BF-888s With Beat shift.

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BF-888s With Beat shift.

Postby thelad » Wed Jul 11, 2018 6:33 am

Trying to find a BF888s or copy with the Beat shift ("scrambler").
Have bought some from Amazon and none of them work with Beat shift. Any ideas where to buy?
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Re: BF-888s With Beat shift.

Postby m0lsx » Wed Jul 11, 2018 10:21 am

Beat shift should not be a scrambler, but something to move a Birdie if it's in an inconvenient place. A beat shift very slightly moves the radios IF & can, or should be able, to be activated channel by channel.

Edited to add, the Beat shift will (or could) make the audio from a radio with Beat Shift activated slightly distorted as the signal will be off channel. But that depends upon the receive radio. If the other radio has a wide bandwidth, then no distortion will be evident.
It is also worth noting, that moving frequencies can be a stupid thing to do, as you are moving towards another channel, so you will be in effect operating within the spectrum of two channels at once.
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