[chirp_users] Uv5r question

Nigel A. Gunn G8IFF/W8IFF nigel at ngunn.net
Sun Feb 28 15:53:24 PST 2021

I've never set repeater delay. I would suggest you both need better antennas. You don't say which band.

>     On 28/02/2021 18:30 ken hartmann <115irons at gmail.com> wrote:
>     My buddy and I just purchased baofeng uv5r radios, we have them programmed using chirp, we were trying to hit a repeater in the middle of us, about 23 miles total so maybe 11 miles from each of us. Sometimes he could hear me but I couldn't hear him, then I could hear him and he couldn't hear me, is this an antenna issue ? We are using the rubber duckies that came with them, I also saw a setting for repeaters delay on the settings section, it is set to off, does that need to be changed ? Thankyou ken 
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