Pocsag data - unexpected transmission

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Ngood94323
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Pocsag data - unexpected transmission

Post by Ngood94323 » 09 May 2019, 11:33

Hi all. I have been monitoring some pocsag transmission around 153mhz which I am receiving ok but I found some insusal ones I didn’t expect. They are relating to giffgaff the mobile phone operator who I believe use O2. It is as if text messages sent to a mobile are then being sent via pocsag to a pager. Does that sound right? Or can anyone explain? At one point a conversation seemed to be going backwards and forwards.

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Re: Pocsag data - unexpected transmission

Post by milly » 10 May 2019, 07:02

There are several gateways to allow messages to cross from one system into another...used by telecoms, SAR, delivery companies etc.
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Re: Pocsag data - unexpected transmission

Post by pete_uk » 19 Jun 2019, 13:54

Yep, had a few interesting catches like that.

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