[chirp_users] Offsets change when downloading to CHIRP

Michael Sonnenblick michael.sonnenblick at gmail.com
Wed Jan 21 12:14:53 PST 2015

Dear Tom,

Thanks for your reply.

The offsets ARE actually different.

I would like to new issue, but I am having trouble registering/signing in
to CHIRP.  For some reason it sends me over to "redmine".  I will play
around with the site and see if I can log in.


Michael KC2EIV

On Wed, Jan 21, 2015 at 3:04 PM, Tom Hayward <tom at tomh.us> wrote:

> On Tue, Jan 20, 2015 at 11:57 AM, Michael Sonnenblick
> <michael.sonnenblick at gmail.com> wrote:
> > I have a TYT TH-UV3R. When I download my channels from my radio to CHIRP,
> > CHIRP changes some, but not all, of the offsets.
> >
> > I first enter the frequencies into CHIRP and upload them to my radio. I
> > check my radio and the offsets are correct. Then I download the
> frequencies
> > back into CHIRP and see that the offsets have changed. If I were to
> > re-upload them to my radio, then the wrong offsets would be uploaded. So
> > anytime I need to add a channel, I need to redo all the changed offsets.
> >
> > As I mentioned, not all offsets are changed, but the ones that do change
> > change whenever I download my channels to CHIRP.
> Are the offsets actually changing, or just formatted differently? Many
> radios can't differentiate a split from an offset, so what gets
> programmed as split 145.000 MHz rx, 146.000 MHz tx, will download back
> to Chirp as 145.000 MHz + 1 MHz offset. These are equivalent and don't
> require redoing before uploading.
> If the offsets are actually different, it sounds like a bug. Create a
> new issue and attach the bad .img you downloaded, a fixed .img like
> what you upload, and a description of what the channel data is
> supposed to contain.
> http://chirp.danplanet.com/projects/chirp/wiki/How_to_report_issues
> Tom KD7LXL
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