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Internal noise on 160 meters - Flex 6600M
Anyone seeing this noise on 160 meters with dummy load or no antenna connected ?  It varies in level with RF Gain settings.  It also vari...
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Safe amp tx
Will it be safe to connect the Palstar LA-1K directly to the TX connection on a 6400? I have always used the 704 buffer with my HF-2500 a...
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6600m Hung with 2.49
I upgraded to 2.49, and have been running it for several days. The 6600m has the remote connected to an ip switch. The 6600m had been tur...
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WWV Shut Down Sept 15, 2018
May be fake news, I don't know, but there is a link on QRZ.com to sign a petition to stop the planned shutdown. Please go and sign the pe...
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6400M Internal Tuner
Thinking of purchasing the 6400M with the internal tuner. Is the tuner wide range 10:1 or is it 3:1? Will be using the radio with a multi...
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My 6600M will not transmit or receive.
I had my 6600M on all day yesterday monitoring 12m FT8 and everything was working fine, I stepped out to do some chores and when I came ...
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Remote Flex6600M Reboot Turn-On Problem if my 12V Supply goes off - How to Turn On Remotely ???
Remote Flex6600M Reboot  Turn-On Problem if my 12V Supply goes off  Question  How to Turn On Remotely ??? Push Green Power On Button ...
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SSDR iOS listening mode.
Hi I enjoy using smart SDR iOS app and find myself listening 95% of the time. I also find the audio clicks and pops rather tiring ...
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Photo of Stan - VA7NF
maestro needs a power LED
There is a significant delay between pressing the power button, mainly to turn it on but also on power off, such that the user does not k...
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Deutsche Glasfaser changes to IPv6
Just for the record, in Germany my provider “Deutsche Glasfaser “ is changing from IPv4 to IPv6 which makes my Smartlink unusable unless...
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Photo of David Salomon
Disappearing waterfall?
This morning, while using my 6600M via SmartSDR, the waterfalls in all panadapters just disappeared. The same thing happens operating wi...
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Photo of Jim Runge
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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SSDR 2.3.7 "zoom to Segment" & VE7CC spot support
@Steve H., I jotted some notes at the Flex dinner about V2.3 features.   Questions: 1 - don't see the "zoom to segment" segment in V2.3....
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Photo of Tom Teague
Heatsinks are falling off in 6400 and 6600 models.
As part of the Product Enhancement Notification (PEN) or Recall.  If you want to know where to look to see if both of your heatsinks are ...
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Heatsink
Was not aware of the Heatsink problem or the RF Pre amp enhancement. How are users made aware of such issues ? 
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Photo of Hugo Escalante
Turning On/Off 6600 Remotely
I brought this (AC/DC Power Relay with Protection & De-Bounce. Screw Terminals. 120V Trigger Input) Anyone have a wire diagram, idiot pr...
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Sales Tax Question
The Supreme Court ruling on sales tax could be implemented in weeks - according to the news I hear. Will I have to pay sales tax on my PG...
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Smartlink communication issue
I have been trying to use my 6600 from remote locations. I fully understand that the quality of the internet speed is key. But even hard ...
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Photo of Roger J. Buffington
SWR 1.7/1 safe to use with Flex?
My 40 M dipole is very funky, with the legs only about 60-70 degrees apart due to the geometry of the property and so forth.  As a result...
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I'm looking for Quality powered speaker to sit beside my FLEX 6600
I'm looking for Quality powered speaker to sit beside my FLEX 6600, all the good ones are not powered, Has anyone found a nice one yet? J...
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