[aprssig] Radio Pirates

Mark Earle wa2mct at mearle.com
Sun Jan 15 19:46:15 CST 2012

On 1/15/2012 7:43 PM, Steve Noskowicz wrote:
> --- Mike Galgano wrote:
>> ...
>> Too bad about the Wouxun, Steve K9DCI, I was kind of
>> wanting one.
> While not a solution for everyone, two chip caps can bring it into Part 97 complicance (at least one of which has an open slot on the PCB, as I understand it).
I think the Wouxon's, more full size, and keypad, about $120, are OK.

It is the UV-3R Baofeng which, depending on model, has the vhf 2nd 
harmonic; and indeed, adding one cap (mod 1)  or two caps (mod 2) will 
solve the problem.. On UHF, it is OK as-is.

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