Radio Tone Descriptions

  (You must have a sound enabled computer to hear these tones)

Portable Associated Tones
If the A/B switch is programmed for VTAC operations...
  • confirmation of Network connection (off VTAC)…is this tone
Mobile Associated Tones
Common Tones Heard on Any Radio
  • Deny (out of coverage or someone else is already talking)…Tone
  • Remove (when someone with a higher priority pre-empts you)…Tone
  • Queued (when site is busy, you've been placed on waiting list)...Tone 
  • Grant (lets you know you can talk once PTT is pressed)… Tone 
  • Roam (rare to hear, when radio roams just as you press the PTT)…Tone