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Midland X-tra Talk GXT760 Series Owner's Manual

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GXT760/795 Series

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    GXT760/795 Series GMRS/FRS Radio OWNER'S MANUAL

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    To maintain compliance with FCC’s RF exposure guidelines, for body-worn operation, this radio has been tested and meets the FCC RF exposure guidelines when used with Midland Radio Corp. accessories supplied or designated for this product. Use of other accessories may not ensure compliance with FCC RF exposure guidelines.

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    IMPORTANT: Changes or modifications to this unit not expressly approved by MIDLAND RADIO CORP. could void your right to operate this unit. Your radio is set up to transmit a regulated signal on an assigned frequency. It is against the law to alter or adjust the settings inside the COMMUNICATOR to exceed those limitations.

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    Model GXT760/795 Series LCD DISPLAY 1. KEY LOCK ICON – Indicates KEY LOCK mode is on. 2. VOX ICON – Indicates when VOX mode is active. 3. NOAA WEATHER (WX) BAND ICON– Indicates when the radio is in Weather Band mode. 4.

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    Model GXT760/795 Series BATTERY INSTALLATION Your GXT760/795 Series radio operates with either 4 AA alkaline batteries or an optional NiMH battery pack. The belt clip should be removed (see below) to ease installation or removal of the batteries. To install the batteries: 1.

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    Model GXT760/795 Series CHARGING THE OPTIONAL BATTERY PACK Your GXT760/795 Series is equipped for using an optional recharge- able NiMH battery pack which can be recharged using a desktop charger. Initial charge time is 24 hours with a charge time of 12 hours thereafter.

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    Model GXT760/795 Series OPERATING YOUR RADIO POWER ON/OFF AND VOLUME Rotate the POWER/VOLUME knob clockwise to turn the radio on and increase the volume level. Rotate the control counter-clockwise to reduce the volume level and to turn the radio off. During Power On, the radio will beep 2 times with different tones, the LCD will display all icons for 1 second and the LCD display will indicate the last channel selected.

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    Model GXT760/795 Series GXT760/795 SERIES QUICK REFERENCE CHART MENU Channel Privacy Power Silent Operation oF~5 1~42 H/M/L On/Off MENU WX Scan CTCSS 1~38 Press & hold Menu 1~104 button for 5 1~10 seconds *** Only on Ch 1 ~ 22 MONITOR Pressing and holding the MONITOR button for 1 second will let you hear noise so you can adjust the volume level of the radio when not...

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    Model GXT760/795 Series KEYPAD LOCK To avoid accidentally changing the radio setting, press the LOCK button for 2 seconds. The KEY LOCK icon will appear on the display. PTT and CALL will still be active. Repeat the same procedure to unlock the keypad.

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    Model GXT760/795 Series When the Battery Meter drops to 1 bar automatically switch from Hi(H) or Med(M) to Lo(L) level. Note : You cannot adjust the power setting on the FRS channels (8~14 and 34~37). They are set to Low power per FCC regulations.

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    Model GXT760/795 Series To turn the ROGER BEEP tone off, press the MENU button until the display shows an “rb” icon while on the right of the “rb” display, an “on” icon appears. Select “oF” by pressing the the PTT key, or press MENU button to move to the next feature setting.

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    Model GXT760/795 Series The radio will stop scanning and the display will show the current WX Band channel setting and the WX Band icon. While on WX Band mode press the buttons to select one of the 10 NOAA WEAT- HER (WX) BAND channels.

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    Model GXT760/795 Series TROUBLESHOOTING GUIDE PROBLEM SOLUTION No Power - Check battery installation and/or replace batteries Cannot Receive - Confirm the radios have the same channel settings. Messages - Make sure that you are within range of the other transceivers. - Buildings and other structures may interfere with your communication.

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    Model GXT760/795 Series SPECIFICATIONS Channels 42 GMRS/FRS Channels +142 Privacy Codes 10 NOAA Weather (WX) Band Channels Operating Frequency UHF 462.5500 ~ 467.7125 MHz Power Source 4 AA Alkaline or 6.0V Rechargeable Ni-MHbattery pack GMRS/FRS FREQUENCY CHART (MHz) CH. No CH.

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    Model GXT760/795 Series DCS PRIVACY CODE CHART CODE CODE CODE Note: Privacy codes can be programmed for use on Channels 1~22 only Page 15 CODE

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    Model GXT760/795 Series LIMITED WARRANTY Midland Radio Corporation will repair or replace, at its option without charge, any Midland FRS/GMRS transceiver which fails due to a defect in material or workmanship within Three Years following the initial consumer purchase. This warranty does not apply to water damage, battery leak or abuse.

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    Model GXT760/795 Series ACCESSORIES Accessories can be purchased at or fill in the form on the following page and mail it to our address. AVP-1 1 AVP-H H 4 - 2 Over the Ear Mic. Headsets w/ PTT - $19.99 AVP-H H 1 AVP-H H 5 - 1 Open Face...

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    Model GXT760/795 Series TACTICAL H H EADSETS - Earphone Mic with Boom - $39.99 - Earphone Mic with PTT - $29.99 AVP-4 4 A A VP-7 7 - 1 Dual Desk Charger - 2 Rechargeable battery packs - 1 AC Adapter - 1 DC Cigarette lighter adapter - $39.99...

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    ACCESSORIES ORDER FORM Please send Money Order or fill in Visa/MasterCard information and mail to the address below. Please DO NOT send cash or checks. Make Money Order to Midland Radio Corporation. Name: _______________________________________________________________ Address: _____________________________________________________________ City: _________________________ State __________Zip Code ______________ Tel: __________________________ email: _________________________________ CC# _________________________ Type: ________________ Exp.

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    M I I D D L L A A N N D D R R A A D D I I O O C C O O R R P P O O R R A A T T I I O O N N 5900 Parretta Drive Kansas City, MO 64120 Call 816.241.8500...

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  • George Wingard Jan 21, 2016 04:46:
    Having lost my owners manual for my GXT 760 radios I was at a loss to set my weather channel. Your on line manuals are the greatest. Many thanks.u