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Ten Tec Orion - Power Genius XL
Is anyone using a Ten Tec Orion with the Power Genius XL?  My secondary rig is an O2 and I would like to use it with my upcoming amp.  Th...
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Selected Band Button Fill Color
Colorize the selected band button as a visual reminder when going into the Band menu on the left side bar. Colorize the button when chang...
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Station automation and protection
Hello, I am looking for advice and inputs on my ongoing project of station modification. A week ago I "managed" to smoke my trusted Micro...
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S-Meter Accuracy of FLex and Others - Rob Sherwood
With all the recent (and not so recent) posts on the FlexS-meter and its calibration, you might find Rob’s take on the subject interestin...
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MEffA
Is Anyone using MEffA with their PGXLs?  I understand it is for steady state modes, RTTY, CW, FT8 , etc.  For those of you who have the a...
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Are you new to 1500 watts power?
I wanted to share a story especially if you are about to run some real 'full' power. On my home station, my 6M beam is on the roof on a ...
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SSDR V2.2.8 Update
Installed V2.2.8 and smooth update, no issues and all working fine.   The new SPLIT button is nice, automatic up 1 on CW and TX is enab...
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Diversity audio is now in sync!
Thank you Flex for the child audio in diversity mode tracking the parent audio level. I owe Tim a beer and the rest of the Flex team! Ref...
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Pros and Cons of a 6600M vs a 6600 plus a Maestro
Would some of you knowledgeable members please please advise me the pros and con of the two configurations
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I want to hook an old Bencher key to my 6300.
In my novice days, I used the key with an MFJ electronic keyer.  It is my understanding that the 6300 (6xxx Signature series) has a built...
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CW on SSB modes
With the recent sporadic E openings on 6 meters, I find I miss a feature I had on my K3 which is the ability to transmit CW while in USB...
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PGXL question
All of testers.  How noisy are the cooling fans?  Especially for those that were in the RTTY contest last weekend.
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Replacement computer ATX power supply
I am thinking of upgrading my video card, which will also require replacing my computer's ATX power supply for a higher wattage unit with...
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Bodnar GPS disciplined oscillator
With so much discussion about GPSDO's, and the recent article in QST, I was wondering if the under $300 Bodnar GPS Disciplined Oscillator...
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PowerGenius XL amplifiers, manual?
I looked through the manual from the downloads on the 403A web site, this is what I understand about it,,,any thoughts? I just downloade...
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Remote Antenna Switch
I have an Ameritron RCS-8V Remote Coax Switch. Now that the Flex can output from the USB ports, I would like to use some sort of USB rela...
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SmartSDR CAT requires restart before programs "see" port
All software starts ok, radio operation nominal. No issues with OS-Win 7. Here's the problem: Using Fldigi; it is set-up to communicate u...
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A new replacement for Flex 1500 ?
Following introduction of several new 6000 series models, I wonder if Flex plan to develop a replacement for Flex 1500, possibly a model ...
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USB Cables with Old SteppIr controller
Is anyone using the old SteppIR controller with the USB cable interface available in 1.10?  I have been running the controller successful...
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power genius front panel
Can't quite figure out what those green circle areas are on the front panel. Am I looking through vent holes and seeing something green i...
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