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Official Position on Adaptive Predistortion
Periodically the topic of Adaptive Predistortion comes up for discussion on this community.  Our team has been consistent in our position...
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AMP TX delay setting for new LA-1K
I just took delivery on a new Palstar LA-1K amp.  I remember reading somewhere that HRO had some recommended TX delay settings and I thou...
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Photo of Gene - K3GC
power-genius Inter Mod
I can't seem to find the Inter Mod spec for Power-Genius.Anybody know? Secondarily what is a good IMD number? 
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dual receiver setup Flex 6500
I am attempting to set up the dual receivers on my 6500 so one antenna will point at ANT1 Tx1 and the other to be setup for ANT2 Tx2. If ...
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Advantages of the built in ATU ?
Hi folks, Have not placed an order yet, as I am still sifting through information. Is there any advantage to the build-in ATU ? I have a ...
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Photo of Gene - K3GC
SPOTS ROCK!!!!
I had the opportunity to use the spot feature in traffic today for the first time.  THEY ROCK All I had to do was point at the little bl...
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Ability to bring up QRZ when clicking on a spot
For the next SSDR release how about adding the ability to bring up operator info from QRZ when clicking on a displayed spot. Right now ...
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Photo of Dean
I know that there is diagnostics that can be displayed on the 6500 led screen. Is there anywhere that gives a comprensive list of the codes?
I know that there is diagnostics that can be displayed on the 6500 led screen. Is there anywhere that gives a comprensive list of the codes?
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SmartSDR v2.3.7 doesn't obey Max. Power Limit
Since updated to SmartSDR v2.3.7 my 6500 doesn't obey the Max Power limit. I had it on 20 watts but in operation allows me to go up to 10...
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Smart SDR losing connection to radio
This is the third time now with version 2.3.7 that I get the message Smart SDR lost connection to radio. When you click on OK to restart ...
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Photo of Gene - K3GC
spot display with ssdr 2.3.7
I have installed ssdr 2.3.7 with no problems on my 6500.  I run DXsuite with spot collector installed. Spots are enabled, "display calls ...
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Photo of EA4GLI - 8P9EH - Salvador
Spot Setting Menu / Scroll Wheel
When I open the Spot Settings window I cannot use the scroll wheel in the mouse to move the slider.
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Photo of Gene - K3GC
fr stack causes relay chatter when active radio slice enable TX is enabled
with two slices open in myu Flex 6500 if I enable "active radio slice enable TX there will frequently (not always) be a rapid relay chatt...
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Sending CQ and/or CQDX with FT8
I JUst got FT8 setup (6500)  and am having a ball.  My problem is that nowhere can I find how to send a CQ or a CQDX. I am sure it is sim...
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Does Flex still have an Tech Support phone line?
Does Flex have a Tech Support phone line or are they exclusively using email Trouble Tickets now? 
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Is there any reason the 6000 series radio should not be ran 24/7???
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Photo of Rob Monsipapa
Looking for AMP suggestions for my 6600M I just ordered
I am wondering what AMPs people are using with their 6600M. I just ordered mine at the Yuma Hamfest, will get it in 6-8 weeks so I have...
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Photo of Gene - K3GC
Inrad M628 for sale
Inrad 628 with  Foster 8 pin adapter for sale for $35 - perfect condition. It is listed on E-bay with pics.
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Mic Headset options for Flex Radio 6400
Best Headset Mic Options for Flex Radio 6400. Just wondering what Headset Mic options are avaliable for the Flex 6400. Thanks
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Photo of Gene - K3GC
usb to serial adapter
I have two usb to serial adapters both of which have the FTDI chipset.  Both of them work when plugged in to the shack Win10 PC. One work...
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