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Photo of Gerald Capodieci
6400 Hardware reliability
How repairable is the 6400? Is it modular enough to allow field replacement of components? Can components be field diagnosed and replac...
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Photo of Bob Gerzoff, WK2Y
Anyone familiar with CyberPower UPSs?
I am looking at UPSs for my station, and was wondering if anyone has had any experience with the CyberPower UPSs. I am specifically looki...
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Photo of Larry - W8LLL
Amplifier key Line buffer
I acquired a nice SB-220 in a trade and needed a TX Line Buffer, I went in the kitchen and made a ham sandwich to empty the lunch meat co...
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Photo of Bob Gerzoff, WK2Y
Some great YouTube videos on profiles and using full duplex to eq mikes
This is praise not about my 6500 (not enough space here to do that) but about YouTube videos, by Al, K0CN on using and managing profiles ...
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Photo of VE9XA - Tim Billings
Low power to no output Flex 6300
I am having power output issues with my Flex 6300  (Running Smart SDR 2.0.19) The radio shut down during a QSO and when I restarted the ...
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Photo of Michael Coslo
Any update on Tim?
Hey all, I was curious how Tim was doing - anyone know?
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Photo of WA2SQQ
VSP Error
So, the other day I booted up the 6500 and soon realized that it wasn’t communicating with LOG4OM. Minimizing a few windows I found an ...
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Photo of Gregory Stobbs
WSJT-X not decoding. I am seeing signals in the WSJT-X waterfall; clock seems accurate
WSJT-X not decoding. I am seeing signals in the WSJT-X waterfall; I can send CQ and getting RF out; the clock seems to be within 0.2 secs...
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Photo of Richard Adkins
How do I get my Flex 6500 to generate a CTCSS tone so I can participate in a weekly net on our local 2m repeater?
I'm going to order a 146 MHz ASSEMBLED TRANSVERTER in in 146 MHz so I can use our local repeater for a weekly net that I use using my HT....
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Smart SDR in Task Manager
I happened to look in Task Manager (Win 10) and noticed that Smart SDR is listed twice, once as SmartSDR-Win & once as Smart SDR. The ent...
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Photo of Ashley Douglas
IS there anyone out there?
Ok, I am new to all of this. But what I am involved in is downloading this software called RTL.SDR for the ability to pick up a certain f...
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Photo of Cal Spreitzer
GPS Disciplined Oscillator
I'm curious if anyone is using this type external GPSDO with their Flex 6000 series radios?   I've purchased one of these last fall on Eb...
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Photo of Bill
My Green Display on the frony of my 6500 has stopped working
The Green Display on the front of my Flex 6500 has suddenly stopped showing anything. It has happened when I turned on the rig today afte...
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Photo of Mark - WS7M
DAX driver fix batch files
I will attempt to give credit where due.  These are based off work done by another member here so not my original work.  Unfortunately I ...
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Photo of Ernest - W4EG
My experience with SmartSDR v2.1.30.103
This morning I was listening on 40 meters on how well v2.1.30 was working. For a while I though these guys were pulling a joke on a Flex ...
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Photo of NX6D Dave
SmartSDR for Windows User Guide, version 2.1.30
We are not going to publish the SmartSDR for Windows User Guide for SmartSDR version 2.1.30 at this time.  The primary objective of the 2...
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Photo of Randy Hollingsworth
FLEX 6500 with Class D Speaker Amps
For several months I successfully used a Lepy LP-2020A amp with two bookshelf speakers to provide very nice audio from my FLEX-6500. Then...
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JT Alert with my 6500
I apologize to the moderators if this post is deemed to be off topic, but I think it can best be answered by Flex users. I’m using JT ...
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Photo of Ken - NM9P
Tutorial Video: Using Full Duplex Mode to Monitor Transmit Audio During Adjustment
This is my first Audio/Visual Tutorial on the Flex-6000 Series I hope it is helpful. If you like it, I will make more on other subjects. ...
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Photo of Mike va3mw
Wide Noise Blanker Demo.
As part of the testing of my 6600 in a true urban environment, I got to test out the Wide Noise Blanker. This was on 80.  The antenna is...
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