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Photo of Hugh - VA3TO
FT8 randomly stops transmitting
I've been running FT8 on my 6300 for 6 months and it was working well until recently when I added a second monitor to my computer and mov...
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Photo of Michael Walker
A cost effective Web Relay control
I wanted to share a 4 port cost effective Web Relay Switch.  This is a subset of the one I use on my remote base (I use 16 relays).  Whil...
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  • 14 replies
  • Idea
Photo of Jim Shaffer (KE5AL)
flexlib rfgain
I am using a Flex 6300 running version 2.3.9.  I've started fooling with the RFGain controls in FlexLib and have a few questions.1.  I ca...
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Photo of Frank Kirschner
CW Skimmer and SmartSDR
I tried NN4ZZ's tutorial for subject integration, but couldn't make it work. Some of it is that I don't know enough about the underpinn...
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  • Problem
Photo of Bob Craig, K8RC
Maestro Uncommanded Bootup
A power outage yesterday revealed a problem in the Maestro:  My Maestro normally sits on a table turned off but with AC power supply plu...
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  • 5 replies
  • Problem
Photo of Craig Williams
Junk on 80M tune on Flex 6400.
80M tune and or transmit, dummy load or antenna, generates all these junk sideband's. In the attached photo the tune power is set for 10 ...
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Photo of Tim K9WX
Deleted com ports keep returning
In the course of learning how to use my 6600, I have created and then removed a number of Com ports in SSDR CAT.  I am finding that the c...
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Photo of Matt NQ6N
N1MM+ focus helper with SmartSDR in MDI configuration
It appears that the Focus Helper mode for N1MM+ Logger works to restore focus to N1MM+ if the smartSDR window is clicked.  However I noti...
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Can't key with CW and no side tone
So, two issues.  Newbie I am sure.  Have the 6700 audio coming through my computer.  A OK on that one.  I do not see a way to setup keyin...
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Photo of Mark - WS7M
6600 back safe - A few panic moments
Hi all, After the fan issues Flex came through, replaced the fan and the 6600 arrived yesterday.  I turned it on and ran it overnight on...
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Photo of Larry Benoit
Competitive comparison
Pending arrival of the new 6000 series transceivers, I performed a preliminary competitive comparison of the “K3S Contester and DXer” p...
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  • 11 replies
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Photo of Neal Pollack, N6YFM
Safe TX PA Temperature?
What is the safe operating temperature of the TX PA? I realize that the overall rig operating range is up to 50 degrees C. But does the D...
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6400 Receive Antennas
Another new 6400 user dumb question:  When I bought this radio it claimed to have "2 independent receivers."  So I create 2 panadapters, ...
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Photo of aaron brio
Buffer/Slave relay for keying
I want to use this simple circuit as a buffer/slave relay to key my RF amplifier from the Flex 6300. I have used this many time before on...
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Photo of Geoff AB6BT
6400 Mic connector wiring
I can't seem to find a wiring diagram for the Mic connector on the 6400. The text in the hardware manual states that for an electret mic ...
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Photo of Bill English
Flex Control with DDUtil
When I use my Flex Control with SSDR, I have no problems, however when I try and use it with DDUtil, it acts kinda weird. If I turn it th...
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Photo of Dave Gipson
Cannot remotely key transmitter from WSJT-X
When working remotely from a hotel (or motorhome) I cannot remotely key my 6600M with WSJT-X. I can key with MOX of course and the voice ...
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Photo of Duane  N9DG
AGC-T - Backing off to reduce noise vs. advancing to hear noise
All of the below assumes that the proper level of pre-amplification was previously set to reach the band’s noise level. But not too much ...
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  • Question
Photo of Jeff - G4IUA
FRStack enhancements
I'm a very enthusiastic user of FRStack.  I only wish some of the features were built in to SSDR rather than requiring a third part app. ...
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Photo of Tim - W4TME
FMH-2 Microphone now included with the FLEX-6600/M and FLEX-6400/M
Based on continued constructive user feedback, we are officially announcing that all of the FLEX-6600 and the FLEX-6400 Signature Series ...
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  • Implemented