[chirp_users] Help with Sinorise SR-626U

Peter ptlambert at sbcglobal.net
Thu Dec 6 12:10:32 PST 2018

Understood about which direction you took in your sleuthing.  But for 
radios that do carry an FCC ID label, FCCID.io (which is just a scraper 
of the FCC's actual pages) provides far more info than most 
manufacturer's sites.  Typically includes internal photos, block 
diagrams, detailed testing results, owner manuals, FCC type acceptance 
and/or certification notices and/or denials, etc.  But most here are 
likely already aware of this.

Anyway, I assume we are talking about this mfgr's page:


... and yeah to me that looks like an original BF-888.

On 12/6/2018 11:50 AM, Nigel A. Gunn G8IFF/W8IFF wrote:
> I noted the poster's callsigns and went straight to the manufacturer's website.
>> On 06 December 2018 at 14:09 Peter <ptlambert at sbcglobal.net> wrote:
>> Wow.  Welcome to Amateur Radio, eh Nigel?
>> Please do note that I only asked if the radio had an FCC label. I didn't
>> state that I expect that it should.
>> I'm simply in the habit of looking things up on FCCID.io as the first
>> step in sleuthing things out, as that's where most hardware-related
>> information seems to be kept at this point in the hobby/industry.  And
>> that's no doing of my own, in spite of me being American and all.  You
>> can blame the FCC for that repository if you like.
>> Carry on...
>> Peter
>> On 12/6/2018 10:47 AM, Nigel A. Gunn G8IFF/W8IFF wrote:
>>> Your BTech radios have FCC labels because BTech is a US company, selling products out of California.
>>> The original poster, by virtue of his posted callsigns, was likely not American, and likely not buying radios from American distributors.
>>> There is no reason for radio products destined for most of the worlds countries to carry American certification labels.
>>> About time most Americans remembered that they are not the centre of the world.
>>>> On 06 December 2018 at 13:26 Peter <ptlambert at sbcglobal.net> wrote:
>>>> I'm not in China either, yet my BTech radios all have FCC ID labels...
>>>> Seriously, was just asking about the radio itself, not Dennis. Cheers!
>>>> On 12/6/2018 7:59 AM, Nigel A. Gunn G8IFF/W8IFF wrote:
>>>>> Why should it? He's not in the USA.
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