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Dedicated to the programming and operation of the

Baofeng BF-F8HP
(aka BF-F9 V2+,  UV5R Tri-Power)

VHF/UHF  Hi-Power

Tri-Power  1 / 4 / 8 Watt
F8HP Review
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     New Owner User's Guide 
Please Read this First
    User FAQs and References  
          Things to know that aren't in the Manual
    Keypad Layout & Functions 
    Users Manual  (76 page .pdf)

Manual Programming

*   Programming Examples

*   Programming Flowchart   

    Menu Definitions - Detailed

    Menu Definitions - Quick Reference 
    Programming - On The Fly 
    Buddy's Hints for Eyes Free Operation
    Scanning for CTCSS & DCS Tones 
    Manual Programming Hints  
Software and USB Drivers
*   Factory & VIP Software 
*   CHIRP Software and FAQ

*   Drivers and USB Cables w/ Graphics
    Errors and Error Messages 
    Recovery from Erratic Behavior

Technical Section
    Hardware, Cables, Antennas, Pin Outs
    Altering the Squelch Range

    Cables, Antennas, Pin Outs 
    Cable Loss / Attenuation Chart  
    Expanded Coverage / Hacking 

    What is CTCSS/DCS 
    Spare Parts

General Information
    Frequency Lists and Repeater Guides

    How a Repeater Works     video 
A special thanks to all contributors to this site.

Jim KC9HI    John KK4ITX   Buddy KB5ELV
Ray VA6RS    Les VA6LM    Steve WB8GRS

John  K3NXU