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S-Meter Accuracy of FLex and Others - Rob Sherwood
With all the recent (and not so recent) posts on the FlexS-meter and its calibration, you might find Rob’s take on the subject interestin...
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Why does my S-meter on my 6400M show S-7 with a dummy load?
With a dummy load with no coax: 160 meters S6 80 meters S7 30 meters S3 20 meters S4 10 meters S2 6 meters S0
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6600 power switch has flashes red
several  times power switch has  been flashing red  in receive and had to reconnect
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SDR 2.4.9 Install went perfect on my 6400M
Just a short note to compliment the Flex team -- at least on my setup the upgrade to V2.4.9 wen perfectly, both on the PC version of Smar...
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Flashing red power switch
I have just received my new Flex 6600. Switched it on with a green flashing light on the power switch. This turned into a flashing red li...
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No mike auto with DAX on with 3.4.9
Can some one tell me why I now have no mike auto out with dax on using 3.4.9 ?
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6400 versus 6400M what cant the M model do that he standard 6400 can with a PC
Looking for the difference between operations of a NON M model versus an M model. Have a couple friends interested in the 6000 series rig...
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Maestro series A for sale
Maestro series A for sale $800 plus shipping.
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Auto Bandswitching Module for ICOM IC-2KL, IC-4kl and PW1 Amplifiers
I have developed an interface module that allows a Flex 6000 series to have fully automatic band switching with the IC-2KL, the IC-4KL an...
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Hum on transmitted signal
I received my 6600 M today, and got right to familiarizing myself with it. I made a few quick contacts and I was told that there was hum...
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6600 Fan - Disappointed
Ok, so I sent my 6600 in for the PEN update.When it came back it rebooted continuously.  After looking inside I could hear the fan runnin...
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6000 Series Profiles
If you are starting to play with Profiles and would like some details,  this document like help you out.http://www.flexradio.com/download...
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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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Power Genius XL Amplifier Noise
Below I have copied with permission some information on the cooling of the RF-Kit 2K+ amplifier.  It uses a pair of LDmos finals and prod...
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Introduction to the Maestro - Youtube video
This is for some of our newer operators. Mike va3mw https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oT632iL5L3E&feature=youtu.be
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Limiting to 100W more accurately?
Hi, My 6600M seems to be all over the place with output power. It depends on antenna, temperature, and else... My external W2 watt meter ...
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Power genius Waiting list
I attempted to enter my name to be on the waiting list, but when I entered it I got the following, what did I do wrong?
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How do I get codec2 ?
I did install FreeDV with  my SmartSDR 2.3.9. I am told I need Codec2 but I could  not find its installation file. I did install SmartSDR...
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LED Lighting RFI
This is not a problem with the radio, but rather a problem with LED lighting. This video dramatically demonstrates the result on the wate...
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QST Review Comparing the ANAN To Flex-6x00 Radio
My letter to the editor and writer of QST October 2015 edition. Hi Martin(AA6E), Regarding: QST October 2015 Edition Product: Apache La...
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