I need to align the radio still. I still do not have the proper info.

Thank you for all the help,
Mike
by eagle844
Tue Mar 01, 2011 5:05 pm
Forum: General Motorola Solutions & Legacy Radio Discussion
Topic: Help with logic board re-initialize---HELP please.
Replies: 6
Views: 1150

Re: Help with logic board re-initialize---HELP please.

P.S. I do not have the information from another unit for the allignment. I have the crystal number, but the other number they are asking for I do not know because there was not a sticker on the shield. Can someone please help me on that? Also, Does the Maxtrac do MDC1200 and Quick-call? The main thi...

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