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by ecps92
27 Jan 2023 14:16
Forum: Eastern Massachusetts
Topic: Boston Fire Ch-1
Replies: 3
Views: 132

Re: Boston Fire Ch-1

Seems to be resolved as of today - much better audio sounds like there is a fault in one of the voting receivers because its keying the BFD1 repeater for less than a second with no audio and just tone keying coming out of the comparator. Very typical in these old copper spectra-tac voted systems. BF...
by ecps92
26 Jan 2023 09:54
Forum: Eastern Massachusetts
Topic: Boston Fire Ch-1
Replies: 3
Views: 132

Boston Fire Ch-1

Anyone notice how poor the Ch-1 audio is today ?
Great Signal, but between the hetrodyne and muffled audio - ugh

Wonder if this is related to some of the on-going work on the Pru
by ecps92
26 Jan 2023 06:33
Forum: Processed Submissions
Topic: Reconfirmation & Change: MC Bow
Replies: 1
Views: 70

Re: Reconfirmation & Change: MC Bow

OK - figured it out, the Merr Co Police Page... was looking for the bad info on the SO Page...

Wiki updated
by ecps92
25 Jan 2023 16:08
Forum: New Hampshire
Topic: NH DOT highway report codes?
Replies: 17
Views: 312

Re: NH DOT highway report codes?

Claim to fame is those guides, which got me into the Library of Congress MGreen :Bruins:
W1KNE wrote: 25 Jan 2023 15:52 Bill's legacy will never die! MGreen Thanks!
by ecps92
25 Jan 2023 12:48
Forum: Eastern Massachusetts
Topic: Danvers DPW
Replies: 3
Views: 209

Re: Danvers DPW

Anyone try searching to see where they might be ?

I just did an FCC search and see a bunch of new frequencies under WRCK783
by ecps92
24 Jan 2023 13:48
Forum: Rhode Island
Topic: East Providence Mystery Biz
Replies: 3
Views: 124

Re: East Providence Mystery Biz

MURS doesn't require licenses from the FCC
https://wiki.radioreference.com/index.p ... io_Service
they are licensed by Rule
radioguruphil wrote: 24 Jan 2023 13:17 It could be licensed to the corporation in an other state.
by ecps92
21 Jan 2023 07:15
Forum: Fests and Flea Markets Archive
Topic: Whitman ARC Winterfest 23 - January 21, 2023
Replies: 21
Views: 517

Re: Whitman ARC Winterfest 23 - January 21, 2023

See you at the FLEA and then Brothers
W1KNE wrote: 17 Jan 2023 16:16 Cowbell for Breakfast at 8, Brothers for Lunch afterwards!
by ecps92
16 Jan 2023 08:20
Forum: New Hampshire
Topic: NH DOT highway report codes?
Replies: 17
Views: 312

Re: NH DOT highway report codes?

For many agencies, Codes etc have not changed since the 70's
and many of us, - even former Editors/Co-Authors still rely on it, Police Call, Scanner Master for the sometimes Historical and other times Hysterical info
WX1N wrote: 15 Jan 2023 22:30 It is indeed - well the 1987 edition, Official NH Scanner Guide.
by ecps92
15 Jan 2023 12:01
Forum: Mystery Frequency Forum
Topic: Merrimac Valley Transportation
Replies: 1
Views: 123

Merrimac Valley Transportation

too far away for me to run from home, but was out for lunch with friends in Reading on Saturday with my P25 only scanner and got some DMR on two frequencies which some prior threads/wiki seem to point to NXDN for the MVRT 471.6750 and 471.1750 for anyone who wants to add some overdue confirmations t...
by ecps92
14 Jan 2023 09:00
Forum: New Hampshire
Topic: NH DOT highway report codes?
Replies: 17
Views: 312

Re: NH DOT highway report codes?

Was just gonna dig out one of me ole "Official Scanner Guides" and post the same :)
by ecps92
13 Jan 2023 08:52
Forum: Central Massachusetts
Topic: Is there any way to filter Worcester Fire on serious calls?
Replies: 5
Views: 337

Re: Is there any way to filter Worcester Fire on serious calls?

Thanks Greg for the update, modified the Wiki for a better description as well... Tac 10 and 11 are training channels. Tac 12 is encrypted... Otherwise, Bill's suggestion is fairly spot on. If you don't want to hear the run of the mill stuff, only put in Ops A, Ops B, and Ops D. They are North, Sout...
by ecps92
12 Jan 2023 12:06
Forum: Central Massachusetts
Topic: Is there any way to filter Worcester Fire on serious calls?
Replies: 5
Views: 337

Re: Is there any way to filter Worcester Fire on serious calls?

Well first P25 doesn't have PL tones All Dispatch is thru that main TG - All Fire Services (Medical, Low Battery Alarms, odd smells, smoke etc) You could only scan the Ops-A thru Ops-D and Tac 10 thru Tac-12 (aka Fireground) but then you won't know the address they were dispatched to.. It seems that...
by ecps92
10 Jan 2023 16:30
Forum: Eastern Massachusetts
Topic: Medflight - WBZ landing zone?
Replies: 11
Views: 338

Re: Medflight - WBZ landing zone?

https://www.mass.gov/service-details/tr ... stinations
ScanBoston wrote: 10 Jan 2023 16:16 Gary, Where can you find a list of our Level 1 Trauma Hospitals?
by ecps92
05 Jan 2023 14:46
Forum: Processed Submissions
Topic: Worcester County Fire Resubmissions
Replies: 1
Views: 100

Re: Worcester County Fire Resubmissions

Thanks - well overdue and the VHF High updated them as well for 2023 since you indicated "still patched"
by ecps92
04 Jan 2023 13:40
Forum: Identified Finds
Topic: 151.8425 DMR-TIII CC05
Replies: 22
Views: 518

Re: 151.8425 DMR-TIII CC05

:Bruins: :Pats:
W1KNE wrote: 04 Jan 2023 13:21 Not really. I have a ton of BNC cables. I will bring a 6 footer with me to Whitman, you can just have it.
by ecps92
04 Jan 2023 12:34
Forum: New Hampshire
Topic: NOAA Weather Radio, degraded reception
Replies: 8
Views: 299

Re: NOAA Weather Radio, degraded reception

did you accidentally turn on the "attenuation" either globally or that one frequency ? Just curious if anyone else has seen this (Rochester area), I am no longer able to receive NOAA (162.450) on my 3 scanners when it used to be nice and clear with great reception. It still receives on my ...
by ecps92
04 Jan 2023 12:33
Forum: Scanning Equipment
Topic: Antenna for picking up Worcester P25.
Replies: 21
Views: 780

Re: Antenna for picking up Worcester P25.

it may have already been stressed, but keep in mind, sometimes TOO Much antenna can be the issue Some folks have had luck with the 'distortion" of simulcasting by using a paperclip Here's what I did and found. Uniden BCD536hp, Tram Discone antenna on top of a 25 foot mast. 1000 feet above sea l...
by ecps92
04 Jan 2023 09:48
Forum: Eastern Massachusetts
Topic: Sherborn Dispatch
Replies: 3
Views: 182

Re: Sherborn Dispatch

Awesome Thanks
AFD94 wrote: 03 Jan 2023 17:52Done and done.
by ecps92
04 Jan 2023 09:47
Forum: Identified Finds
Topic: 151.8425 DMR-TIII CC05
Replies: 22
Views: 518

Re: 151.8425 DMR-TIII CC05

Guess who will be looking for a new BNC/BNC 6' cable at the Whitman Flea :), if not then Hosstraders
went back to my Telescoping whip and wow, what a signal now. Odd as the bad cable/BNC was only impacting VHF
AJ1L wrote: 02 Jan 2023 18:39 Check your antennas, very strong signals here in Rockland.
by ecps92
03 Jan 2023 14:15
Forum: Eastern Massachusetts
Topic: Andover, MA Melmark School 464.500 MHz
Replies: 5
Views: 219

Re: Andover, MA Melmark School 464.500 MHz

Nice work
Wonder if the same radios will be used at the new facility in Stoughton to open this year.

Glad you figured out the PL/DPL issue with that model radio

and the Wiki has been updated
by ecps92
03 Jan 2023 14:09
Forum: Eastern Massachusetts
Topic: Sherborn Dispatch
Replies: 3
Views: 182

Re: Sherborn Dispatch

https://www.snewiki.com/wiki/index.php/Middlesex_County_Fire_Departments#Department_Frequency_Information Seems the Sherborn Fire has not been confirmed since 2019 - hint hint for those in the area to confirm and make a DB Submission Dispatch for Sherborn Fire and Police transitioned over Holbrook R...
by ecps92
03 Jan 2023 14:07
Forum: New Hampshire
Topic: Hello from Northern NH
Replies: 4
Views: 236

Re: Hello from Northern NH

Welcome to our little world of Radio Monitoring in New England and sometimes NY :) Hello all - I didn't see a spot for greetings and welcome messages or the like. If I missed it, admins feel free to move this thread and apologies. Anyway - I'm a long time lurker off and on through the years but I'm ...
by ecps92
03 Jan 2023 06:22
Forum: Eastern Massachusetts
Topic: Tewksbury MA FD
Replies: 7
Views: 314

Re: Programming Uniden BCD996P2 for P25 without trunking

moved your Posting to the original thread, no need to create a new thread for the same Topic Purchased a Uniden BCD996P2 scanner— I am trying to program a FD frequency which went to P25 in December 2020. The FD is Tewksbury MA and they went to P25 with no trunking. Tried to program using P25 system ...
by ecps92
03 Jan 2023 06:10
Forum: Identified Finds
Topic: 151.8425 DMR-TIII CC05
Replies: 22
Views: 518

Re: 151.8425 DMR-TIII CC05

Re-checked and still no improvement, Federal and NWS are fine

From the Office it is almost full scale (under da Tobin)
AJ1L wrote: 02 Jan 2023 18:39 Check your antennas, very strong signals here in Rockland.
by ecps92
02 Jan 2023 15:16
Forum: Identified Finds
Topic: 151.8425 DMR-TIII CC05
Replies: 22
Views: 518

Re: 151.8425 DMR-TIII CC05

adjusting my Beam during the intermission, best signal is Southerly for me Since Fenway is blocked for me, can't do any confirmations of them, I'll tr and sit on this for the next 48 hrs and see what we read. Very Weak into SoWeymouth - So no Go from here... but 151.9175 is also weak but still showi...