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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
 
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Introduction
    
     New Owner User's Guide 
                             
Please Read this First
 
F8HP
    
    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