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Photo of Rick - W5FCX
Remote serial operation via VPN
Have remote station operating with Flex 6700 through Elecraft KPA 500 and KAT 500 tuner into ZS6BKW inverted V up 45 feet. Great recepti...
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Photo of Michael Walker
Are you new to 1500 watts power?
I wanted to share a story especially if you are about to run some real 'full' power. On my home station, my 6M beam is on the roof on a ...
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Photo of Ken W6XB
No N1MM CWX local side tone
I am using SmartSDR V2.2.8 in conjunction with N1MM.  The Flex CWX works great with local CW side tone.  However, when using N1MM with th...
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Photo of Kevin - K4KWB
Does the Antenna Genius 8x2 Plus disconnect the antennas to the Flexradio, when power is removed?
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Photo of Al Dewey
One or Two Monitors for SO2R Contesting with 6600M?
As I wait for delivery of my 6600M next month, I am trying to decide whether I should configure my station for one (large) monitor or two...
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Photo of Al Dewey
Best Settings for CW Contesting with 6600M?
I enjoyed using my 6600M for the first time in the WPX CW Contest last weekend. The interface with N1MM+ and the SO2R switching worked re...
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Photo of John-KC2QMA
Show Us Your FlexRadio In Your Shack
I thought it might be fun to have us Flex users show a picture of their FlexRadio in their shack. Here is my 6600M in my shack. It's i...
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Photo of Kari Gustafsson SM0HRP
Next version of DXLog will be much improved for Flexradio
As some may have experienced DXLog has not really played 100 % well with Flex-6000 series. At least not for SO2R where you rely on rapid ...
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Photo of Andy - KU7T
Smartlink and paddle CW?
Hi, I am proud owner of a 6600M (no extra Maestro) and love it. Got N1MM+ all integrated and started to play with SO2R as well. So far so...
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Photo of Kari Gustafsson SM0HRP
Fast SO2R switching now possible with new 2.2.8
As some already have indicated version 2.2.8 is really an improvement also in the field of SO2R switching. I have only tested it in  remo...
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Photo of Douglas Maxwell
rx hash in my ears when MOX is applied during cw sending.
Using SSDR 2.2.8, N1MM+ and SSDR CAT winkey emulator. N1MM+ asserts PTT to send a cw message and MOX button on SSDR goes blue to show PTT...
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Photo of Georges
Commcat4 Logger installation
I tried to install the Commcat 4 logger program onto my Flex6500. It comes up fine, but I'm unable to have it talk to the radio. Has anyb...
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Photo of Marcus - DL8MRE
New Version 2.4.0 of SmartSDR for iOS available
I have just released a new Version of SmartSDR for iOS that contains the following changes and bug-fixes: ■ Aligned with the latest F...
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Photo of Kari Gustafsson SM0HRP
How to assure in SO2R that you really utilize different SCU:s when needed?
When configuring and running SO2R with a 6700 (dual SCUS:s) in contests you need to be running duplex so that you can transmit on e g 40 ...
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Photo of Kyle Krieg
RemoteQTH and Rig Control
Looking to remote my 6700 and use RemoteQTH as the brains of the operation for remote on, antenna switching and other stuff.   I've seen...
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Photo of Kari Gustafsson SM0HRP
Maestro Locks Up: Pan Adapter and Waterfall Disapear one day before live TV interview
Suddenly from two different Maestros at different locations we get the same phenomena. After som 20-30 min of operating each of the Maest...
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Photo of Jean Drolet
Maestro problem...after problem
i have a Maestro since 20 month FlexRadio change 4 times on warranty. Many time  I opened a ticket for the problems but after the last ex...
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Photo of Richard McClelland, AA5S
KPA1500
http://www.elecraft.com/KPA1500/KPA1500%20FAQ%20rev%20A1b.pdf
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Photo of Matt NQ6N
SO2R behavior of the ~ button (muting and unmuting the unfocused RX) no green light
It seems that when doing SO2R, all of the normal OTRSP operations work as expected with N1MM+ Logger, except for the ~ key. Pressing the ...
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Photo of Kari Gustafsson SM0HRP
How to add remote CW contest capability to Flex-6000 without a remote PC
Flex-6000 series is a great contest radio. However, when running contests from a remote location (without a remote PC) present SDR softwa...
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