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The Trunked Radio and Enhanced PMR Radio Handbook

The Trunked Radio and Enhanced PMR Radio Handbook

Neil J. Boucher

ISBN: 978-0-471-35289-1

Nov 1999

448 pages

Select type: Hardcover

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$211.00

Description

Trunked radio enables full-duplex radio communication using a single transmission frequency, making the technique more efficient in handling radio traffic. Written by an expert in this area, this book presents a much-needed discussion of trunked radio technology and its practical applications.

An Instructor Support FTP site is available from the Wiley editorial department.

A Background on Trunked and Enhanced PMR Radio.

Planning.

Design.

Radio Survey.

Base Stations.

Maintenance.

Filters, Combiners, and Preselectors.

Repeaters.

Linking Sites.

Power and Protection.

Traffic Engineering on Trunked Radio Systems.

Site Planning and Traffic Efficiency.

Billing.

MPT 1327 Systems.

Smartnet.

Logic Trunked Radio.

Tetra.

APCO-25.

iDEN.

Other Trunked Systems.

Enhanced PMR.

Equipment Shelters.

Towers and Masts.

Units and Concepts of Field Strength.

Privacy.

Analog Modulation/Demodulation Methods.

Digital Modulation.

Noise and Noise Performance.

Coding, Formats, and Error Correction.

Safety.

Appendices.

Glossary.

Index.

"…ideal for engineers with some communications background to gain an overall picture of what wireless systems are composed of." (IEEE Circuits & Devices, September/October 2004)
  • An Instructor Support FTP site is available from the Wiley editorial department.