Archive for date: March 7, 2014

The Baofeng BF-888S as an SSTV beacon?

March 7, 2014 | Amateur Radio | By: Mark VandeWettering

Yesterday’s musings about SSTV using the Raspberry Pi has me thinking about creating a little SSTV beacon using the super-inexpensive (less than twenty dollars with charger) BF-888S HT from Baofeng. It’s hard to imagine a cheaper HT than this: it doesn’t even have a display. It has 16 channels, and announces which channel you are […]