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Photo of Michael Walker
A cost effective Web Relay control
I wanted to share a 4 port cost effective Web Relay Switch.  This is a subset of the one I use on my remote base (I use 16 relays).  Whil...
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Show Us Your FlexRadio In Your Shack
I thought it might be fun to have us Flex users show a picture of their FlexRadio in their shack. Here is my 6600M in my shack. It's i...
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Controlling an Ameritron 1306 amp with a Flex 6300
Hi all, I am using a Flex 6300 and am very pleased with it. I have an Ameritron 1306 amp which I can key from the TX out RCA jack on the ...
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AGC-T
I've reviewed the procedure for setting the AGC-T control.  This control works well for the intended purpose, but why couldn't the underl...
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DXLab displays active DX Callsigns on SmartSDR 2.3.4
Version 13.6.5 of Commander, the transceiver control component of the freeware DXLab Suite, can display active DX callsigns on SmartSDR v...
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Does Flex still have an Tech Support phone line?
Does Flex have a Tech Support phone line or are they exclusively using email Trouble Tickets now? 
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remote via rf link instead of internet
Anyone remote via rf link instead of internet.  I need to remote about 2 miles too far for wifi.  Or how about a cellphone with unlimited...
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Photo of David Chen
Spectral Abnormality in FT8 Mode Transmission
I found my FT8 transmit abnormal this morning, please see the attached photo I try to close and restart JTDX, it no use. After restart ...
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WSJT-X Flex 6400 / 6600
I have been trying to get WSJT-X to work with my 6400 using the TCP/IP socket.   I kept getting a Hamlib protocol error.  I posted the qu...
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Some Community food for thought...
There have been some recent posts that I wanted to address to the Community as a whole.  Particularly about comments referring to the rem...
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Photo of Mark - WS7M
6600 Reliability... So far...
I would like people to remember this is a "support board".  Often on support boards and I'd run quite a few over the years all you hear i...
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Photo of Robert Lonn
Why did I go with FLEX????
Back in 2017 we were shown a lot of new radios to be hitting the market place in late or early 2017/18. Some were European radios and som...
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Connection Lost
I have a new Flex 6600 with a Windows 10 Home up to date PC and SmartSDR ver 2.1.33, my radio is CAT wired to my router. Since maybe a da...
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pay for squelch
Was told over 2 years ago at belton by flex guy squelch would be added soon, so now 2 years later 2.0 is next version and will COST me $2...
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Squelch
What would it sound like if I could grab the bottom of the receiver slice and drag it above the noise floor?
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  • Under Consideration
Photo of Alan KB5CUS
Is the 2200 / 630 Mtr Selection not available in 6400 / 6600 Series 2.0 SmartSdr units ?
In my 6500 with New 2.0 SmartSdr, the Band select GUI shows 2200 & 630 Mtr selection. On Page 33 of the new 6400 / 6600 Manual it isn't t...
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Photo of Steve K9ZW
6400/6600 - An Opportunity to Upgrade Connectors?
With the New Flex-6400, Flex-6400M, Flex-6600 and Flex-6600M moving from Prototype to Production, is this an opportunity to upgrade the r...
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Photo of Bill  /  VA3QB
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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Photo of Alan KB5CUS
Profile Manager will not display in V 2.0
Using 6500, WinBlows 10, Ver 2.0 Smart SDR & when I click Profiles Manager NO GUI shows up. Looking on task bar it shows a white box... t...
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Photo of James Kennedy-WU5E
Microphone connection on the FLEX 6600
FLEX, I see a 1/8 jack for Microphone connection. So my Heil 781 will have to have adapter to mate the XLR to that 1/8 jack. Or is HEIL g...
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