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Baofeng UV-82 Question

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Jan 24, 2017
McAllen, TX 78504-4726
I have a newly, acquired UV-82. I have programmed it, manually, and everything works well. Is the "channel-mode" scan a function of Chirp software, or the radio, itself? I cannot initiate 'channel-mode," scan, and can find no information, anywhere, as to how to do so. I prefer manual programming, because it keeps me familiar with the radio.

Thanks in advance for your help!


Dec 19, 2002
Wichita Falls, TX
Channel Mode is the memory channels.
Frequency Mode is the VFO
Those have nothing to do with Chirp.
To start scanning in either mode press and hold the *SCAN key for about two seconds.
If you do that on an active channel it won't start scanning until about 5 seconds after the signal drops.
Menu 18 SC-REV sets carrier, timeout or search scanning modes.
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