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Quadra connection to Flex 6300

LarryLarry Member
can someone help me understand how I might connect my yaseu vl 1000 quadra amplifier to the flex 6300 so that it provides band change and frequency information. I use HRD software.

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  • Paul W5PFPaul W5PF Member ✭✭
    edited March 2017
    I use the 6500 and the Yaesu Quadra. I use DDutil to provide band data to the amplifier wih no problems.

    Paul W5PF
  • Jon_KF2EJon_KF2E Member ✭✭
    edited September 2018
    Larry,

    Here is a document I wrote on doing what you are asking.

    https://dl.dropboxusercontent.com/u/20979885/Quadra%20to%20a%20Flex%206500.pdf

    Jon...kf2e
  • Larry: KE2YCLarry: KE2YC Member ✭✭
    edited August 2019
    Hi Larry,

    If you follow Jon - kf2e post, all will be good.  I have done the same and works great.  Any Questions just give me a shout and I'm sure Jon will help also.

    Larry - ke2yc
  • Lawrence GrayLawrence Gray Member
    edited August 2016
    I use DDUtil with an FL-7000, setup using the kf2e post, and it works great. I have my laptop in a dock, which has s parallel port. Larry, W1IZZ
  • Bill NE1BBill NE1B Member ✭✭
    edited February 2018
    Hi Larry,

    I ordered the ACC USB-Serial cable from Flex Radio Store to interface my 6500 to the QUADRA VL-1000 Amplifier, but need to wire it to the 8 pin din connector.  Your pdf file is  no longer available.  Has there been an update?

    Bill, NE1B
  • John CullitonJohn Culliton Member
    edited February 2018
    You can wire the 4 band wires plus ground by the din picture in the Quadra manual but be sure you have the newer manual as there was a pin number mistake in the old manual. Setup is in the radio usb tab. No third party program needed.
  • Jeff W7NEEJeff W7NEE Member ✭✭
    edited February 2018
    I would be interested in thispdf file as well.... I also plan to interface my flex with the 6600. I have used a Flex 5000 and Quadra together with DDutil for the past 8 years... but would be interested into see your Document Jon.
  • Bill NE1BBill NE1B Member ✭✭
    edited September 2018
    Hi John,

    Which cable did you use?  Was it a mouser cable or Flex cable?  Is there a part #?

    Bill
  • WF7BWF7B Member
    edited February 2018
    An Amazon cable FTDI C232HM-DDHSL-0, that was linked in another thread. Plugs into the back of the radio and wired to the din plug on the amp.

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