Category Archives: Baofeng UV5R Info

Antennas on HT Handi-Talkies

On 31 Jul 2017 at 09:50, Karl Frank wrote: > The base of the stock antenna on > Susan’s new, red UV-5R became quite hot to the > touch after a few minutes of transmission at 4 > watts, so … Continue reading

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Latest HT with double discount !

For our newbies looking for a cheap way to get on the air, and use the FLARC club repeater, I just became aware that Baofeng has a 10% discount code that is still in effect (I just used it!!) For … Continue reading

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UV5R HT Manual Programming Hints

> Are there any quicker > ways to put in the frequencies of the various > repeaters short of using the computer and > program written for programming. You should set the frequency STEP to 2.5kHz, especially if you will … Continue reading

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Helpful info for the Baofeng UV5R HT

Just came across this web page which looks immensely helpful … http://www.miklor.com/uv5r/ In addition, I’ve set up a page with links to resources that are useful: UV5R Resource Page Here is a link that I found very useful to fetch … Continue reading

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