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Defective FHM-1? Not work with Maestro
For the past several weeks I've tried to use my FHM-1 with my Maestro.  I was getting consistent reports of "low audio."  I fiddled with ...
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Heil BM-17 Maestro
I have a Maestro (version b) and I'm having trouble using a Heil headset with it.  I have two headsets: Heil BM-17 and Heil Proset IC.  W...
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Anyone selling a 6500?
A friend just called asking if I would be selling one of my 6500. I told him they both got sold many months ago. Anyway, turns out he ha...
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Dawn Patterson is a gem!
Two times recently I have had orders from Flex that I needed help with to ensure they were shipped properly.  On one occasion I needed to...
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KPA500 with Flex 6600M
I've just received my new Flex6600M, which was reserved at Dayton last spring.  I've got it up and running, including installing the GPSD...
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TX on two slices different frequencies simultaneously
I'm experiencing a strange problem on my Maestro.  It will transmit on both Slice A and Slice B at the same time, regardless of which Sli...
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Used Maestro with problems
I have a used Maestro that I just bought via qth.com swapshop.  It appears to have a problem.  The first time I boot it, it booted FB.  H...
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GPSDO Not Detected by SmartSDR
I just installed a DOGPS module in a reconditioned Flex 6500 just purchased from the factory.  I'm using the latest SSDR -- 2.2.8.  The D...
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Photo of  Carl Jón Denbow N8VZ
Flex Control with 6400M/6600M
Simple question, based on my pre-order of an M series radio: Will the FlexControl continue to work with the 6400M and 6600M?  I've looked...
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Can’t get 6600M to key KPA500
I’ve connected my 6600M to the Elecraft KPA500 and KAT500, but the 6600M will not to key the Amp. I have the RCA TX1 from the 6600M c...
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FLEX-6500 with KPA-500 and KAT-500
Just built the KPA-500 and the KAT-500.  I hooked the Antenna tuner up first and tested it, bypassed the internal antenna tuner in the FL...
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Heil Proset Plus adaptor for 6600M
I can't be the only one that is trying to connect their Heil Proset Plus headset to a Flex 6600M.  I asked Heil, but they haven't respond...
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Photo of  Carl Jón Denbow N8VZ
Perserverance after iOS App Use
After using the iOS app with my Flex6600M and I return to front panel use of the rig I find that I have to reset both the BIAS for the su...
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6600M Manual
Did I miss a link somewhere to the owners manual for the 6400M/6600M radios??
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Showing UTC on Operating Screen
As far as I can tell there is no way to display UTC time on the main operating screen on the 6600M.  That would be very nice.  I have the...
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WSJTX Log Upload to LOTW
Running a Flex 6300 with HRD.  Have not had any issues since the beginning with this setup.  I recently setup WSJTX so I could run FT8.  ...
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Photo of  Carl Jón Denbow N8VZ
SmartSDR for iOS and digital modes
I've seen some scattered references to folks running digital modes (JT65, PSK31) on their iPad's using SmartSDR for iOS.  However, I can ...
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WSJT-X Only Transmits If I click "TX Next?"
I'm using a Maestro and FLEX-6500 with WSPR. It all works great excpet for one issue. I can only get it to transmit if I click "TX Next."...
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Maestro and digital for dummies
It seems that Maestro is primarily aimed at the CW/SSB interest. But I would like to run digital modes, which my 6700 and 6500 with Sm...
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Fldigi not showing flex 6700 frequency
even though i fhange the frequency on my 6700, fldigi does not show thos frequency. The waterfall shows the signal and im able to receive...
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