[chirp_users] trying to put in local police frequencies

Tom Consodine nd5y at yahoo.com
Fri Sep 2 11:36:24 PDT 2016

The 30-50 MHz band is VHF, not HF. It is commonly called VHF Low Band. 
It is extensively used by the military and in the past was extensively 
used for private land mobile radio. Nowdays there are not that many 
public safety users there in many areas.

Tom ND5Y

On 09/02/2016 01:01 PM, Lee Houde wrote:
> Are you sure about that frequency? 39.82000 is a HF frequency; it is
> very unlikely any municipal agencies would use HF, more likely they
> would be using VHF, UHF or SHF. Maybe you meant 139.82000 or 439.82000?

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