Dx 08/29/05

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Dx 08/29/05

Post by W1KNE »

Wow, I get the first post in the DX column as well...

Very good almost due north reception...

APCO25 on 151.4, 154.95

Other towns as well...
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Post by AJ1L »

As I posted in the APCO-25 forum, the 796 that I bought on ebay arrived today. The first frequency I was able to partially decode was Derry, NH PD on 151.010. I have been getting a weak signal on 151.400, but not enough to switch over to digital yet.

At this point, I think all of the APCO-25 that I'm going to receive will be DX. The big reason why I got the 796 is that it will be able to function when rebanding takes place with a firmware update.
Jeff Lehmann - AJ1L (Formerly N1ZZN) WQDJ863
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edmfox25

Good skip tonight

Post by edmfox25 »

155.220/ 136.5 SW NH MUTUAL AID AMBULANCE. This I think is done in the Keene NH area. Loud and clear in Auburn,MA on the attic antenna with the PRO-2055.

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