Thursday, January 29, 2009

Is your microphone waterproof?

Did you know Motorola offers a full line of Remote Speaker Microphones that range from "spray resistant" all the way to full submersible?

Here is the breakdown of terms you might see mentioned:
  • IP54 - Stands for protection against water sprayed from all directions
  • IP55 - Stands for protection against driving rain
  • IP57 - Stands for submersibility tested at 1 meter for 30 minutes
  • Delta T - Meets applicable Military Specifications 810, C, D, E and F and product submersion at 1 meter for 2 hours with the Remote Speaker Microphone 27°C hotter than the water.
To find out what microphone best suits your needs, contact your friendly Wiscomm representative today!

Tuesday, January 20, 2009

New Motorola CP185 Accessories available!

We are slowly adding some additional accessories for the new Motorola CP185 radio that is starting to show up in the market place. We have added microphones, batteries and chargers with more coming soon. Check out our eBay store for these items or contact us direct for quantity discounts. - Wiscomm eBay Store

Monday, January 19, 2009

UPS & USPS Rate Increases

2009 Carrier Rate Changes
New UPS rates take effect January 5, 2009 and new USPS rates on January 18, 2009. Good news: USPS® is introducing a new, smaller Priority Mail flat-rate box for the same rate as a flat-rate envelope. This new service will be added as an option late January, 2009.
Details about rates can be found at &

Thursday, January 8, 2009

Upgrades for Professional PR1500 / PM1500 Series Radios

Both the PR1500 and PM1500 radios are now capable of being upgraded to P25 conventional operation for a cost of $400 .00 each plus shipping

Contact us for more details.

Wednesday, January 7, 2009

Motorola Field Service Bulletin - FSB10277

SUBJECT: Remote Speaker Microphones used with XTS1500/2500/5000, MT1500, PR1500 MTS2000, MT2000, HT/JT1000, MTX8000/9000 and MTX838 series units – Multiple issues as described in the symptoms area below.

Microphone Kits: PMMN4051A, PMMN4038A, PMN4045A and NMN6193BSP03
Replacement Cables: 0104026J83, 0104028J67, 0104023J42 and 0104010J70
All suspect microphones or replacement cables will have date codes or 8482 or prior

All of the symptoms below have been reported or observed as an out of box failures on microphones or replacement cables with date codes 8482 or prior
  1. Accessory will not attach to the radio, the hook on the radio connector breaks off or the radio connector is not fully assembled.
  2. The accessory will attach to the radio, but will not stay connected latched to the radio
  3. The accessory attaches to the radio, but has no receive audio or intermittent / no transmit push-to-talk is observed.
For symptoms 1 and 2: Improper assembly of the radio connector and latch were the causes
For symptom 3: Incorrect wiring inside the radio connector is the cause.

Units exhibiting the above listed symptoms should be replaced via standard warranty replacement practices.

Note: It is recommended that if any spare unit stock be inspected and tested. Any defective units found should be replaced to minimize user downtime.

Low - Perform when system exhibits above symptoms

Replacement part for any found to be defective.

This is an informational bulletin. No labor warranty is implied, intended or authorized.