Fire Station Two-Tone's

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scanfaned
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Fire Station Two-Tone's

Post by scanfaned » Sat Aug 01, 2020 9:40 pm

Would anyone by chance have the two-tone paging codes for the Riverside County Fire Stations? I am mostly interested in the Menifee stations. From an old list that I found, I tried to get 1185.2/1285.8 to work for Station 76 in a Unication G5 that I am trying to program. So far, I have not been able to get it to work. At this point, I am not sure if it is a programming issue on my end, or perhaps I have the incorrect tones.

Anyone know of current stations tones?

Thanks!

Kingscup
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Re: Fire Station Two-Tone's

Post by Kingscup » Sun Aug 02, 2020 12:57 pm

I checked this morning and you have the correct numbers.

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Re: Fire Station Two-Tone's

Post by scanfaned » Sun Aug 02, 2020 4:54 pm

Thank you! Would you know if Station 68 is still 1433.4/1395.0?

Thanks again!

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Re: Fire Station Two-Tone's

Post by theruggedwest » Mon Aug 03, 2020 8:53 pm

Good evening,

Can anyone confirm the tones for the following:

Q90 Tone A: 903.2 Tone B: 726.8
E91 Tone A: 1092.4 Tone B: 617.4
E65 Tone A: 1433.4 Tone B: 1285.8
E101 ???

Thank you in advance

JH

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Re: Fire Station Two-Tone's

Post by Kingscup » Tue Aug 04, 2020 9:27 pm

scanfaned wrote:
Sun Aug 02, 2020 4:54 pm
Thank you! Would you know if Station 68 is still 1433.4/1395.0?
Yes
theruggedwest wrote:
Mon Aug 03, 2020 8:53 pm
Good evening,

Can anyone confirm the tones for the following:

Q90 Tone A: 903.2 Tone B: 726.8
E91 Tone A: 1092.4 Tone B: 617.4
E65 Tone A: 1433.4 Tone B: 1285.8
E101 ???
101 is 524.6 389.0
The rest are correct.

The only one that I know of that has changed since the list was made was station 92. There might be one more but I am not sure. Also, with new stations and closed stations, the list will be different obviously.

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Re: Fire Station Two-Tone's

Post by theruggedwest » Thu Aug 06, 2020 5:01 pm

Thank you!

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Re: Fire Station Two-Tone's

Post by scanfaned » Fri Aug 07, 2020 12:38 pm

Kingscup,

Thank you for all the confirmations.

In regard to Station 76 in Menifee, can you advise if there are separate tones for the engine and the truck? Does 1185.2/1285.8 cover both of them?

Thanks again!

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Re: Fire Station Two-Tone's

Post by Kingscup » Sat Aug 08, 2020 12:47 pm

They only have one tone for the station.

On another note, yesterday morning, I heard several tones I have never heard before on the Broadcastify feed. Since I was not next to the scanner, I don't know if it came from RRU 1 or some other frequency that does not normally transmit tones. The feed does not have any freqs that produce tones other than RRU 1 that I know of. They were the old longer version and did not sound like any of the current tones. There was no announcement before or after the tones. I am not expecting an answer but thought I would throw it out there.

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Re: Fire Station Two-Tone's

Post by scanfaned » Sat Aug 08, 2020 2:40 pm

Kingscup wrote:
Sat Aug 08, 2020 12:47 pm
They only have one tone for the station.

On another note, yesterday morning, I heard several tones I have never heard before on the Broadcastify feed. Since I was not next to the scanner, I don't know if it came from RRU 1 or some other frequency that does not normally transmit tones. The feed does not have any freqs that produce tones other than RRU 1 that I know of. They were the old longer version and did not sound like any of the current tones. There was no announcement before or after the tones. I am not expecting an answer but thought I would throw it out there.
Hmmm. That is interesting. Wonder if we should be looking for some changes...

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Re: Fire Station Two-Tone's

Post by Kingscup » Thu Aug 13, 2020 10:41 pm

I believe I figured out the new tones. I heard 2 of the 4 tones from a few days ago being used to dispatch Los Pinos camp. It is a new CCC hand crew camp based in El Cariso. I had heard rumors a few years ago about reopening the camp under a state or county entity. Looks like they have finally done it. They mostly do fuel reduction clearance but can respond to fires. The longer I am retired, the less info I have.

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