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by giguchan
Fri Nov 08, 2019 7:03 pm
Forum: Computer/Technical Assistance
Topic: SSD IN YOUR CF-29
Replies: 5
Views: 390

Re: SSD IN YOUR CF-29

Thats was pretty helpful.... kinda like that little cordless drill he had too.
Thanks.
by giguchan
Fri Nov 08, 2019 6:52 pm
Forum: Computer/Technical Assistance
Topic: SSD IN YOUR CF-29
Replies: 5
Views: 390

Re: SSD IN YOUR CF-29

Thanks for the link!!
by giguchan
Thu Nov 07, 2019 8:57 pm
Forum: Computer/Technical Assistance
Topic: SSD IN YOUR CF-29
Replies: 5
Views: 390

Re: SSD IN YOUR CF-29

Hey there,
Thanks for the reply. I was looking around and i found out that the CF29 uses an IDE format. I think the later models 30,31 use SATA... this might screw me up.. But i am going to continue to look.... Thanks.
by giguchan
Wed Nov 06, 2019 6:04 pm
Forum: Computer/Technical Assistance
Topic: SSD IN YOUR CF-29
Replies: 5
Views: 390

SSD IN YOUR CF-29

Hello all, I would like to know if any here who uses a CF-29 if they had ever swapped out their broken spindle drive for a shiny new Current model SSD or will i have to get another spindle drive. I understand that a SSD will be quicker on the boot up... Not totally sure how much faster though.. Than...
by giguchan
Tue Oct 09, 2018 5:37 am
Forum: Vehicle Radio Installs
Topic: Anyone here install a late model Explorer?
Replies: 7
Views: 1563

Re: Anyone here install a late model Explorer?

Hey Man,
Thanks for the information. It's good to know.. I think my old Volly Squad had a similar issues with their Havis Consoles. I they they continued to use them because "well we've always used them".
Great to hear from you too.
by giguchan
Mon Oct 08, 2018 8:57 pm
Forum: Vehicle Radio Installs
Topic: Anyone here install a late model Explorer?
Replies: 7
Views: 1563

Re: Anyone here install a late model Explorer?

Thanks Guys,
This is indeed what i am looking for... I would've stuck with the chevy. A clean one with not a lot of miles is almost the same price as a late model Explorer.. Funny... when i'm ready to buy all the deals vanish.

Thanks again.
by giguchan
Sun Oct 07, 2018 8:39 pm
Forum: Vehicle Radio Installs
Topic: Anyone here install a late model Explorer?
Replies: 7
Views: 1563

Re: Anyone here install a late model Explorer?

I forgot to ask.... which Manufacturers are you talking about? which will fit in the armrest?
Thanks.
by giguchan
Sun Oct 07, 2018 8:36 pm
Forum: Vehicle Radio Installs
Topic: Anyone here install a late model Explorer?
Replies: 7
Views: 1563

Re: Anyone here install a late model Explorer?

Hey there, The vehicles I've been looking at are not Police pkg equipped. I know in the case of the 14' Chevy Tahoe there was a console that slid in the place of factory one.I was hoping the Shifter was on the column of the civilian models. I am interested in mounting 2 CDM heads and a scanner- that...
by giguchan
Sat Oct 06, 2018 7:11 pm
Forum: Vehicle Radio Installs
Topic: Anyone here install a late model Explorer?
Replies: 7
Views: 1563

Anyone here install a late model Explorer?

Hey all, Wondering if there any people here who've installed a late model Ford explorer. Having looked around for a used Tahoe they're almost as expensive a newer one. The Local Pd's and other Law Enforcement teams have them. I haven't had the chance to look inside and see how easy they are to insta...
by giguchan
Wed Feb 28, 2018 4:07 pm
Forum: Computer/Technical Assistance
Topic: OEM source for CF-54 Parts and accessories.
Replies: 5
Views: 1563

Re: OEM source for CF-54 Parts and accessories.

Hey there,
Thanks for the message.... If i have any serious issues with my personal CF29's i'll know where to go... as for the CF54.. it's moving along... nicely.. It's not as "tough" as my 29'S . I think it's more of a"semi" tough machine.
Thanks again for the reply.
by giguchan
Thu Nov 30, 2017 10:07 pm
Forum: Computer/Technical Assistance
Topic: OEM source for CF-54 Parts and accessories.
Replies: 5
Views: 1563

Re: OEM source for CF-54 Parts and accessories.

Sure!! Be happy to. http://heartlandsi.com/Index.aspx I didn't make a federal case out of looking for the accessories.. This group had what i was looking for and had it in stock... will no silly excuses... The hold up was getting my Boss to sign off on the purchase.. which he finally this week. Thanks
by giguchan
Wed Nov 08, 2017 7:37 pm
Forum: Computer/Technical Assistance
Topic: OEM source for CF-54 Parts and accessories.
Replies: 5
Views: 1563

Re: OEM source for CF-54 Parts and accessories.

Nevermind I found what i was looking for.
by giguchan
Wed Nov 08, 2017 7:48 am
Forum: Computer/Technical Assistance
Topic: OEM source for CF-54 Parts and accessories.
Replies: 5
Views: 1563

OEM source for CF-54 Parts and accessories.

Hey all,
I am looking for a reputable source for OEM parts for a CF54 TB. I'm looking for a spare Battery and power Adapter/Cord. Besides Amazon or Ebay whom do you all use?
Thanks.
by giguchan
Thu Sep 29, 2016 6:11 pm
Forum: Vehicle Radio Installs
Topic: 2013/14 Tahoe.. The roof...
Replies: 13
Views: 2163

Re: 2013/14 Tahoe.. The roof...

Thanks...
I think i'll need it.... BTW those 2 LTZ'S i looked at were beat up... I tricked the salesman into telling me that the previous owner towed a 3 axle boat trailer with it... to tell you the truth i didn't know they could two that kinda weight.
by giguchan
Thu Sep 29, 2016 4:45 pm
Forum: Vehicle Radio Installs
Topic: 2013/14 Tahoe.. The roof...
Replies: 13
Views: 2163

Re: 2013/14 Tahoe.. The roof...

Hey,
Thanks for the information! I'll have a look at it!
by giguchan
Mon Sep 26, 2016 5:55 pm
Forum: Vehicle Radio Installs
Topic: 2013/14 Tahoe.. The roof...
Replies: 13
Views: 2163

Re: 2013/14 Tahoe.. The roof...

oh yeah and thats another thingS....


What to do about my:
Bike rack- off to one side
kayak rack -off to the other side
Rod holders-Inside the truck

Find a new hobby...
by giguchan
Mon Sep 26, 2016 4:35 pm
Forum: Vehicle Radio Installs
Topic: 2013/14 Tahoe.. The roof...
Replies: 13
Views: 2163

Re: 2013/14 Tahoe.. The roof...

Hey Man, Good to hear from you again.. Thanks for the information and the tips. I've done something similar to that when i did the Trailblazers- and it works. It's good to know that i am not the only one who attacks these jobs with unorthodox methods with positive results! Jeff, I was stopped behind...
by giguchan
Sun Sep 25, 2016 4:47 pm
Forum: Vehicle Radio Installs
Topic: 2013/14 Tahoe.. The roof...
Replies: 13
Views: 2163

Re: 2013/14 Tahoe.. The roof...

Hey there, Thanks for the information. The gear is nothing special Just the 2 CDMS and possibly a scanner..... and maybe a puck for the Kenwood Navi/ Sirius radio . Around here the local FD'S and volley squads are using the latest model Tahoe. I haven't noticed how the roof is mounted i'll have to h...
by giguchan
Sat Sep 24, 2016 2:02 pm
Forum: Vehicle Radio Installs
Topic: 2013/14 Tahoe.. The roof...
Replies: 13
Views: 2163

Re: 2013/14 Tahoe.. The roof...

Hello,
Thanks for the reply. I had a friend of mine mention to me about the spacing between the two antennas.. (might be 3) and having ground plane issues...

Good thing i logged back in here... i didn't get a notification that you replied. Guess they never got that that fixed.
by giguchan
Sat Sep 24, 2016 8:29 am
Forum: Vehicle Radio Installs
Topic: 2013/14 Tahoe.. The roof...
Replies: 13
Views: 2163

2013/14 Tahoe.. The roof...

All, Which do you prefer for the ease of installing?.. The LTZ or maybe the LT... The PPV and the LS are not really in the running... I looked at one the other day.. it was "just too empty". I would like something with some comfort.. and a few amenities. Have anyone here ever installed at ...
by giguchan
Sat Jul 16, 2016 2:35 pm
Forum: Vehicle Radio Installs
Topic: New Generation NMO Mount needed
Replies: 14
Views: 2757

Re: New Generation NMO Mount needed

30 installs a day?
by giguchan
Sat Jul 16, 2016 2:26 pm
Forum: Vehicle Radio Installs
Topic: 2012 Tahoe PPV lowband noise
Replies: 4
Views: 1626

Re: 2012 Tahoe PPV lowband noise

Jim,
Thanks for that information... I will be printing this out and keeping for future reference. I've always wanted a Tahoe.
by giguchan
Wed Feb 24, 2016 11:33 pm
Forum: General Motorola Solutions & Legacy Radio Discussion
Topic: Does Moto make an AVIATION portable?
Replies: 9
Views: 1721

Re: Does Moto make an AVIATION portable?

Thanks for the reply. I'll have to keep an eye out!
by giguchan
Sat Jan 16, 2016 10:48 am
Forum: General Motorola Solutions & Legacy Radio Discussion
Topic: Does Moto make an AVIATION portable?
Replies: 9
Views: 1721

Re: Does Moto make an AVIATION portable?

thanks for all of the replies!
by giguchan
Fri Jan 15, 2016 9:18 pm
Forum: General Motorola Solutions & Legacy Radio Discussion
Topic: Does Moto make an AVIATION portable?
Replies: 9
Views: 1721

Re: Does Moto make an AVIATION portable?

I kinda figured that was the case... I thought because Moto made a CB radio I thought I'd try my luck..
Thanks for the reply.
by giguchan
Fri Jan 15, 2016 8:50 pm
Forum: General Motorola Solutions & Legacy Radio Discussion
Topic: Does Moto make an AVIATION portable?
Replies: 9
Views: 1721

Does Moto make an AVIATION portable?

All, I was wondering if Moto Made an dedicated Aviation portable.. I know that Icom, Kw and I'll even guess that Yaesu makes one.. My Current Icom is showing signs of it's age.... It would be nice if I can find one- if one exists. While I am at it... what about a Marine portable? do they even exist?...
by giguchan
Sat May 16, 2015 9:57 am
Forum: Computer/Technical Assistance
Topic: Replacing Memory in CF29
Replies: 5
Views: 1325

Re: Replacing Memory in CF29

Hey Jim, I did look online but I figured that it might be best to go with the Memory FROM Panasonic- yes it's more money but at least this way I know it's the right stick and everything should work properly. Gave them the full model number it came right up and I'm off to the races... I do have a cho...
by giguchan
Fri May 15, 2015 10:09 pm
Forum: Computer/Technical Assistance
Topic: Replacing Memory in CF29
Replies: 5
Views: 1325

Re: Replacing Memory in CF29

Hey Jim,
I have 2 of the units and both of them are different. the place where I bought the first one sold me some extra memory the 2nd unit was given to me- minus the memory. so that is where I sit currently..
by giguchan
Fri May 15, 2015 6:51 pm
Forum: Computer/Technical Assistance
Topic: Replacing Memory in CF29
Replies: 5
Views: 1325

Replacing Memory in CF29

I think I have to order it right from Pano. Any one ever done that before? I tried to go around them by buying it from Micro Center... and it physically does not fit properly...Just a shade off on size...

Just curious..
Thanks
by giguchan
Fri May 01, 2015 4:43 pm
Forum: Computer/Technical Assistance
Topic: CF-29
Replies: 4
Views: 1367

Re: CF-29

Jim, Get this... the part of the Pano site that I need has been down for 2 days(I called them and that I what they told me) I did find a place where I could pop in the model numbers and get the specs of the machine. I have 2 of these machines. One is up and running but the other isn't. since I can p...
by giguchan
Fri May 01, 2015 2:21 pm
Forum: Computer/Technical Assistance
Topic: CF-29
Replies: 4
Views: 1367

Re: CF-29

Hey Jim,
3 diff versions?
I had no idea.... The one in question I'm pretty sure has XP on it... but it's missing the Windows\system32\config\system file... I'll head over and see.... thanks.
by giguchan
Fri May 01, 2015 7:26 am
Forum: Computer/Technical Assistance
Topic: CF-29
Replies: 4
Views: 1367

CF-29

All, Can anyone tell me if the factory startup disks for the CF29 tuff book are all the same ? or are they machine specific? I was given one with no disks... I would like to know if I can use the startup disks from my old one to get the new one up and running.... I also have a purchased copy of XP I...
by giguchan
Wed Apr 08, 2015 10:26 pm
Forum: Radio Programming
Topic: HT1550 wont let me load a "440xxx"
Replies: 3
Views: 691

Re: HT1550 wont let me load a "440xxx"

*update* I am not sure but the zero key on my CF29 is not functioning properly, for those of you who are familiar with that KB on that LT I had to use the "M" key(with a little blue zero) that is the only way to get this to work. Not sure why the normal Zero wont work.. The good thing is t...
by giguchan
Wed Apr 01, 2015 4:59 pm
Forum: Radio Programming
Topic: HT1550 wont let me load a "440xxx"
Replies: 3
Views: 691

Re: HT1550 wont let me load a "440xxx"

Hey Steve, The Frequency is a normal UHF frequency... I hope it isn't Forbidden 440.725tx and rx 445.725 I am entering this into a normal personality. The Personality has already been created(The former I don't use anymore) I have never had any trouble before with programming. I should have had some...
by giguchan
Tue Mar 31, 2015 7:10 pm
Forum: Radio Programming
Topic: HT1550 wont let me load a "440xxx"
Replies: 3
Views: 691

HT1550 wont let me load a "440xxx"

All, I have a question... I have a 403-470 HT 1550. I am trying to program a 440xxx - it wont let me do it all I get is the "you are not allowed to do that tone"... I already have another freq of 438xxx which seems to work fine. What am I missing here... is it so Obvious that I over looked...
by giguchan
Fri Feb 20, 2015 1:54 pm
Forum: Radio Programming
Topic: Got this today when i opened up CPS
Replies: 3
Views: 954

Re: Got this today when i opened up CPS

Hello all, Quite simply I don't what caused it... but I can tell you what I did to fix it. I just RE started the SW(instead of running it from the CP I already had on the desktop) and after it loaded I RE read the radio saved THE NEW code plug in the same place(same name) as the previous Code plug t...
by giguchan
Thu Feb 19, 2015 9:05 pm
Forum: Radio Programming
Topic: Got this today when i opened up CPS
Replies: 3
Views: 954

Re: Got this today when i opened up CPS

False Alarm.... all fixed.
by giguchan
Thu Feb 19, 2015 8:58 pm
Forum: Radio Programming
Topic: Got this today when i opened up CPS
Replies: 3
Views: 954

Got this today when i opened up CPS

"Block Universal ID Alias path. Entry Desc size is not 2" Does anyone have any idea what this means?... I was doing some programming and all of a sudden I get this. It pops up with or without the radio connected. I have other codeplugs saved on the Machine THEY are all fine it's only when ...
by giguchan
Fri Feb 13, 2015 7:35 am
Forum: General Motorola Solutions & Legacy Radio Discussion
Topic: MOL change PW
Replies: 1
Views: 551

Re: MOL change PW

Never mind I found it.... it was a completely different site. got the cookies sorted out too.
by giguchan
Thu Feb 12, 2015 7:58 pm
Forum: General Motorola Solutions & Legacy Radio Discussion
Topic: Part number for remote CDM control cable
Replies: 6
Views: 986

Re: Part number for remote CDM control cable

Is there a schematic of the remote kit available? I've never seen one. I'm sure it's not the same pinout as the front mic connector. I wish I could help you. I have no idea where to look. When you take a CDM and make it a 2 piece radio.. it's like assembling a Plastic model(minus the Testors red la...
by giguchan
Thu Feb 12, 2015 7:52 pm
Forum: General Motorola Solutions & Legacy Radio Discussion
Topic: Part number for remote CDM control cable
Replies: 6
Views: 986

Re: Part number for remote CDM control cable

I believe a straight ethernet cable will work if you don't plan on needing handset audio. Thanks for the reply. I was told that the connectors on the ends are NOT standard. I was told that they are 10 pin. Believe it or not a local shop had the cables in stock and just a few dollars over MOL... thi...
by giguchan
Thu Feb 12, 2015 7:18 pm
Forum: General Motorola Solutions & Legacy Radio Discussion
Topic: MOL change PW
Replies: 1
Views: 551

MOL change PW

I had to have Moto send me a new password so I could get into my MOL acct. I was able to log in(yes, Cookies do matter. I had to use Safari to get in) but it did not prompt me for a new PW.
Does anyone know where the "Change Password" link is?

thanks.
by giguchan
Wed Feb 11, 2015 6:46 am
Forum: General Motorola Solutions & Legacy Radio Discussion
Topic: Part number for remote CDM control cable
Replies: 6
Views: 986

Re: Part number for remote CDM control cable

And a good morning to you too!!

Good to hear from you.....
thanks for the information.
I have to call MOL this morning... I cant get into my acct... More on that later... thanks again
by giguchan
Wed Feb 11, 2015 12:07 am
Forum: General Motorola Solutions & Legacy Radio Discussion
Topic: Part number for remote CDM control cable
Replies: 6
Views: 986

Part number for remote CDM control cable

Hey all,
Can anyone provide me with a Moto Part number for the flat control cable that goes between my CDM Control head and the radio? I think there are 2 lengths.
I believe they were quite reasonable so I wont bother to make them.
Thanks.
by giguchan
Tue Feb 10, 2015 9:28 pm
Forum: Vehicle Radio Installs
Topic: remote mount 2cdm1550's 2011 cherokee
Replies: 6
Views: 1827

Re: remote mount 2cdm1550's 2011 cherokee

So Steve, After rummaging around for a while today... I think that stud under the hood with the red camp on it will be my source point- as long as it does not cause me any issues with the computer It's also right there and ripe for the connecting... I can also get a Nice solid CHASSIS ground out the...
by giguchan
Tue Feb 10, 2015 8:54 pm
Forum: General Motorola Solutions & Legacy Radio Discussion
Topic: CDM 1550LS
Replies: 12
Views: 1583

Re: CDM 1550LS

I look at it this way.... you wont be the first person to RE sell a radio... there is someone out there who IS looking for what you have.
Best of luck.
by giguchan
Tue Feb 10, 2015 7:41 am
Forum: General Motorola Solutions & Legacy Radio Discussion
Topic: CDM 1550LS
Replies: 12
Views: 1583

Re: CDM 1550LS

I don't know if you wanted a 16 ch or not I would not call you a sucker.. you Might not have known is all... Maybe 16 channels WILL work for you.... When I first started getting into Moto gear sure, I wanted the 160 channels. Why? because I actually thought I could fill up that many spaces.I Never c...
by giguchan
Mon Feb 09, 2015 8:21 pm
Forum: General Motorola Solutions & Legacy Radio Discussion
Topic: CDM 1550LS
Replies: 12
Views: 1583

Re: CDM 1550LS

I know a load of people who thought that they were getting that very same "bargain". That model number chart can prevent you from making a big mistake before you slide your CC. And while I am at it... I believe being able to decode when portable batteries were manufactured is a good thing ...

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