New video by Radio Prepper on YouTube

The Retevis RT-24 PMR/FRS UHF Handheld Radio. A quick presentation of the Retevis RT-24 PMR/FRS walkie talkie, which is programmable on UHF and has CTCSS tones. For waterproof versions see the RT-648, RT-29, RT-47 and RT-48. Get in US: https://l.facebook.com/l.php?u=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.amazon.com%2FRetevis-Rechargeable-Handheld-Two-Way-Earpiece%2Fdp%2FB07JC6LQJC%2Fref%3Dsr_1_6%3Fdchild%3D1%26keywords%3Dretevis%2520h777s%26qid%3D1597309617%26sr%3D8-6%26fbclid%3DIwAR2ejOOpLu8k4eMBZ3446IqRp5Y2SR-69BeULMdgpT6nxHocVtrSeHKnYiE&h=AT2tccBTnTuHrvjlArtUBiAObHNSpufuPd41Fy32Sv7YaiahJtkK4Mkn4nXCA9HlPkUeQHK2wLzFlQEPq_wxIfLfsDx_Awmrsrdsvk6ReP3tmgaJcZ4puJtenxLXc2G8f7lUQnX4_syn3VNiYdHInEPW Get in UK: https://l.facebook.com/l.php?u=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.amazon.co.uk%2FRetevis-License-free-Professional-Channels-Earpieces-Black%2Fdp%2FB06VWNRJDY%2Fref%3Dsr_1_3%3Fdchild%3D1%26keywords%3DRetevis%2520RT24%26qid%3D1597306413%26sr%3D8-3%26fbclid%3DIwAR3d3V6q4Yjuosbbwj-ZpMj8bMdMSIr2bp0BlJL6u6BdYR5zHUatS11WcA0&h=AT2tccBTnTuHrvjlArtUBiAObHNSpufuPd41Fy32Sv7YaiahJtkK4Mkn4nXCA9HlPkUeQHK2wLzFlQEPq_wxIfLfsDx_Awmrsrdsvk6ReP3tmgaJcZ4puJtenxLXc2G8f7lUQnX4_syn3VNiYdHInEPW Retevis: https://www.retevis.com Shirts and mugs: https://teespring.com/stores/radio-preppers Help this channel: https://www.patreon.com/radioprepper Twitter: https://twitter.com/Radio_Preppers Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/groups/radiopreppers Radio Preppers Forum: http://radiopreppers.com View on YouTube

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The Good, Better, Best Approach (to radio and to life)

Research Freeze Do you have this problem? You read, watch videos, and think about what is the perfect way to do something. Or try to find the perfect bit of gear….and never get the project done. I admit. I do this….a lot! I get research freeze. Or I hesitate and don’t learn the skills because of fear or embarrassment. I’m remembering a quote, “The perfect is the enemy of the good”. How many hobbies have you started and purchased expensive gear for? Do you still have that $1500 bike? Do you ride it every day? How many good things I have missed because of waiting for the perfect? Too many.… Read More

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Get your Ham on!

I just got these in stock and am excited to offer these Ham Radio Study Guides! Other Ham study guides seem written by technical people, for technical people. They write their guide around the license test questions. Stu uses this educational background (teaching at the Air Force Academy) to organize this guide better for non-technical people. And he makes it fun! I’m impressed that every time I read it, I learn something new. Highly Recommended! Get yours today and start learning!

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Preparing an Anytone DMR radio

There are many DMR programming guides, but I wanted to do a quick checklist to remind me how I did it. Get your DMR ID. Apply for a DMR ID at https://radioid.net/register#!.  Needs a valid Ham Radio License.  Takes a few days Fully read and understand this page. Be careful filling out information in correct fields. Create a new download folder to contain your working files (eg. Anytone Radio Software)  Anytone AT-D878UV – Go to https://bridgecomsystems.freshdesk.com/support/solutions/articles/63000105978-anytone-878-878-plus-cps-firmware-and-driver-downloads Get the latest CPS and Firmware (1.21 as of Sep 2020) Anytone AT-D868UV – Go to https://bridgecomsystems.freshdesk.com/support/solutions/articles/63000105671-anytone-868-cps-firmware-and-driver-versions Get the latest CPS and Firmware (1.39 and 2.39 as of Sep 2020) Go to https://powerwerx.com/help/software-downloads#dmrcontacts and get a dump of… Read More

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