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4K TCL TV as Monitor
A recent Google search for using a 4K TV as a monitor found a low-cost TV near the top of the ratings.  It is a TCL Model 43S405.  It is ...
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maestro monitor
Noticed that I can barely hear myself when using the monitor function in the maestro. Have it enabled and it is turned up all the way. Am...
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Can someone tell me what the set up settings are for the Flex 6500 and the KPA 1500 amp?
Like baud rate, stop bit? things like that.
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New Flex items at the Hamvention?
So did Flex introduce anything new at the Hamvention? Asking for a friend... Zack N8FNR
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Flex too busy to talk to paying customer.
Credit card in hand, I called Flex today to ask a couple of quick questions and order a 6400M.  They were too busy to talk to me, so I ga...
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6400 support
I guess Hamvention is more important than getting our broken radios fixed. Seems like they've taken the week off for a convention. not th...
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FLEX-6500 with KPA-500 and KAT-500
Just built the KPA-500 and the KAT-500.  I hooked the Antenna tuner up first and tested it, bypassed the internal antenna tuner in the FL...
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Delivery timeline--6600
9/17/2017  FRS 6600 ordered at SW Div. HAMCON 9/18/2017  Deposit paid by phone 3/2/2018  Email invoice received 3/2/2018  Invoice paid 3/...
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Is FRS catching up on orders?
Placed my order for 6600 on 27 Dec., paid my invoice and rig shipped today. Seems FRS is catching up quickly. :)
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IS there anyone out there?
Ok, I am new to all of this. But what I am involved in is downloading this software called RTL.SDR for the ability to pick up a certain f...
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SPE AMPS USA
I read in another forum that SPE AMPS USA is no longer in business (not answering phones or taking orders) but there is an excellent alte...
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Free Shipping?
Just received my invoice for the 6400! Flex charged - $32 (and change) for shipping. The website stated Free Shipping when I ordered. A...
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PowerGenius XL SO2R Filters
SO2R Filters. Usually ( at least for me ) one needs two sets of filters to operate SO2R. One to notch xmit signal on second receiver, and...
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New 43" display and lack of resolution.
So new display was added to the shack by Santa, but I'm lacking sharpness in my waterfall. Here are the specs: HDMI fed at 1920x1080 max ...
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SPE Expert Amp 1.3k FA QSK/QRQ
Anyone using the Expert 1.kk FA with high speed full break-in, and if so how well does it perform, where does it ( speed) fail to switch,...
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Unable to move or scale Smart SDR
Have mult monitor system ( 3 ) and unable to move, scale or close Smart SDR ( 1.11.12.446 ). Other software moves, closes and scales acro...
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error fpga fan speed
Is there a fix for this problem or do I have to send it in? I see others have had this problem. Don...w2xb running a flex 6500
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Fkex USB port or computer USB or RS-232 between Flex-6500 and Expert 1.3K-FA
Anyone using USB port and FTDI cable to connect and control 1.3K-FA? Have NOT attempted to construct 9 pin to 15 pin adapter cable just y...
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VOX ISSUES
After installing v.1.9.7 I noticed that VOX operation became erratic.  v1.9.9 was installed and the issue continues.  I have successfully...
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Squelch, If you want it click "LIKE" on this post
Please add All Mode Squelch to the 6000 series.
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