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Question about upgrading from 6300 to 6500
I just bought a 6500 to replace my 6300.  Are there any files I need to back up from my 6300 that will be used by the 6500? (BTW, both us...
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Flex 6400 vs 6600
Is it worth the price difference for a non contester Ham? Are these models at base the same? First of all I seriously consider going for ...
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Looking for a clean 6500.
I'm looking for a clean 6500.  If you have one, please contact me at: thall@thall.net with the details. Andy, k2oo
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CW suggestion
Allow by band, whether cw is received on upper or lower sideband.  As you well know, traditionally, cw is received on LSB below 10MHz and...
  • Andrew Thall, 1 month ago

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Please add CW Beacon function to CWX
I would really like to have a beacon function in CWX.  I know others have suggested that I use N1MM software but I already have a great l...
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Suggestion for SSDR settings check
After my 6300 returned from Flex repair, it seemed to be working fine.  I did have a problem getting Slice Master to work.  It turned out...
  • Andrew Thall, 3 months ago

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External muffin fan - idea
I decided to mount an external muffin fan on my 6300 -- the internal fan would keep kicking on once it reached 70c, making lots of noise....
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6300 fans
Hi all, I have a 6300 I plan to use for SOTA, Field Day, etc.  I just replaced the main fan in it with a Noctua fan.  I successfully use...
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Slice-master not working
I just got my 6300 back from Flex repair.  I can't get Slice-master to start  CW skimmer. When I start slice-master, the launch tab is to...
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Super fast repair service!!
Remarkably fast service turn around for my 6300.  The radio was received by Flex on Thursday and was repaired and sent on its way back ho...
  • Andrew Thall, 3 months ago

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Great customer service
Tim Ellison, W4TME, Customer Experience Manager, gave me great service in helping me figure out what went wrong with my 6300 -- which is ...
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6300 fuse
Due to operator stupidity, I had the wrong antenna connected to my 6300 when I transmitted and the radio shut itself down and won't resta...
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Solution for when JTAlert was identified as a virus and quarantined by Windows Defender
Neal Campbell asked me to post my experience with Windows Defender identifying JTAlertX as a virus and quarantining it.  My solution was...
  • Andrew Thall, 5 months ago

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6300 and CW Skimmer question
How do I get CW skimmer to display two panadaptors at once?  I have no problem with CW skimmer working with one slice.  If I want to open...
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Observation on fan cleaning
After following Tim's instructions on cleaning the fans in my 6300, I observe that the radio is running a good 10 degrees C cooler than b...
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Additional help requested for N1MM
First, I want to thank Chris Tate, N6WM for his assistance.  I need help getting the spectrum window and band map to work. I am running a...
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remote cw with 6300 without using CWX is it possible???
I'd love to operate my 6300 remotely but I can't type worth a damn and I'd love to be able to use my bug or straight key.  Other than buy...
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Suggestion for CW Bandwidth buttons
Make the 6 cw bandwidth buttons right-click programmable.  As a CW-only op, I have no need for 1.5 or 3.0 width.  It would be nice to pro...
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Heil GM4 question
Is there any setting that would cause a Heil GM4 to not work from the front connector? (I recently upgraded SSDR) The stock hand micropho...
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Invalid default playback device selected: DAX MIC Audio -- no TX audio transmitting.
I recently upgraded to SmartSDR 2.1.30.103 with my 6300 and I noticed a note next to the headphone/speaker controls at the top right-hand...
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