SJA Digital in 8 weeks

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Re: SJA Digital in 8 weeks

Post by vk6hgr » Wed Sep 02, 2009 7:27 pm

Turbo wrote:Heard from an ambo today that the team leaders vehicles are fitted out with the new gear but so far no ambulances are.
Is the new network live?
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Re: SJA Digital in 8 weeks

Post by richard omeara » Wed Sep 02, 2009 8:01 pm

My scanner stoped on one off the new freq yesterday.No voice but.

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Re: SJA Digital in 8 weeks

Post by richard omeara » Thu Oct 08, 2009 9:49 am

Heard some test calls on 415.000.Some came up P-25 i could hear.Some came up ENC.Oh Noooooooooo.Sorry i hope it isnt bad news.Sounded like they said 6DA to pump?Lots of test 1234.

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Re: SJA Digital in 8 weeks

Post by vk6hgr » Thu Oct 08, 2009 11:55 am

richard omeara wrote:Heard some test calls on 415.000.Some came up P-25 i could hear.Some came up ENC.Oh Noooooooooo.
Yes, that would suck.

Unlike the police, FESA WAERN etc St John's have kept news of this new network pretty close to their chest. I'd assume they're using Simoco gear since they've used Philips/Simoco gear for eons (http://www.simoco.com.au/SIMOCO-History.html)
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SJA Digital encrypted

Post by richard omeara » Thu Oct 08, 2009 11:56 am

Sorry to say.Heard some SJA tests today.Most of it comes up encrypted.Some of it did come up P-25 but most was encrypted.I hope im wrong.(415.000)

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Re: SJA Digital in 8 weeks

Post by slipknot » Thu Oct 08, 2009 12:17 pm

are SJA going encrypted?
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Re: SJA Digital in 8 weeks

Post by slipknot » Thu Oct 08, 2009 12:20 pm

futher more to my last post, What is P-25? can a normal uniden digital scanner pick these up?
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Re: SJA Digital in 8 weeks

Post by richard omeara » Thu Oct 08, 2009 12:24 pm

Yes just put 415.00 and save.When youve saved it press yes then go down to audio type press yes again.Make sure it is on all.You should pick it up.Also while your there put in 500.050(airport fire tenders)

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Re: SJA Digital in 8 weeks

Post by slipknot » Thu Oct 08, 2009 12:28 pm

ahh cheers man! will SJA be encrypted by any chance?
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Re: SJA Digital in 8 weeks

Post by richard omeara » Thu Oct 08, 2009 12:38 pm

There testing it.So id say yes.Not sure when.Lets know if you pick anything up slipnot?

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Re: SJA Digital in 8 weeks

Post by gkoutlis » Thu Oct 08, 2009 12:43 pm

Unencrypted for now.

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Re: SJA Digital in 8 weeks

Post by richard omeara » Thu Oct 08, 2009 12:48 pm

gkoutlis wrote:Unencrypted for now.

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YES For now.

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Re: SJA Digital in 8 weeks

Post by slipknot » Thu Oct 08, 2009 3:58 pm

I dont have a digital scanner yet, , great, another one going encrypted, I dont quite see why they need encryption, most of ther sensitive data goes over a secure network anyway??? what a waste of money :| next to happen is the cleaning staff at the observation city hotel to go encrypted too.......cant let that sensitive cleaning information get away.........
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Re: SJA Digital in 8 weeks

Post by richard omeara » Thu Oct 08, 2009 4:29 pm

Only other thing i can pick up with a digital scanner is the airport emergancy services.Apart from that i cant find anymore digital Frequancys.Dont think id pay $1000 for another one.I got preety excited when i heard SJA on digital today.

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Re: SJA Digital in 8 weeks

Post by richard omeara » Thu Oct 08, 2009 7:29 pm

Every SJA transmit and recieve its also coming up encrypted on 415.000.

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