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DC Cable Gauge - Book Errata
The FLEX-6000 HRM section 7.1.1 states Power Pole 30 Amp "The Anderson Power Pole connector contains 30 Amp pins to minimize voltage drop...
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LED Chart States Solid Amber= Radio OFF, GPS for Stability. Is this operational yet?
I have the GPSDO installed on my 6500. All is working fine except when I power down I do not get this solid amber led. Also when I powe...
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Transverter USB operation
Hi Everyone... question.  I just finished building and aligning 2 Elecraft transverters (XV144 and XV432) been testing and playing with t...
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FlexControl Settings
New changes in Smart SDR 1.3.8I just downloaded SmartSDR 1.3.8 and found that the settings for the FlexControl box have changed. It's goo...
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PTT via Front Panel Mic Connector Stopped Working
PTT via front panel microphone connector is not working.I normally use a footswitch connected to the rear panel jack for PTT.  However, w...
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Assign MOX to a FlexContol Button ?
Is there any known way to assign the MOX function/feature in the GUI to one of the 3 buttons on a FlexControl ?  I am running 1.4  
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How to set up Pixel RF PRO-1B receive loop with Flex-6700 and KPA500 amp
Santa came early and left a Pixel receive antenna under the tree. I have become disoriented while trying to make the connections to the a...
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First FMT with "new" 6700 is a success
I just read the results of the ARRL November FMT. I used my "new for me" Flex 6700 and got within 0.04 Hertz of the official frequency o...
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Need Quick Help with 2 Meter TX
I have just returned to 2 meter 2 EME in a small way. I am sending tones from MAP65 thru LINE to the 6700 using DIGIU mode. I can see a t...
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Incredible service on 6700 PEN
Was notified by Flex last Wednesday they were ready for my radio for the 6700 PEN. Shipped it to them that day via prepaid UPS. They rece...
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the BAND Selection no longer shows "GEN"eral clicking on the Blank space does not switch over to the GEN band
As a regular listener to AM stations while working in the Shack the GEN gets a lot of use, please restore this. Robin VE3FRH
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DAX error on XP installation.
On installing Beta v1.0.24 (several times), I get a fatal error on DAX as soon as the radio becomes available. This happens on two differ...
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Love the new radio!
You folks have made this upgrade process very simple. The whole process went incredibly smooth and I now have a new 6700 up and running. ...
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6700 AM Sensitivity below 1.6MHz @ 3KHz BW
I am looking to purchase the 6700. I currently use a WinRadio G313 for BCB DXing. I'd like to replace it when I get the flex. What is ...
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Cannot select 5.000Mhz in general coverage mode
Select BAND, GEN. The radio comes up as 1.000 MHZ. Click on 1.000 so it is highlited, enter 5.000, the frequency returns to 1.000 and...
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Fitst day with my new 6500...first problem, sort of...
Are we having fun yet!...Yes! My 6500 arrived this afternoon. I got the wiring all ready, preinstalled SSDR, read the release notes a...
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Speaker mute using keyboard space bar
Discovered that after you click on the speaker control on the SSDR screen to mute it, that you can then alternately unmute and mute th...
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TX Audio Level active on Receive
I noticed today that the TX audio level indicator appears to be active on receive. Speaking into the mic while receiving produces level c...
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