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Programming settings 888 & rt1

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backseat_nick

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I have a bunch of 888 and some rt1(which I like a lot) and have programmed them with the frequencies i am licensed on. But I'm somewhat ignorant of the additional settings available in the programming software.
I've found this explanation of what they mean MemoryEditorColumns - CHIRP

Can you point me to a guide or a thread that has suggested settings or explains these in more detail?

My radios are working well together currently I'm just trying to educate myself.

Thanks in advance.

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luckygecko

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If you mean the BF-888 UHF radios, none of them are part 95 certified (only part 90 as far as I know), thus not legal on GMRS or FRS service.
If you are using them as such, and decide to continue, really the only setting you might be interested in is the squelch mode. Thus would cut out hearing other radios not on the same CTCSS/DTCS code, but does not make your transmissions private. Speaking of, I would avoid the voice inverter mode because it is not allowed on GRMS, and would be a dead giveaway you are using none part 95 certified radios.
 
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