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WHY do we have to be nice to so many MORONS who wont google up the owners manual for their own 20 dollar frs radio, or wont even state what the problem is they are having, or even give the make or model of the radio they are asking for manuals for? this is absolutely Ridiculous!

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Just look at the shape of our nation and the people that got voted into office. That should explain a lot about Morons.

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SOURCE: Columbia FRS-S14 two way radios

Are you just looking for a way to program them to the same freqs? But if they are FRS family radio then they should have the same channels in them.

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SOURCE: need manual for Midland 75-515 FRS Speakeashy Ultra

Howdy from South Texas and Merry Christmas;

While I did not see any radios with the model number you mentioned here is a lik to the Uder Manuals on Midlands website. http://www.midlandradio.com/owners_manuals.asp


Patrick Patterson

Posted on Dec 16, 2008

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SOURCE: can transmit to other frs radios but cannot

Check the "code" (interference eliminator code) on the FR60 and set it to off or zero. It appears from your description the Cobras do not have "code" turned on. Refer to your user guide to find the instructions for turning off the code. (As of this date we have not found an FR60 manual posted online.)

Best regards.

Posted on Dec 06, 2009

Testimonial: "I set interferance code to zero and it works Thank you Ken"

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