by Rob Mavis AE6GE
April 6, 2014
Baofeng UV-5R Documentation Sources
Do you own one of the Chinese made Baofeng UV-5R handhelds and find it difficult to program? Below is a list of a few sources for documentation for the UV-5R:
- The (Chinese) Radio Documentation Project – Baofeng UV-5R – This project aims to create quality documentation for popular but notoriously poorly documented Chinese amateur radios. They have released version 1.0 of their manual and it is detailed, illustrated, and extremely well written.
- WP4AOH Blog – Baofeng UV-5R Overview and Manual Programming – In the WP4AOH blog is a review of the UV-5R with some programming guidance and tips.
- Nifty Quick Reference Operating Guide for the UV-5R – The popular manufacturer of the Nifty guides makes a quick reference guide for your wallet.