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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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6k7 vs. 6k6
What is the reason for the differente in test Resultat measured by Rob Sherwood? Rolf
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Flex Insider PG XL Update 9/8/18
In case you haven’t seen the 9/8/18 Flex Insider PG XL update, here it is:  Dear Power Genius XL customers,  In our last update we...
  • HCampbell WB4IVF, 2 weeks ago

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Legal Limit Solid State Amp - SPE 2K-FA, KPA-1500 or ??
Looking at solid state legal limit amps with integrated tuner for use with 6700. The SPE 2K-FA and recently introduced Elecraft KPA-1500 ...
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Any update on resuming PGXL deliveries?
It's been about 2 months since they stopped shipping, so I was just wondering,  I ordered mine in March, and I know there are many others...
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Remote Antenna Disconnect?
Prior to the advent of SSDR for iOS, I've always run SSDR from my shack.  My routine has been to connect my antenna, turn on the Astron, ...
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Why I chose Power Genius XL & First Impressions
 I just replied to a question I received about my impressions of the PG XL.  Thought I’d share my thoughts with the group so below are ...
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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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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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I am looking for a block diagram of FLEX - 6500.
When applying for an extension license of FLEX - 6500 in Japan, a block diagram with device name written for each block is required.Is th...
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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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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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Power Genius back light LEDs very dim
The leds that produce the red, green,yellow backlight on the Power Genius are very dim  I have the intensity turned up all the way.  I ca...
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Where is the best place to locate the GPS antenna?
A GPS antenna needs to have a good view of the sky in order to obtain a satellite signal lock. Ideally, a full 360 degree obstructed view...
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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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Power Genius XL Configuration Question
I completed the setup and configuration of my new PG XL (connected to my Flex 6500M/Laptop SmartSDR 2.3.7) as described in the user manua...
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PowerGenius & Smart SDR integration
I received my PGXL yesterday and set it up last night.  The implementation was VERY quick, so props to the crews on that.  So far it seem...
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Power Genius XL on 403a website
It's a beauty.... http://www.4o3a.com/power-genius-xl/
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RF Sensing added to Powergenius
A bit of news from the 4O3A Facebook page to break the monotony while we wait ........ Ranko Boca May 23 New modes for band change added...
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PEN email not working
With the A/D Heat Sink issues I got an email and with it was this parragraph: "A dedicated email address has been set up to assist with t...
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