Feature #10025

[UV-5R] Expand VHF Frequency Range to Support 130.000 - 176.000 MHz

Added by Jim Unroe about 1 month ago. Updated 27 days ago.

Status:Closed Start date:09/05/2022
Priority:Normal Due date:
Assignee:Jim Unroe % Done:


Target version:chirp-daily
Chirp Version:daily Model affected:UV-5R and variants


It would seem that from as far back as 2014, many UV-5R like radios have been shipping from the factory with the band limits set to values that allows them to operate from 130.000 - 176.000 MHz. CHIRP currently only supports the programming of frequencies in the range of 136.000 - 174.000 MHz.


Associated revisions

Revision 3740:f0ccb076abf0
Added by Jim Unroe 27 days ago

[UV-5R] Expand VHF Frequency Range to Support 130.000 - 176.000 MHz

This patch updats rf.valid_bands for the UV-5R (and its many variants) to
provide support a 130.000 - 176.000 MHz VHF frequency range.

fixes #10025


Updated by Jim Unroe about 1 month ago

  • Status changed from In Progress to Resolved
  • % Done changed from 0 to 100

A patch has been submitted. Support will be in the next CHIRP daily build following acceptance.


Updated by Anonymous 27 days ago

  • Status changed from Resolved to Closed

Applied in changeset f0ccb076abf0.

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