Uniden UBCD396xt

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Uniden UBCD396xt

Post by AustDaveWA » Sat Jan 17, 2015 12:38 pm

I have a question for those who have been using their 396xt's.

I have noticed that some of my frequencies will display a CTCS code and others don't. Does this mean that those frequencies don't use CTCS codes ??
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Re: Uniden UBCD396xt

Post by yorky » Sat Jan 17, 2015 12:48 pm

There is actually an option per channel to enable or disable ctcss scanning. It might be a case of you have a channel enabled to scan ctcss but there is no tone transmitted.

It's handy when you scan CB for example you can see what tone they are using.
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