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How To Program A 780XLT/245XLT For GRN Newcastle

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So how do you here the grn and who can hear.

So you live in Newcastle ands want to recieve The GRN
and you bought a band new 780xlt oh oh oh oh oh!

you unpack it and you read the manual but you cant find how to do it
but you know the grn freq for New lambton and Sugarloaf.

ok im still reading the manual and i may one day master the UBC780XLT


but heres the shortcuts to get you up and running.

Step 1.
press the [menu] button and select
"trunk data"[enter]-
(use the vfo/select to bring it up or just press 3)
then choose the bank for this example
"bank 1"[enter]
"trunk type"[enter]
choose [type 2 uhf](number 4)[enter]
"base config 1"[enter][413.100][enter]
"space freq 1."[12.5][enter]
"offset Channel" [723][enter]
"base config 2"[415.000][enter]
"space freq 2"[12.5][enter]
"offset ch. 2" [748][enter]
"base config 3" [415.575][enter]
"space freq 3" [12.5]
"offset ch. 3" [380][enter]
and thats all you need to type in now press
[menu],[menu],[menu],[menu],[menu]
and that should bring you back to the scanning screen....
now program your freqs

For New Lambton
1. 416.2500 (this is the control channel and you would hear data)
2. 416.5000
3. 417.0000
4. 417.2500
5. 417.5000
6. 417.7500
7. 413.2500
8. 415.0000
9. 416.7500
 
 


for Mt Sugarloaf

1. 416.1875 (this is the control channel and you would hear data) 2  
416.2500
3. 417.5625
4. 416.6875
5  417.1875
7. 418.6875
8. 419.4375
9. 415.0625
10.419.6875
 
For Gan Gan
1 416.1375
2 416.8875
3 417.3875
4 416.3875
 
for Dungog
1 416.1750
2 416.6750
3 416.9250
4 416.4250


once programmed go back to each channel
and press and hold the [trunk] button until a "m" is
displayed above the freq and repeat for all channels.

then you are ready
press the[scan] button
press the [trunk] button
and then the [search] button]

what this does is set the scanner searching and it should display
the id numbers of the talkgroups.

well that gets you started
 
New UPDATE 1/2008
 

Quick and Easy guide to programming your 245XLT to trunk on NSW GRN

Just follow step by step

 

Turn scanner on, press and hold the 'TRUNK" key for a couple of seconds. You will hear 2 beeps and bank and trunk will flash on the display. The scanner is in trunk mode now.

Select the bank you want to use for Trunking the GRN by pressing the bank number - 1 through to 0

Select the type of system you want to track. Press the 'up arrow / hold' key or the 'down arrow / limit' key until the display shows E2 UHF. Press 'E'.

Enter each of the frequencies of the desired trunk site. Use the 'up arrow' key to move to the next channel position. If you make a mistake press the ' . ' (decimal point) key twice to clear a wrong entry. Enter all the channels for the site, including the Data channel.

 

1. 416.1875 (this is the control channel and you would hear data) 2  416.2500
3. 417.5625
4. 416.6875

5  417.1875
7. 418.6875
8. 419.4375
9. 415.0625
10.419.6875
 
For Gan Gan
1 416.1375
2 416.8875
3 417.3875
4 416.3875
 
for Dungog
1 416.1750
2 416.6750
3 416.9250
4 416.4250

other sites can be found elsewhere on the internet, try using google search for your local site

Press the 'data' key. The display will show the letters 'bAS and the frequency 406.000. Change this to 415.575, this is a base frequency used by the GRN then press 'E'.

Press the 'data' key again, and the display will show OFS 50.0, change this to 12.5

Press 'search' to begin Trunking on the GRN and searching for talk groups.

 

 You can obtain some talk group Ids from elsewhere on this site. They  can  be  entered  by  pressing  hold  (the screen should display - - - - -) enter in the ID such as 13104 and press E. Press hold again to move to the next empty location.


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The infomation was supplied to me after i bought my 780xlt
by Garry Luxton. and the update was done on 31/3/02 with infomation supplied from
http://www.scannsw.aesvn.org which is the spectrums edge web site
and my own research
Jan 2008 updated

Here are some Heard and confirmed IDS In Newcastle

028000 RFS HORNSBY
028240 RFS WOLLONDILLY
028304 RFS WYONG
028176 RFS WARRI\PITTWA
028336 RFS CESSNOCK
028529 RFS
028592 RFS PT..STEPHENS
028640 RFS PT..STEPHENS
028656 RFS SINGLETON
028832 RFS BLAYNEY
028896 RFS LAKE MACQU.
028944 RFS SPEC OP CH2
028960 RFS COBONNE
023664 SES HUNTER
023680 SES LAKE MACQU
023694 SES
024096 SES
024160 SES WYNG,SYD,HBY
024336 SES TAC1 UPHUNTR
024352 SES TAC3 UPHUNTR
024704 SES TAC1 NM
024784 SES TAC 2 CH 78
028638 SES
017856 SRA
06416 CORRECT SERVICES
004992 SYDNEY WATER
018554 POSSIBLE WATER
016624 HUNTER WATER
004752 HUNTER WATER
016496 HUNTER WATER
016576 HUNTER WATER
001344 HUNTER WATER
016512 HUNTER WATER
001232 ENERGY AUST
001376 ENERGY AUST
001424 ENERGY AUST
019152 ENERGY AUST
016816 MSB NCLE
007216 NSW SHER CH1
007232 NSW SHER CH2
007248 NSW SHER CH3
007264 NSW SHER CH4
007280 NSW SHER CH5
007296 NSW SHER CH6
007312 NSW SHER CH7
007328 NSW SHER CH8
007344 NSW SHER CH9
007360 NSW SHER CH10