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555Re: [BC346XT] Hanging issue

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  • MCH
    Jan 10, 2011
      It would have been: Enable end code detection.

      But in your case there wasn't the concurrent lack of reception, was
      there? (I'm assuming he was talking about lack of reception on the
      normal frequencies, and not just in general)

      Joe M.

      Mark Levine, D.C. wrote:
      > We've had a similar problem here in CT on several of the CSP sites. It's
      > almost as if there is a low level carrier holding the squelch open following
      > a transmission. Found that we needed to enable the End-code detection or
      > perhaps disable it, I forget,
      >
      > doc
      >
      > ----- Original Message -----
      > From: "Gus Oliver Davis" <boinc99@...>
      > To: <BC346XT@yahoogroups.com>
      > Sent: Monday, January 10, 2011 12:47 PM
      > Subject: Re: [BC346XT] Hanging issue
      >
      >
      > The frequencies are in the 800Mhz trunked Motorola range. When it "hangs"
      > it's
      > as if some user has an open keyed up mic. There's a soft hissing in the
      > background.
      >
      > Squelch is set at 2, I've played with that setting to see if it has any
      > effect..
      > no, it doesn't stop the "hanging".
      > When the antenas are disconected it does not hang up an any channels.
      > Reception is very poor and choppy since the hanging issue began, they're
      > related
      > I'm sure. I live in a major metro area and reception has always been strong.
      > I just turned on the scanner and recieved nothing for a few moments then
      > some
      > brief choppy conversation at 858.2625 then it hangs on that channel, no more
      > scanning just hanging.
      >
      > I really hope my scanner is not dead but it's looking grim.
      >
      >
      >
      >
      > ________________________________
      > From: MCH <mch@...>
      > To: BC346XT@yahoogroups.com
      > Sent: Sat, January 8, 2011 9:40:18 PM
      > Subject: Re: [BC346XT] Hanging issue
      >
      >
      > What are some of the frequencies involved?
      >
      > What is your exact squelch setting?
      >
      > Does it do this without the antenna connected?
      >
      > Joe M.
      >
      > boinc99@... wrote:
      >> My 346XT has recently started hanging up on channels when scanning. I
      >> have checked everything I can think of, squelch, attenuator etc, even
      >> rebooted the scanner several times and still, it is hanging up on some
      >> channels when I'm in scan mode. Yes, I've locked those channels when it
      >> happens and it just finds another channel to hang up on; it's very
      >> annoying. It's as if I've turned on "hold". Can anyone suggest how to
      >> fix this? Please help!
      >>
      >>
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