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  • Page 1 APX™ TWO-WAY RADIOS APX 6000 / APX 6000Li MODEL 1 USER GUIDE...
  • Page 3 PMLN5715D MOTOROLA, MOTO, MOTOROLA SOLUTIONS and the Stylized M logo are trademarks or registered trademarks of Motorola Trademark Holdings, LLC and are used under license. All other trademarks are the property of their respective owners. © 2011, 2013 by Motorola Solutions, Inc. All Rights Reserved. 05/13.
  • Page 4 Sending an Emergency Call Display Status Icons Basic Zone Bank 1 Press the Emergency button. A = Radio is in Zone 1. Blinks when the battery is low. B = Radio is in Zone 2. Press and hold the PTT button. Speak clearly C = Radio is in Zone 3.
  • Page 5: Declaration Of Conformity

    Address: 1303 East Algonquin Road, Schaumburg, Illinois 60196, U.S.A. Phone Number: 1-800-927-2744 Hereby declares that the product: Model Name: APX 6000/APX 6000Li conforms to the following regulations: FCC Part 15, subpart B, section 15.107(a), 15.107(d) and section 15.109(a) Class B Digital Device As a personal computer peripheral, this device complies with Part 15 of the FCC Rules.
  • Page 6 Note: This equipment has been tested and found to comply with the limits for a Class B digital device, pursuant to part 15 of the FCC Rules. These limits are designed to provide reasonable protection against harmful interference in a residential installation.
  • Page 7: Table Of Contents

    Documentation Copyrights ....xii Contents Disclaimer ......xiii This User Guide contains all the information you need to use the APX™...
  • Page 8 Adjusting the Volume ......8 Receiving and Responding to a Telephone Call (Trunking Only) ......24 Identifying Radio Controls .
  • Page 9 Restoring a Nuisance Channel ....31 Selecting Secure Transmissions ....43 Selecting Clear Transmissions ....43 Call Alert Paging .
  • Page 10 Indicating the Bluetooth Connection is Lost ..52 Using the Digital PTT ID Feature ....60 Turning the Bluetooth Audio On (Routing the Audio Using the Smart PTT Feature (Conventional Only) .60 from the Radio to the Headset) .
  • Page 11 and Safety Frequencies ..... 71 Glossary ......72 Commercial Warranty .
  • Page 12: Important Safety Information

    RF energy awareness and control for Compliance with applicable standards and Regulations. For a list of Motorola-approved antennas, batteries, and other accessories, visit the following website: Under Industry Canada regulations, this radio transmitter...
  • Page 13: Software Version

    This device may not cause harmful interference. This device must accept any interference received, including interference that may cause undesired operation. Changes or modifications made to this device, not expressly approved by Motorola, could void the user's authority to operate this equipment. English...
  • Page 14: Informations Importantes Sur La Sécurité

    Le présent émetteur a été approuvé par Industrie Canada produit pour radios bidirectionnelles portatives pour fonctionner avec les types d'antenne agréés par Motorola et ayant un gain admissible maximal ainsi que l'impédance requise pour chaque type d'antenne indiqué. ATTENTION! Les types d'antenne non inclus, dont le gain est supérieur Cette radio ne doit être utilisée qu'à...
  • Page 15: Version Du Logiciel

    Cet appareil doit accepter toute interférence reçue, y compris les interférences qui peuvent perturber le fonctionnement. Les changements ou les modifications apportées à ce dispositif, non expressément approuvées par Motorola, peuvent annuler le droit de l'utilisateur à utiliser cet équipement. Français Canadien...
  • Page 16: Computer Software Copyrights

    Laws in the written permission of Motorola. No part of this manual United States and other countries preserve for Motorola may be reproduced, distributed, or transmitted in any...
  • Page 17: Disclaimer

    However, no responsibility is assumed for inaccuracies. Furthermore, Motorola reserves the right to make changes to any products herein to improve readability, function, or design. Motorola does not assume any liability arising out of the applications or use of any product or circuit described herein;...
  • Page 18 English...
  • Page 19: Getting Started

    Notations Used in This Manual Getting Started Throughout the text in this publication, you will notice the use of Take a moment to review the following: WARNING, Caution, and Note. These notations are used to How to Use This Guide 1 emphasize that safety hazards exist, and the care that must be Notations Used in This Manual .
  • Page 20: Additional Performance Enhancement

    SecureNet allows user to perform secured communications on backup master site dynamically in case of system failure. an Analog or Motorola Data Communication (MDC) channel. DSR also provides additional indication e.g. failure detection, The MDC OTAR feature will allow users to perform OTAR fault recovery, and redundancy within the system to address to activities on an MDC channel.
  • Page 21: What Your Dealer/System Administrator Can Tell You

    What Your Dealer/System Administrator Preparing Your Radio for Use Can Tell You Assemble your radio by following these steps: Check with your dealer or system administrator for the correct Charging the Battery 4 radio settings, if the radio is to be operated in extreme Battery Charger .
  • Page 22: Charging The Battery

    The Motorola-approved battery shipped with your radio is uncharged. Prior to using a new battery, charge it for a minimum of 16 hours to ensure optimum capacity and performance. For a list of Motorola-authorized batteries available for use with your radio, see Accessories on page 67. Note: When charging a battery attached to a radio, turn the radio off to ensure a full charge.
  • Page 23: Attaching The Antenna

    Attaching the Antenna To remove the battery, turn the radio off. Squeeze With the radio turned off, set the antenna in its receptacle and the release latches on the turn clockwise to attach it to the radio. bottom of the battery until the battery releases from the radio.
  • Page 24: Attaching The Accessory Connector Cover

    Attaching the Accessory Connector Attaching the Belt Clip Cover The accessory connector is located on the antenna side of the Align the grooves of the radio. It is used to connect accessories to the radio. belt clip with those of the radio and press upward Note: To prevent damage to the connector, shield it with the...
  • Page 25: Turning On The Radio

    qualified technician to fix this error. Turning On the Radio If the power-up test is successful, but you see HW BRD Rotate the On/Off/Volume Control Knob clockwise until you FAILED or MAN-DOWN HW ERROR, send the radio to hear a click. the qualified technician to fix this error.
  • Page 26: Adjusting The Volume

    Adjusting the Volume Identifying Radio Controls To increase the volume, turn the On/Off/Volume Control Knob Take a moment to review the following: clockwise. Radio Parts and 9 Programmable Features .
  • Page 27: Radio Parts And Controls

    Radio Parts and Controls 16-Position Antenna Select Knob* 3-Position A/B/C Display Switch* On/Off/Volume Control Knob Microphone Top (Orange) 2-Position Concentric Button* Switch* Main Top Side (Select) Speaker Button* Microphone Push-to-Talk (PTT) Button Accessory Connector Side Button 1* Bluetooth Pairing Indicator Battery Latch Side Button 2* Battery...
  • Page 28: Programmable Features

    Call Response – Allows you to answer a private call. Programmable Features Dynamic Priority (Conventional Only) – Allows any channel Any reference in this manual to controls that are in a scan list (except for the Priority-One channel) to temporarily “preprogrammed”...
  • Page 29: Assignable Settings Or Utility Functions

    Repeater Access Button (RAB) (Conventional Only) – Enhanced Zone Bank – Provide access from up to 75 zones Allows to manually send a repeater access codeword. by toggling between 25 banks (A, B ... X or Y) of 3 zones. Reprogram Request (Trunking Only) –...
  • Page 30: Push-To-Talk (Ptt) Button

    Push-To-Talk (PTT) Button Identifying Status Indicators The PTT button on the side Your radio indicates its operational status through the following: of the radio serves two basic purposes: Status Icons ....... . . page 12 LED Indicator .
  • Page 31 Battery Monitor (Carrier Squelch) For IMPRES™ battery operation only – the icon Selected channel is being monitored (during shown indicates the charge remaining in the conventional operation only). battery. For all battery operation – the icon blinks when Power Level the battery is low.
  • Page 32 View/Program Mode Enhanced Zone Bank Top Display Radio is in the view or program mode. A = Contains Zone 1, Zone 2 and Zone 3, B = Contains Zone 4, Zone 5 and Zone 6, • On steady = View mode C = Contains Zone 7, Zone 8 and Zone 9, ...
  • Page 33: Led Indicator

    Solid green – Radio is powering up, or is on a non-priority LED Indicator channel while in the Scan List Programming mode. The LED indicator shows the Blinking green – Radio is receiving an individual or telephone operational status of your radio. LED Indicator call, or is on a Priority-Two channel while in the Scan List Programming mode.
  • Page 34: Intelligent Lighting Indicators

    Intelligent Lighting Indicators This feature temporary changes the backlight of the top display screen to indicate a radio event has occurred. Note: This feature must be preprogrammed by a qualified radio technician. Backlight Notification When The radio initiates an emergency alarm or call. Orange Emergency Alerts The radio receives an emergency alarm or call.
  • Page 35: Alert Tones

    Alert Tones An alert tone is a sound or group of sounds. Your radio uses alert tones to inform you of your radio’s condition. The following table lists these tones and when they occur. You Hear Tone Name Heard Radio Self Test Fail When radio fails its power-up self test.
  • Page 36 You Hear Tone Name Heard Valid Key-Press When a valid key is pressed. Radio Self Test Pass When radio passes its power-up self test. Clear Voice At beginning of a non-coded communication. Short, Priority Channel Medium-Pitched When activity on a priority channel is received. Received Tone Emergency Alarm/Call...
  • Page 37 You Hear Tone Name Heard Short, High-Pitched Low-Battery Chirp When battery is below preset threshold value. Tone (Chirp) Fast Ringing When system is searching for target of Private Call. Ringing Enhanced Call Sent When waiting for target of Private Call to answer the call. Phone Call Received When a land-to-mobile phone call is received.
  • Page 38 You Hear Tone Name Heard Doh-Sol Enhanced Zone Bank Up When EZB Up button is pressed to scroll the Enhance Zone Bank up. Enhanced Zone Bank Sol-Doh When EZB Down button is pressed to scroll the Enhance Zone Bank down. Down English...
  • Page 39: General Radio Operation

    Selecting a Zone General Radio Operation A zone is a group of channels. Once you understand how your APX 6000/APX 6000Li Portable is configured, you are ready to use your radio. Use this navigation guide to familiarize yourself with the basic...
  • Page 40: Selecting A Radio Channel

    Selecting a Radio Channel Receiving and Responding to a Radio Call Once you have selected the required channel and/or zone, you A channel is a group of radio characteristics, such as transmit/ can proceed to receive and respond to calls. receive frequency pairs.
  • Page 41: Receiving And Responding To A Talkgroup Call

    These one-to-one calls between two radios are not heard by  Receiving and Responding to a Talkgroup Call others in the current talkgroup. The calling radio automatically To receive a call from a group of users, your radio must be verifies that the receiving radio is active on the system and can configured as part of that talkgroup.
  • Page 42: Receiving And Responding To A Telephone Call (Trunking Only)

    Making a Radio Call  Receiving and Responding to a Telephone Call (Trunking Only) You can select a zone, channel, or talkgroup by using: This feature allows you to receive calls similar to standard phone calls from a landline phone. •...
  • Page 43: Repeater Or Direct Operation

    Repeater or Direct Operation Monitoring Features The REPEATER operation increases the radio’s range by Radio users who switch from analog to digital radios often connecting with other radios through a repeater. The transmit assume that the lack of static on a digital channel is an and receive frequencies are different.
  • Page 44: Monitoring A Channel

      Monitoring a Channel Conventional Mode Operation Procedure: ® Your radio may be preprogrammed to receive Private-Line (PL) calls. Press the preprogrammed Monitor button. Procedure: Press and hold the Volume Set button to hear the volume set tone. Momentarily press the Monitor button to listen for activity. The Carrier Squelch indicator appears on the display.
  • Page 45: Advanced Features

    Advanced Call Features Advanced Features Use this navigation guide to learn more about advanced  Receiving and Responding to a Selective Call features available with your radio: (Conventional Only) Advanced Call Features ..... . . page 27 This feature allows you to receive a call from or to call a specific Scan Lists .
  • Page 46: Using The Dynamic Regrouping Feature (Trunking Only)

      Using the Dynamic Regrouping Feature (Trunking Requesting a Reprogram (Trunking Only) Only) This feature allows you to notify the dispatcher when you want a new dynamic regrouping assignment. This feature allows the dispatcher to temporarily reassign selected radios to a particular channel where they can Procedure: communicate with each other.
  • Page 47: Classifying Regrouped Radios

    Scan Lists  Classifying Regrouped Radios The dispatcher can classify regrouped radios into either of two Scan lists are created and assigned to individual channels/ categories: Select Enabled or Select Disabled. groups. Your radio scans for voice activity by cycling through the •...
  • Page 48: Viewing And Changing The Priority Status

    Scan  Viewing and Changing the Priority Status Procedure: This feature allows you to monitor traffic on different channels Press the Top Side (Select) button to change the priority by scanning a preprogrammed list of channels. status of the currently displayed channel or the scan list status icon of the currently displayed channel.
  • Page 49: Making A Dynamic Priority Change (Conventional Scan Only)

    Procedure:  Making a Dynamic Priority Change (Conventional Scan Only) When the radio is locked onto the channel to be deleted, press the preprogrammed Nuisance Delete button. While the radio is scanning, the dynamic priority change feature allows you to temporarily assign any channel in a scan list The radio continues scanning the remaining channels in the (except for the Priority-One channel) as the Priority-Two list.
  • Page 50: Call Alert Paging

    Call Alert Paging Emergency Operation This feature allows your radio to work like a pager. The Emergency feature is used to indicate a critical situation. If the Top (Orange) button is preprogrammed to send an Note: This feature must be preprogrammed by a qualified emergency signal, this signal overrides any other radio technician.
  • Page 51: Sending An Emergency Alarm

      Sending an Emergency Alarm Sending an Emergency Call (Trunking Only) This feature lets you send a data transmission, which identifies This feature gives your radio priority access on a channel. the radio sending the emergency, to the dispatcher. Note: The radio operates in the normal dispatch manner while in Emergency Call, except, if enabled, it returns...
  • Page 52: Sending An Emergency Alarm With Emergency Call

    Press and hold the preprogrammed Emergency button for Press and hold the PTT button. Speak clearly into the about a second to exit the Emergency Call mode. microphone. Release the PTT button to end the transmission and wait for  Sending an Emergency Alarm with Emergency a response from the dispatcher.
  • Page 53: Sending A Silent Emergency Alarm

      Sending a Silent Emergency Alarm Using the Emergency Keep-Alive Feature This feature allows you to send an Emergency Alarm to another This feature, when enabled, prevents the radio from being radio without any audio or visual indicators. turned off via the On/Off Control knob when the radio is in the Emergency state.
  • Page 54: Fireground (Conventional Only)

    The Fireground signals transmission is always exchanging data Fireground (Conventional Only) between your radio and the RF Modem and command terminal. The status of your radio includes The portable Fireground Communications System is designed for deployment at an incident scene. It consists of five central •...
  • Page 55: Responding To Evacuation Indicator

    Listen for a transmission. Adjust the Volume Control Knob if  Responding to Evacuation Indicator necessary. When Incident Commander triggers Evacuation signal from his Press and hold the preprogrammed Volume Set button to command terminal, the RF Modem updates everyone in the hear the volume set tone.
  • Page 56: Tactical Public Safety(Tps) (Conventional Only)

    Tactical Public Safety(TPS) (Conventional  Using TPS Emergency Transmission Only) Emergency Beacon – During Emergency if the TPS radio user pushes the Emergency button, the radio sounds a Beacon at the maximum volume of the radio at radio’s internal speaker ...
  • Page 57: Man Down

    The Man Down feature has three phases: Man Down The radio senses the Man Down condition and Pre-Alert Man Down condition is determined based upon the radio tilt Timer is initiated. angle or a combination of radio tilt angle and the lack of radio Man Down condition continues for the time duration defined motion.
  • Page 58: Pre-Alert Timer

    Note: Emergency must be set up for this feature to operate.  Post-Alert Timer For details on operating the Emergency alerts, please This timer sets the amount of time the radio needs to remain in see Emergency Operation on page 32. the Man Down condition before the Emergency alarm is transmitted.
  • Page 59: Triggering Emergency

      Triggering Emergency Re-Initiating Man Down When the user does not clear the Man Down condition and the After exiting the Emergency Operation when the radio is still in Post-Alert Timer comes to an end, Emergency Alarm or call is Man Down condition (tilted achieving threshold angle or triggered.
  • Page 60: Testing The Man Down Feature

      Testing the Man Down Feature Handling Man Down Functional Error Messages Procedure: Note: Enable the Emergency feature with Silent Alarm disabled, but not in Surveillance Mode before running If your radio display shows one of the following error this test on the radio.
  • Page 61: Secure Operations

    Note: If the selected channel is preprogrammed for secure- Unlike other forms of security, Motorola digital encryption only operation – when you press the PTT button, an provides signaling that makes it virtually impossible for others to invalid mode tone sounds and the display shows SEC decode any part of an encrypted message.
  • Page 62: Managing Encryption

      Managing Encryption Using the Multikey Feature This feature allows the radio to be equipped with different  Loading an Encryption Key encryption keys and supports the DES-OFB algorithm. Note: Refer to the key-variable loader (KVL) manual for There are two types: equipment connections and setup.
  • Page 63: Erasing The Selected Encryption Keys

      Erasing the Selected Encryption Keys Requesting an Over-the-Air Rekey (ASTRO Only) This feature allows you to erase all or selected encryption keys. This feature, also known as OTAR, allows the dispatcher to reprogram the encryption keys in the radio remotely. The Procedure: dispatcher performs the rekey operation upon receiving a rekey request from the user.
  • Page 64: Mdc Over-The-Air Rekeying (Otar) Page

      MDC Over-the-Air Rekeying (OTAR) Page Hear Clear This feature allows to view or define MDC Over-the-Air There are two components of Hear Clear. Rekeying (OTAR) features.It is applied only when operating in Companding: secure encrypted mode and only for conventional Reduces the channel noise, e.g.
  • Page 65: Trunking System Controls

    Trunking System Controls  Going Out of Range When your radio goes out of the range of the system, it can no longer lock onto a control channel.  Using the Failsoft System Procedure: The failsoft system ensures continuous radio communications during a trunked system failure.
  • Page 66: Using The Site Trunking Feature

      Using the Site Trunking Feature Viewing and Changing a Site If the zone controller loses communication with any site, that This feature allows you to view the name of the current site or site reverts to site trunking. forces your radio to change to a new one.
  • Page 67: Mission Critical Wireless - Bluetooth

    A short, medium-pitched tone sounds. The display shows momentary BT OFF, and disappears. This feature allows your radio to extend its functionality by connecting to external proprietary Motorola Accessories.  Re-Pair Timer The default setting for a Bluetooth-enabled radio is Bluetooth ON.
  • Page 68: Bluetooth Drop Timer

     Bluetooth Drop Timer Re-Pair Timer The Bluetooth Drop Timer has two different settings and Re-Pair Timer Scenarios Options functions, depending upon the selection of the Re-Pair Timer. • When the radio is powered OFF, pairing Re-Pair Timer Drop Timer Options key is lost immediately, and accessory Options attempts to pair again.
  • Page 69: Pairing The Bluetooth Device With The Radio

    Procedure:  Pairing the Bluetooth Device with the Radio Note: Bluetooth tones, Bluetooth menu and Preprogrammed buttons must be preprogrammed by a qualified radio technician. Check with your dealer or system administrator for more information. Bluetooth Pairing With your radio’s Bluetooth feature ON, and the Bluetooth tones Location enabled: Turn on the accessory, then place it close to your radio...
  • Page 70: Indicating The Bluetooth Connection Is Lost

     Turning the Bluetooth Audio On (Routing the If the connecting process is immediately following the Audio from the Radio to the Headset) pairing process and the connecting process fails to Procedure: complete within the 6 seconds, the radio sounds a decremental-pitched tone to indicate unpaired.
  • Page 71: Adjusting The Volume Of The Radio From Bluetooth Audio Device

    Programming Over Project 25 (POP 25)  Adjusting the Volume of the Radio from Bluetooth Audio Device (ASTRO 25 and ASTRO Conventional) Procedure: This feature enables configuration data to be upgraded to your With the Bluetooth audio device connected to the radio: radio over-the-air.
  • Page 72: Utilities

    Procedure: Utilities Use the preprogrammed Basic Zone Bank button to toggle the position between Bank 1 and Bank 2.  Using the Flip Display The top display shows the status icons (A, B, C, D, E or F) or This feature allows you to reverse the content of the top display the zone name based on the bank and switch position upside down.
  • Page 73: Selecting The Power Level

    Procedure: Procedure: Press the preprogrammed EZB Up or EZB Down button to Press the preprogrammed Transmit Power Level Switch scroll the EZB up or down. to toggle the power level between low and high power. The display shows LOW PWR and the low power icon. Press and hold the preprogrammed EZB Up or EZB Down button to fast scroll the EZB up or down.
  • Page 74: Controlling The Display Backlight

      Controlling the Display Backlight Setting Up the Radio Display and Visual Indicators to Suite Night Vision Goggles You can enable or disable the radio’s display backlight as needed, if poor light conditions make the display difficult to read. During tactical nighttime operations of military entities worldwide, the Night Vision Goggles (NVG) is used to see in the Procedure:...
  • Page 75: Locking And Unlocking The Controls

      Locking and Unlocking the Controls Turning Voice Mute On or Off You can lock your radio’s programmable buttons, switches and You can enable and disable voice transmission, if needed. rotary knobs to avoid inadvertent entry. Check with your dealer Procedure: or qualified technician for best selection to suite your usage.
  • Page 76: Using The Time-Out Timer

      Using the Time-Out Timer Using the Conventional Squelch Operation Features This feature turns off your radio’s transmitter. You cannot transmit longer than the preset timer setting. This feature filters out unwanted calls with low signal strength or channels that have a higher than normal background noise. If you attempt to do so, the radio automatically stops your transmission, and you hear a talk-prohibit tone.
  • Page 77: Digital Options

      Using the PL Defeat Feature Digital Options One or more of the following options may be preprogrammed in This feature allows you to override any coded squelch (DPL or your radio. Check with your dealer or system administrator for PL) that might be preprogrammed to a channel.
  • Page 78: Using The Digital Ptt Id Feature

    Three variations of smart PTT are available:  Using the Digital PTT ID Feature Transmit Inhibit This feature allows you to see the radio ID (number) of the radio You cannot transmit if any traffic is on Busy Channel from whom you are currently receiving a transmission. This ID, detected on the channel.
  • Page 79: Voice Announcement

    •  The radio powers up. The radio announces the current zone Voice Announcement and channel it is transmitting. This feature enables the radio to audibly indicate the current • Press the preprogrammed voice announcement button feature mode, Zone or Channel the user has just assigned. This (which specifically programmed to playback the current zone audio indicator can be customized per customer requirements.
  • Page 80: Helpful Tips

    • (For APX 6000/APX 6000Li R Radios Only) Your radio is designed to be submerged to a maximum depth of 6 feet, with a maximum submersion time of 2 hours. Exceeding either maximum limit may result in damage to the radio.
  • Page 81: Cleaning Your Radio

     Cleaning Your Radio • (For APX 6000/APX 6000Li R Radios Only) Elastomer technology materials used for seals Procedure: in rugged portable radios can age with time and a u t i o n environmental exposure. Therefore, Motorola To clean the external surfaces of your radio:...
  • Page 82: Handling Your Radio

    • Avoid subjecting the radio to an excess of liquids. Do not communication equipment in perfect operating condition. A submerge the radio unless it is a ruggedized, APX 6000/APX nationwide service organization is provided by Motorola to 6000Li R model.
  • Page 83: Taking Care Of The Battery

    Taking Care of the Battery Gauge Battery Charge  Checking the Battery Charge Status 76% to 100% full* Your radio can indicate the battery’s charge status through: • the LED and sounds. 51% to 75%* • the fuel gauge icon on the display. ...
  • Page 84: Battery Recycling And Disposal

     Battery Recycling and Disposal In the U.S. and Canada, Motorola participates in the nationwide Rechargeable Battery Recycling Corporation (RBRC) program for battery collection and recycling. Many retailers and dealers participate in this program. For the location of the drop-off facility closest to you, access RBRC's Internet web site at
  • Page 85: Accessories

    Highlights for the Accessories Accessories GPS only antenna is only used in either a single band UHF The accessory link below is for APX radios. Not all accessories or 700/800 application where the Public Safety Microphone are FCC certified for operation with all APX models and/or (PSM) is used with the corresponding PSM antenna.
  • Page 86: Appendix: Maritime Radio Use In The Vhf Frequency Range

    State the position of the vessel in distress, using any Appendix: Maritime Radio Use in the information that will help responders to locate you, e.g.: VHF Frequency Range • latitude and longitude • bearing (state whether you are using true or magnetic Take a moment to review the following: north) Special Channel Assignments.
  • Page 87: Operating Frequency Requirements

    Table A-1: VHF Marine Channel List (Continued) Operating Frequency Requirements Frequency (MHz) Channel A radio designated for shipboard use must comply with Federal Number Transmit Receive Communications Commission Rule Part 80 as follows: 156.150 160.750 • on ships subject to Part II of Title III of the Communications Act, the radio must be capable of operating on the 156.800 156.200 160.800...
  • Page 88 Table A-1: VHF Marine Channel List (Continued) Table A-1: VHF Marine Channel List (Continued) Frequency (MHz) Frequency (MHz) Channel Channel Number Number Transmit Receive Transmit Receive 157.150 161.750 157.200 161.800 157.250 161.850 77** 156.875 – 157.300 161.900 156.925 161.525 157.350 161.950 156.975 161.575...
  • Page 89: Declaration Of Compliance For The User Of Distress

    Declaration of Compliance for the User of Distress and Safety Frequencies The radio equipment does not employ a modulation other than the internationally adopted modulation for maritime use when it operates on the distress and safety frequencies spedified in RSS-182 Section 6.1. Table A-2: Technical Paratmeters for Interfacing External Data sources RS232...
  • Page 90: Glossary

    Automatic Registration Service signal is being received so that the user does not have to listen to “noise”. Motorola standard for wireless digital ASTRO 25 trunked communications. A software-controlled, computer-driven device that receives and generates data for...
  • Page 91 Term Definition Term Definition In a trunking system, one of the channels A feature that allows the dispatcher to that is used to provide a continuous, two- Dynamic temporarily reassign selected radios to a Control Channel way/data communications path between Regrouping single special channel so they can the central controller and all radios on the...
  • Page 92 Term Definition Term Definition A life-saving feature that senses the radio The user talks on a preprogrammed Non-Tactical/ user may be in trouble by monitoring the emergency channel. The emergency alarm Revert whether the radio is in a vertical or is sent out on this same channel.
  • Page 93 Term Definition Term Definition A conventional radio feature, where you The user talks on the channel that was Tactical/ talk through a receive/transmit facility that selected before the radio entered the Non-Revert Repeater re-transmits received signals, in order to emergency state. improve communications range and Bypass a repeater and talk directly to coverage.
  • Page 94: Commercial Warranty

    Limited Warranty unless made in writing and signed by an officer of MOTOROLA. Unless made in a separate agreement between MOTOROLA and the original end user purchaser, MOTOROLA does not warrant the MOTOROLA COMMUNICATION PRODUCTS installation, maintenance or service of the Product.
  • Page 95 H)Freight costs to the repair depot. Warranty service will be provided by MOTOROLA through one of its I) A Product which, due to illegal or unauthorized alteration of the authorized warranty service locations. If you first contact the software/firmware in the Product, does not function in company which sold you the Product (e.g., dealer or...
  • Page 96 VI. PATENT AND SOFTWARE PROVISIONS: MOTOROLA will have no liability with respect to any claim of patent infringement which is based upon the combination of the Product or MOTOROLA will defend, at its own expense, any suit brought parts furnished hereunder with software, apparatus or devices not...
  • Page 97 Motorola Solutions Australia’s limited warranty below is in addition to any rights and remedies you may have under the Australian Consumer Law. If you have any queries, please call Motorola Solutions Australia at 1800 457 439. You may also visit our website:
  • Page 98 Notes English...
  • Page 100 MOTOROLA, MOTO, MOTOROLA SOLUTIONS and the Stylized M logo are trademarks or registered trademarks of Motorola Trademark Holdings, LLC and are used under license. All other trademarks are the property of their respective owners. © 2010–2013 Motorola Solutions, Inc. All rights reserved.

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