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Chirp Chirp Chirp

My keyboard chirps at me. It does NOT ‘cheep cheep’ endearingly like a goldfinch. If I bang very hard on my oak desk, defiant ‘twerk’ noises spit at me. 681 more words


My Programmed Freqs - Jackson County, Oregon

So I got this silly idea in my head that I should not use software to program in freqs on my radios so I would be familiar with the procedure.   161 more words

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Adjusting Baofeng squelch, first results

This morning I re-programmed some Baofeng radios using the latest Chirp Daily Build.

Confirmed to be NOT compatible: firmware BFB231 and BFB251. You need BFB291 or higher. 77 more words

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Mild Winter Evening

crick chirpets


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Fixing poor squelch levels on Baofeng radios

After reviewing the GT-3 Mark II, a radio in which many problems were solved, the poor, sometimes meaningless squelch levels on various Baofeng models were one of the few things left on my ‘The Perfect Baofeng’ wish list. 159 more words

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Review Baofeng GT-3TP

This is a short review – the Baofeng GT-3TP from Sainsonic is essentially a GT-3 Mark II with some extra power on board. If you didn’t… 334 more words

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Bird Song

Can you see the birds?

This chirpy bunch kept me entertained as I waited at the bus stop next to the tree a few days ago.