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Photo of Zack Schindler
Add the latest manual to the SSDR Help dropdown menu?
Whenever there is a new SSDR software version would it be possible to have the latest manual included and added to the Help drop down men...
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  • Idea
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6400 vs 6500
Hello all, newbie here.  I am interested in the 6400 and have seen the specs on the Flex website.  I see that there was a previous model,...
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Ending a remote session with a 6500 using the Maestro
I am operating my Flex 6500 remotely using the Maestro, which is connected to my LAN by an Ethernet cable. So far, the only way I have fi...
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Flex Insider communication
I signed up for Flex Insider at the beginning of the year.  To date I have not received one.  Its my understand at least one has been pub...
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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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Flex-6500 2m Transverter and D-Star
I have a Flex-6500 and have just purchased a ThumbDV to allow me to use D-Star.  I only have a little Icom handheld for 2m/70cm so have d...
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Power genius XL on 2 meters?
From here: http://www.4o3a.com/index.php/2017/03... We are sponsoring the Bouvet Island DXpedition scheduled in early 2018. Bouvet ...
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Photo of Richard Adkins
Who wins? Complaints or Praises?
As a potential customer, I watch the threads closely to see how the users are feeling about their purchases. Unfortunately, I see lots of...
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Photo of Takeshi Yamada
SSDR1.10.8 RF Power Control
SSDR 1.10.8 works fine with me, especially new USB feature works fine with my SPE linear. One issue I noticed is;   RF Power slider or Ma...
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Photo of James Madden
Transmission problem
Transmission problem with cushcraft vertical R9 antenna. I have hooked up this antenna to my flex 6700 and have no response digitally or ...
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Photo of Rob Blackie
xtvr max output ? setting help please
Hi, i got one og those russian 2m transverters and tying not to blow it up.( its 10 watt max input)  it seems to go upto 15 dbm in the s...
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Photo of Gene - K3GC
pulsating fan noise in flex-6500
I have a pulsating fan noise in my 6500.  It is constant from the time I turn the radio on. I removed the cover and disconnected the larg...
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Photo of Reggie
6500 Not Keying PTT on Elecraft KPA500 AMP
After hooking up my 6500 to the Elecraft KPA500 and KAT500, I am unable to get the 6500 to key the Amp.  I currently have the RCA TX1 f...
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Got my Maestro today - mixed blessing
What a day.  An 8 month wait and my Maestro finally shows up.  Up to now I've had many happy hours with my Flex-6700 running SSDR v1.5.1....
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Photo of Gerald - K5SDR
I think you deserve an apology
Dear customers,About a month ago I responded to a FlexRadio Community post titled “SSDR Roadmapless Future Development.”  I would like to...
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Photo of James Madden
DX+
what does DX+ do? also where is it described in the instruction manual? i am part of WARTSnet, look it up, and people had difficulty hear...
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Photo of Brian Morgan VK7RR
Flex 6500 echo on transmit audio
Over the past three weeks, I have had reports on 6 metres (only band used) that my signal has a low level echo on it, which is distorted ...
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SmartSDR.XML file
Tim:  This is a question about using 3rd Party Software with my FLEX 6500.  Everytime I start the Fldigi application, I have to open the ...
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Steppir 2 elements
I thinking to upgrade my vertical Hustler to Steppir 2 elements....I wonder what I do really need to buy in order to make it work with my...
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starting screen does not show radio
I leave my 6700 on all the time. Periodically, the radio shows  a "Blue Button"; but, the radio is not shown on the startup screen.  Shut...
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