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QAS Pager Questions

Postby Dom2364 » Mon Apr 10, 2017 7:21 pm

Hi guys,
I just started listening to pagers a few days ago using sdrsharp and pdw, and have a few questions on how the qas pagers work. I've started on my own capcode list, so some info on how the system works would be helpful for naming.

1. Are pagers assigned to a specific qas station?
2. Where are the qas pager messages sent from?
3. I've seen a few pagers only receive traffic incidents, and one that only receives traffic incidents and hospital load, what could those be?
4. What is the code after the suburb in dispach messages? (e.g. S59M12, G38A16, S99P3)

Some general pager questions:
5. What are the messages like "SEQ 458393" for?
6. What are the messages like "21:46 P4828436..HUTPDA2" for?
7. Are there any other pager frequencies in brisbane other than the vodafone ones?

I'm also going to be making some regular expressions (text parsing formulas) for extracting information from messages, would anyone want those made into web pages? (e.g. enter a dispach message and it converts it to an easily readable format and translates all the codes)
Also if anyone wants some software made for data processing or anything, I'd happily make it probably for a price.
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Re: QAS Pager Questions

Postby Radio_Australia » Mon Apr 10, 2017 9:44 pm

Not sure but Some one is streaming the P25 GWN enc se east on broadcastfy on a private server , has been for weeks
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Re: QAS Pager Questions

Postby alinco21 » Tue Apr 11, 2017 8:34 am

QAS pagers belong to the vehicle.

they only use the 2 paging freq.
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Re: QAS Pager Questions

Postby alinco21 » Tue Apr 11, 2017 8:35 am

Radio_Australia wrote:Not sure but Some one is streaming the P25 GWN enc se east on broadcastfy on a private server , has been for weeks


What are they listening to it would only be digital noise.
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QAS Pager Questions

Postby Radio_Australia » Tue Apr 11, 2017 8:37 am

alinco21 wrote:
Radio_Australia wrote:Not sure but Some one is streaming the P25 GWN enc se east on broadcastfy on a private server , has been for weeks


What are they listening to it would only be digital noise.


No it's a stream from a gwn radio I believe , voice is heard all ok
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Re: QAS Pager Questions

Postby alinco21 » Tue Apr 11, 2017 2:49 pm

Radio_Australia wrote:
alinco21 wrote:
Radio_Australia wrote:Not sure but Some one is streaming the P25 GWN enc se east on broadcastfy on a private server , has been for weeks


What are they listening to it would only be digital noise.


No it's a stream from a gwn radio I believe , voice is heard all ok



Well done if they have, but could be when the GWN was linked into the analogue system. It appears that is now removed.
I guess the so called link will surface eventually. Not holding my breath though.
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QAS Pager Questions

Postby Radio_Australia » Tue Apr 11, 2017 3:13 pm

alinco21 wrote:
Radio_Australia wrote:
alinco21 wrote:[quote="Radio_Australia"]Not sure but Some one is streaming the P25 GWN enc se east on broadcastfy on a private server , has been for weeks


What are they listening to it would only be digital noise.


No it's a stream from a gwn radio I believe , voice is heard all ok



Well done if they have, but could be when the GWN was linked into the analogue system. It appears that is now removed.
I guess the so called link will surface eventually. Not holding my breath though.[/quote]

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Re: QAS Pager Questions

Postby Comint » Thu Apr 20, 2017 3:32 pm

Dom2364 wrote:Hi guys,
I just started listening to pagers a few days ago using sdrsharp and pdw, and have a few questions on how the qas pagers work. I've started on my own capcode list, so some info on how the system works would be helpful for naming.

Some general pager questions:

6. What are the messages like "21:46 P4828436..HUTPDA2" for?

Network Management.

Those, and similar messages, such as:-
ADA1, ADA2
BDA1, BDA2
BVRS
HUTMDA1, HUTMDA2
HUTPDA1, HUTPDA2
MSG1
MSG2
PAPP1
SDA
SVRS
are best consigned to your Filter List.

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