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How loud is the 6600?
Hello, being a Flex-6500 user, I'ld like to upgrade for a 6600 BUT before I do this, I'ld like to know about the fan-noise from the 6600....
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Has anyone else had TeamViewer blocked claiming commercial use?
Like most all Flex users, I have used TeamViewer to access a computer that is local to my remote radio.  I use that computer for wsjt-x, ...
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TX Filter Settings for FT8?
I enjoy operating my 6600M on FT8 with reasonable success.  The radio is set to DIGU at 5 kHz.  My question is this:  the transmit menu (...
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How to Operate Split in DIGU Mode
I am trying to work a DX station (VP6D) on RTTY. I clicked the SPLIT button, and a new slice was created with transmit active. As soon as...
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Digital Interference on 17m & 15m
I don't know how local or widespread this is, but around 1900 - 1930Z (still ongoing) I've had this interference.  Pulses about every sec...
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6600 Split issue
When operating split with receive slice A and transmit slice B the signal strength of A decreases when engaging slice B. This just start...
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Win 10 Creators version update ...
The Windows Creator update was a VERY long update BUT all went well.  No problems or glitches with SmartSDR, associated programs, or the ...
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Losing first CW character when beginning xmit
I am losing the first character of my CW transmission. SmartSDR (v 2.4.9) is in CW mode, I am using an electronic keyer plugged into the ...
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6k7 vs. 6k6
What is the reason for the differente in test Resultat measured by Rob Sherwood? Rolf
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QSK CW Behavior
I have a 6600M running v 2.39. I am hearing a relay no matter what combo of antennas are selected.  The QSK icon is always on no matter w...
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Wiring a Yamaha CM500 headset for a 6400(M) or 6600(M)
I recently upgraded from a Flex 6500 to a 6600. I use a Yamaha CM500 headset as I find it more comfortable to wear for long periods tha...
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6600(m) cw mode memory buffer
6600(M) stand alone, can we store short cw messages like Call 599 report for dx? or do we need to install a third party software? Thank...
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Touch screen and fat fingers is there anything I can use to touch the screen besides my fat fingers
I have never thought I had big hands but when I am doing something like making a new profile for a new band and I need to type in the nam...
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Why does the Flex 6600 need band preselectors?
I’m loving my 6600 - an incredible instrument! As I dig deeper and deeper into the documentation and try to learn the art of SDR signal ...
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10M and 6M SSB audio "warbling"
Due to the latest 10 and 6M band openings, it is the first time I tried ssb. I am having "warbling" rx/tx audio on 10 and 6M. After a se...
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SDR settings for SPE 1.3K amplifier
I want to connect my new SPE expert 1.3K to my Flex 6500. I have already Dan's (KC5PCB) cable set. Can someone tell me what i have to cha...
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Will writelog work as contest logger for SO2R and Flex
N1MM works well with Flex and in SO2R we know. However, it is lacking SO2R with Morserunner simulation. Dx Log has it but advanced SO2R h...
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Operating split in digi mode
Is it possible to operate split in Digi mode? Although I can operate split in ssb & CW, I cannot figure out how to operate split in digi...
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Flex on Field Day
Just finished Field Day using a 6300, Maestro and a 160M (long) G5RV. The CW Team made over 200 contacts from 10 to 80 meters. Tried 160 ...
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Clicking and Thumping in the Passband During CW Contesting with my 6600M
I have used my new 6600M in a few contests now and really like it.  I have noticed one thing, however.  When I am running on CW with the ...
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