[chirp_users] CHIRP UV-5R - 'Settings' - looking for definitions of these

Nick Nudell medicnick at gmail.com
Mon May 11 15:20:26 PDT 2015


Thanks for the clarification on BF and for the file! That will be very
helpful to get me started in using these cheapos without doing too many
stupid things!

Take care,
Nick
KK6TYY


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Nick Nudell, MS, NRP
(760) 405-6869
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medicnick at gmail.com

On Mon, May 11, 2015 at 3:30 PM, Jim Unroe <rock.unroe at gmail.com> wrote:

> On Mon, May 11, 2015 at 4:35 PM, Nick Nudell <medicnick at gmail.com> wrote:
> > I had this same question but disagree with the manual suggestion in the
> case
> > of Baeofung. Even they tell you CHIRP is preferred over their stuff
> right on
> > the website!
>
> This is incorrect. You are confusing Baofeng (the manufacturer of
> Baofeng radios based in China) with Baofeng Tech (the seller of
> Baofeng radios based in the USA). They are not the same.
>
> Baofeng (the manufacturer of Baofeng radios) does something about
> every other month that breaks CHIRP support for their radios. If
> Baofeng wanted their end users to use CHIRP, they would be more
> careful about the changes they make and what effects those changes
> would have on CHIRP.
>
> >
> > As a new HAM operator all the terminology and technology focused
> language is
> > not easy to absorb but you need to know all that Greek just get a basic
> > radio setup so you can use it and gain experience. I think a good
> technical
> > writer could really help the CHIRP documentation to be newbie friendly.
> > That's not me :)
> >
> > Anyways I had stumbled across a page somewhere on the interweb in the
> last
> > week that described all the settings and I had meant to save it so I
> could
> > use it as a reference but now I cannot find it. If anyone knows of the
> > resource, please share!
>
> I assume that you are looking for the file that I have attached.
>
> >
> > Thank you,
> > Nick
> > KK6TYY
> >
> >
> > __ ___ ___ ___ ___ ___ __
> > Nick Nudell, MS, NRP
> > (760) 405-6869
> > medicnick at gmail.com
> >
>
> Jim KC9HI
>
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