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Search found 92 matches

by dawson75
Thu Oct 16, 2014 4:22 pm
Forum: General Motorola Solutions & Legacy Radio Discussion
Topic: Anyone hear of this?
Replies: 4
Views: 1109

Re: Anyone hear of this?

OK.. Just thought Id post it just incase
by dawson75
Wed Oct 15, 2014 5:18 pm
Forum: General Motorola Solutions & Legacy Radio Discussion
Topic: Anyone hear of this?
Replies: 4
Views: 1109

Anyone hear of this?

"received a notice from Motorola that some APX portables, manufactured between August and September of 2013, have been recalled for repair. They found an issue where some portables may power off on their own, even with the knob in the “on” position. They may not be able to power back on. We hav...
by dawson75
Mon Oct 07, 2013 10:48 pm
Forum: Vehicle Radio Installs
Topic: This is a good fused protection circuit
Replies: 9
Views: 2565

Re: This is a good fused protection circuit

I drive transit bus Jeff and I see that to often , Next time Im on the bus Ill snap a pic of the horrors.
by dawson75
Sat Dec 29, 2012 8:47 am
Forum: General Motorola Solutions & Legacy Radio Discussion
Topic: JT1000 bad pixels
Replies: 4
Views: 816

Re: JT1000 bad pixels

viewtopic.php?f=1&t=74621

Check out that sticky above.

Many memberas have fixed displays using the method described in this post.

Good luck
by dawson75
Sat Dec 29, 2012 8:43 am
Forum: General Motorola Solutions & Legacy Radio Discussion
Topic: Jedi Missing Pixels FSB *extended* DIY Working Fix Inside
Replies: 52
Views: 25310

Re: Jedi Missing Pixels FSB *extended* DIY Working Fix Insid

Completed the fix on a completely blank display and worked great.

Thanks for the info guys!
by dawson75
Mon Feb 27, 2012 9:26 am
Forum: General Motorola Solutions & Legacy Radio Discussion
Topic: XTS3000 VHF strange issue
Replies: 0
Views: 587

XTS3000 VHF strange issue

Hello fellow batlabbers, I got this issue with my 3000 , Everytime the backlight is on and I key up the radio the radio resets. The radio never does this during regular operation. I thought maybe it was a battery issue , but after buying a new battery it still does the same thing. Any ideas on what ...
by dawson75
Sun Feb 12, 2012 9:35 pm
Forum: General Motorola Solutions & Legacy Radio Discussion
Topic: DAYTON 2012 - Who is in? The official 2012 thread
Replies: 48
Views: 5706

Re: DAYTON 2012 - Who is in? The official 2012 thread

I am in for Saturday and Sunday.

Better bring my paddle for Sh*T creek :)
by dawson75
Sun May 22, 2011 6:23 pm
Forum: General Motorola Solutions & Legacy Radio Discussion
Topic: DAYTON 2011 - Whos in?
Replies: 68
Views: 6260

Re: DAYTON 2011 - Whos in?

Had great weather and we still got "SHAT" on.

Had a great time though , was nice to get to meet the batlabs crew!

See ya next year guys.

Dan
by dawson75
Tue May 10, 2011 5:23 pm
Forum: General Motorola Solutions & Legacy Radio Discussion
Topic: DAYTON 2011 - Whos in?
Replies: 68
Views: 6260

Re: DAYTON 2011 - Whos in?

WOOO HOOOO!!! Finally after 10 years of wanting to go I FINALLY get the chance! Will be driving up Friday night, and hopefully knocking back a few cold ones on Saturday night!
Hey Redbeard better make a spot on the floor for me to pass out on!!!
by dawson75
Wed Apr 02, 2008 4:31 pm
Forum: Legacy Batboard Motorola ASTRO (VSELP/IMBE/AMBE) Equipment Forum
Topic: Type II Trunking
Replies: 11
Views: 751

Re: NOT 9600 BUAD!

Once again people: APCO-25 CAI is 4800 BAUD . NOT 9600 BAUD. BAUD means "symbols per second" NOT BITS PER SECOND. APCO-25 uses a 4 level signaling system, so the bit rate is twice the symbol rate (NOT BAUD RATE. "baud rate" would be "symbols per second per second".) Ei...
by dawson75
Tue Apr 01, 2008 5:53 pm
Forum: Legacy Batboard Motorola ASTRO (VSELP/IMBE/AMBE) Equipment Forum
Topic: Type II Trunking
Replies: 11
Views: 751

Re: Type II Trunking

oh well at least i can listen to at least one system ...

Thanks for the info, looks like ill be getting my flash updated.

Dan
by dawson75
Tue Apr 01, 2008 4:48 pm
Forum: Legacy Batboard Motorola ASTRO (VSELP/IMBE/AMBE) Equipment Forum
Topic: Type II Trunking
Replies: 11
Views: 751

Re: Type II Trunking

500008-00148C-5 Q806 ASTRO Digital Operation H14 Enhanced Digital ID Display H38 SMARTZONE Systems Operation Q947 APCO Packet Data Interface Q173 SMARTZONE OMNILINK Multizone Operation Q361 ASTRO 25 9600 Baud Trunking Q667 ADP Encryption Software DSP Based Only Q574 9600 Baud Trunking so im gatherin...
by dawson75
Tue Apr 01, 2008 2:54 pm
Forum: Legacy Batboard Motorola ASTRO (VSELP/IMBE/AMBE) Equipment Forum
Topic: Type II Trunking
Replies: 11
Views: 751

Re: Type II Trunking

this may be a dumb question on an old post , but after using the search function and wanting to learn more about the 2500 , I recently aquired one, So if program a 9600 baud system can I still program in a 3600 baud system and still listen to both of them?

Thanks
astro noob Dan :)
by dawson75
Tue Feb 27, 2007 2:55 am
Forum: Vehicle Warning Equipment Discussion
Topic: Copstick L.E.D.'s ???
Replies: 6
Views: 2842

my opinion is copsticks are chopped up versions with a flasher built in undercar led lighting :)

just my 2 cents :roll:
by dawson75
Fri Jan 12, 2007 10:11 am
Forum: General Motorola Solutions & Legacy Radio Discussion
Topic: BC796D Remote Kit Exist?
Replies: 4
Views: 419

they do exist brian but they are very very expensive. They stopped making it but im sure you can find one somewhere but as i stated they are very very pricey. Ill find you a link you can build yourself one from what i understand its not that hard just very time consuming. Ill pm ya with the info Dan
by dawson75
Mon Jan 08, 2007 1:43 pm
Forum: General Motorola Solutions & Legacy Radio Discussion
Topic: PR1500 radio problems, looking for an answer, im stumped
Replies: 16
Views: 2456

just an update that is long overdue , It was a repeater issue with the PL programming seems as though the old repeater is forgiving if the specs are off a little but the radios are not. techs came in adjusted the repeater and all is well. Now we are having coverage issues. Where we could go with the...
by dawson75
Tue Nov 21, 2006 12:20 pm
Forum: Announcements and Forum News
Topic: Sad news:
Replies: 184
Views: 88608

:cry:

Thinking of you Monty!
by dawson75
Sat Aug 05, 2006 8:53 pm
Forum: General Motorola Solutions & Legacy Radio Discussion
Topic: PR1500 radio problems, looking for an answer, im stumped
Replies: 16
Views: 2456

i dont know if you can find out the firmware or not by this info but here is what i got off of the tags model: AAH795DC9PW5AN FLASH: 000001-00200-5 H35/G48 Conventional Operation Q241 ASTRO Ready (Analog Operation ONLY) Motorola is sticking by its claim that all the radios are bad. just out of curio...
by dawson75
Wed Aug 02, 2006 7:49 pm
Forum: General Motorola Solutions & Legacy Radio Discussion
Topic: PR1500 radio problems, looking for an answer, im stumped
Replies: 16
Views: 2456

Just to give you guys an update , the local moto dealer came and tested all the radio's and all the radios tested within spec's. The tech seems to think that the radios are a bad batch from motorola. Since these radios are brand new they are going to be replaced. Never heard of 25 radios being bad f...
by dawson75
Mon Jul 31, 2006 8:15 pm
Forum: General Motorola Solutions & Legacy Radio Discussion
Topic: PR1500 radio problems, looking for an answer, im stumped
Replies: 16
Views: 2456

the pl is 103.5 any how i was thinkin maybe the portables are not getting the pl fast enough or just not getting it at all. the repeater is old same age as the 1225's were id say around 10. to 12 years. im not sure what the problem is but i just think its bad for us seeings how its our safety thats ...
by dawson75
Sun Jul 30, 2006 10:12 pm
Forum: General Motorola Solutions & Legacy Radio Discussion
Topic: PR1500 radio problems, looking for an answer, im stumped
Replies: 16
Views: 2456

PR1500 radio problems, looking for an answer, im stumped

Recently the Hospital I work at ordered new radios for the security department ( 25,000 worth to be exact from staleys ) they are UHF PR1500's. Here is the problem we are having. Compared to the P1225's we used to use there is a noticeable "echo " when standing nearby another radio kinda like a digi...
by dawson75
Thu Apr 13, 2006 4:47 am
Forum: General Motorola Solutions & Legacy Radio Discussion
Topic: kinda off topic ( GE question )
Replies: 3
Views: 346

kinda off topic ( GE question )

anyone guide me to a good resorce for GE info?

Thanks
Dan
by dawson75
Thu Jun 23, 2005 6:35 pm
Forum: Vehicle Radio Installs
Topic: Rechargeable Vehicle Flashlight Recommendations?
Replies: 28
Views: 3139

keep the contacts clean on those chargers , keep a pencil eraser handy!

just a tip.

:)
by dawson75
Thu Jun 23, 2005 5:55 pm
Forum: Vehicle Radio Installs
Topic: nothing special!!!!
Replies: 2
Views: 728

one problem .... its a standard ... but in the near future i plan on building my own console out of wood i have all ready turned my 60 40 bench into buckets via the rangerstation website so plenty of room in the middle , just thought i would post the pic for someone who has a standard and is looking...
by dawson75
Thu Jun 23, 2005 2:20 pm
Forum: Vehicle Radio Installs
Topic: nothing special!!!!
Replies: 2
Views: 728

nothing special!!!!

But for you ranger guys with a standard .... if you dont use your ash tray heres is the perfect spot for that spectra... like i said it's nothing special but looks good to me. not centered on the dash so i could still use the cig lighter next to the radio for my cell phone charger and what not. here...
by dawson75
Fri Jun 10, 2005 9:31 am
Forum: General Motorola Solutions & Legacy Radio Discussion
Topic: have a dumb ? for you guys
Replies: 11
Views: 1006

see here is what i find strange not only do they use mts and spectras and such but they also use lcs 2000 the system im refering to is the jefferson county system in ohio Jefferson County, OH Location: Jefferson County, OH County: Jefferson System Type: Motorola Type II Smartnet System Voice: Analog...
by dawson75
Fri Jun 10, 2005 8:24 am
Forum: General Motorola Solutions & Legacy Radio Discussion
Topic: have a dumb ? for you guys
Replies: 11
Views: 1006

so no chance at all of these radios to work ?
by dawson75
Fri Jun 10, 2005 7:29 am
Forum: General Motorola Solutions & Legacy Radio Discussion
Topic: have a dumb ? for you guys
Replies: 11
Views: 1006

have a dumb ? for you guys

? was answered thanks guys for all the help ....

saved me from making a big mistake
by dawson75
Sun May 22, 2005 1:12 pm
Forum: Vehicle Radio Installs
Topic: Q: Honda Element Install
Replies: 51
Views: 4224

i like the hawaii plate with all the snow around .... lol

i dont think it looks that bad ... hehe
by dawson75
Sun May 22, 2005 1:02 pm
Forum: General Motorola Solutions & Legacy Radio Discussion
Topic: not asking for RSS just need help using it
Replies: 1
Views: 290

not asking for RSS just need help using it

also need some pointers of what to do and not to do ... im always sending my stuff out to other people time for me to learn how to use it myself.

please PM me or email me at mailto:dawson75@comcast.net

thanks
Dan
by dawson75
Tue Apr 12, 2005 4:55 pm
Forum: Vehicle Radio Installs
Topic: PI Install
Replies: 15
Views: 1942

one word ............... SWEET!!!!


if people dont pull over for that one they got some issues.
by dawson75
Wed Mar 30, 2005 11:57 pm
Forum: General Motorola Solutions & Legacy Radio Discussion
Topic: logic board number not found!!!
Replies: 6
Views: 354

hey guys i had to order the little fuse for my radio and they told me it was a 1 amp fuse but i tried to tell the guy it was a 2 amp and he asked what board i had i told him and he said that yes it was a 2 amp but the 1 amp would work ... so i asked him (moto tech ) what the difference was in the bo...
by dawson75
Mon Mar 28, 2005 8:40 pm
Forum: General Motorola Solutions & Legacy Radio Discussion
Topic: logic board number not found!!!
Replies: 6
Views: 354

that what i figured but just wanted to check with you guys first.

thanks
Dan
by dawson75
Mon Mar 28, 2005 7:29 pm
Forum: General Motorola Solutions & Legacy Radio Discussion
Topic: logic board number not found!!!
Replies: 6
Views: 354

logic board number not found!!!

hello all ...

got a ? for ya, purchased a maxtrac vhf and the logic board info says its a HLN 9313B there is no info about this logic board. Has aanyone heard of this number before?

Dan
by dawson75
Thu Dec 30, 2004 5:53 am
Forum: Vehicle Radio Installs
Topic: Fiberglass roofs and ground planes
Replies: 7
Views: 1028

just out of curiousity say i used a copper plate and ran a heavy gauge ground to the frame would this work???

never installed in fiberglass just curious
by dawson75
Sun Nov 07, 2004 8:43 pm
Forum: Vehicle Radio Installs
Topic: LOOKING FOR TIPS ON A FORD RANGER INSTALL
Replies: 3
Views: 660

thanks travelinman
by dawson75
Sun Nov 07, 2004 2:42 pm
Forum: Vehicle Radio Installs
Topic: LOOKING FOR TIPS ON A FORD RANGER INSTALL
Replies: 3
Views: 660

LOOKING FOR TIPS ON A FORD RANGER INSTALL

as we all know there is not alot of room in a ranger for a console but....... what i was thinking is 1. buy bucket seats and put a console in 2. cut out the center of the split bench and reapolster (sorry for the spelling) and remount the seat then put a console in 3. buy a bigger vehicle 3 is not f...
by dawson75
Mon Dec 01, 2003 2:25 am
Forum: Vehicle Radio Installs
Topic: covert civic
Replies: 19
Views: 2344

ever thought about remote mounting the radio????

i can see the constant closing of the door screwing something up
by dawson75
Thu Oct 30, 2003 8:22 am
Forum: Vehicle Radio Installs
Topic: Jeep Grand Cherokee headlights
Replies: 12
Views: 1214

LMAO Jim :lol:


If it wasnt for you this board would be boring.

Dan
by dawson75
Sat Oct 11, 2003 10:50 am
Forum: Vehicle Radio Installs
Topic: FUSE BLOCKS - HELP - UPDATED
Replies: 17
Views: 1875

i use this type of fuse block on all my installs and works great.

dont know if this is something you would use or not just thought id let you know


http://www.smartcart.com/BUDDY/cgi/disp ... um=FB-3448
by dawson75
Fri Oct 10, 2003 10:07 am
Forum: Vehicle Radio Installs
Topic: CDM1250 on a 2000 impala LS
Replies: 13
Views: 1565

imagine what the garbage truck looks like!!!!!! :lol:


hope the driver of that vehicle turned out ok.
by dawson75
Mon Sep 29, 2003 1:33 pm
Forum: Vehicle Radio Installs
Topic: As per request, 2003 Tahoe Vehicle Install
Replies: 35
Views: 4511

heat gun and fingers and a little patience will do wonders!!! oh and bring some cream for the burns on your hands :lol: seriously i did a whole crusier with a heat gun and some mechanics gloves and you couldnt tell the decals were ever there the only problem i had is when i began doing the reflectiv...
by dawson75
Sun Sep 28, 2003 11:40 am
Forum: Vehicle Radio Installs
Topic: As per request, 2003 Tahoe Vehicle Install
Replies: 35
Views: 4511

must be nice to have money.......wish people would take FOOD stamps for radios!!!!! :lol:



great job matt!!!!
by dawson75
Wed Sep 17, 2003 8:39 pm
Forum: Vehicle Radio Installs
Topic: 1998 Chevy Blazer Center Console
Replies: 1
Views: 813

Hello, I work security at our local hospital we use a 98 blazer and yes it is possible to put a console in between the seat but ill warn you now it will tear the seats up!!!! so what i did was moved the console up so that there is more room for the seats to move back and forth without ripping the se...
by dawson75
Tue Aug 26, 2003 5:49 am
Forum: Vehicle Radio Installs
Topic: 2003 Expedition w/ 20 radios - FOLLOW UP ANSWERS
Replies: 15
Views: 1944

im buying one tomarrow!!!!!


:lol:
by dawson75
Mon Aug 11, 2003 2:11 pm
Forum: General Motorola Solutions & Legacy Radio Discussion
Topic: Will's Repeater (RICK) modules
Replies: 2
Views: 322

Im also interested Will please let us know!!

Thanks
Dan
by dawson75
Sat Aug 02, 2003 6:12 am
Forum: General Motorola Solutions & Legacy Radio Discussion
Topic: World Wide ham bands...what Freq and radios?
Replies: 53
Views: 10704

Doug, I totally agree with you!!!!! My purpose of getting my ticket was to use it for local comms between me and a couple of friends ...so after i got my ticket i met alot of nice people over the last two years, but there are alot of OLDER hams that still dont talk to me and my buddies because we ar...
by dawson75
Sat Aug 02, 2003 3:56 am
Forum: General Motorola Solutions & Legacy Radio Discussion
Topic: World Wide ham bands...what Freq and radios?
Replies: 53
Views: 10704

why do you older hams ( and by older i mean you guys that have been around in the hobbie for long time) have to be so mean to new no code techies???? and then you wonder why the new guys hate you all so much. Ive been a tech now for a little over two years and i hear nothing but complaints about the...
by dawson75
Wed Jul 30, 2003 4:40 am
Forum: General Motorola Solutions & Legacy Radio Discussion
Topic: best portable
Replies: 35
Views: 2153

thanks for all the info guys very very helpful!!!!!! I have decided to go with a HT-1000 my buddy who knows his radios told me the HT-1000 would be good for me so HT-1000 it is Thanks again guys and gals really very helpful Yes i am a security guard and yes i could buy an XTS model say 20 years from...

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