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How do I setup N3FJP Contact Log with new Spots on Display Feature ??
How do I setup spot integration using N3JFP. N3JFP's Contest Log is already linked to the flex and follows the bands and frequencies ...
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Spot API timestamp
Hi All, I've been working on my own software to deal with logging and spots.  I installed 2.3.9 so I have the latest spot fixes. I'm se...
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PEN Heat sink replacement
What a classy company. My kit arrived on Friday and it took longer to remove the 14 Torx screws than the update took. I followed the inst...
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Flex stop shipping PGXL?
A US friend told me today he got a phone call from Flex that they stop shipping PGXL (he ordered before 1 1/2 year) Not good news if it'...
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Connect Flex 6600 to SBE expert 1.3k amp with 6600
Flex 6600 upgraded to latest SDR version without problems.  Trying to interface with my SBE Expert 1.3K  amplifier.  Connected FTDI USB S...
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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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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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CW Skimmer
What are the correct settings to get CW Skimmer version 2 working properly with DAX IQ?  Is it really necessary to use it in combination ...
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Photo of Ken - NM9P
Flex, Transverter, and Satellites!
This is going to cost me some money soon! After finishing up 8 Band DXCC and 9 Band WAS this month....i needed some else to do... So I ...
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Can FLEX solve the interface issues with Logging and Digital signal interface issues?
I love my 6500 running basic audio and not digital connections . I don't use my Ham radio often but when I do, I want to be able to use i...
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Transmitter RF getting into ethernet
I had a problem in the past using an antenna that resulted in enough CM to interrupt the ethernet communications with the Flex. I did two...
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Photo of Kent Olsen
Radio hang and lost connection after upgrade to SSDR 2.3.7
I upgraded to SSDR 2.3.7. I was reading something in a web browser when the 6500 lost connection. I reopened SSDR and there was no radio ...
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When will my new PowerGenius-XL \Ship? Track Yours Here!!
I thought I would start a thread where we can all track our order numbers and report back when one of us gets notification that theirs is...
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Photo of Larry Williamson
Upgrading to v2.xx------ Yes or No
Currently running the 6500 with version 1.11.12 I have be debating and whether to upgrade to v2.x for quite some time now but haven’t ...
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Photo of Tony Hateley
Liecence transfer
Have a 6500 and a 6300,the 6500 has v2 with smartlink connected to my maestro,is it possible to put v2 and smartlink on the 6300.thank you
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Photo of Ken - NM9P
Nine-Band WAS on the Flex-6500!
I finally did it!  9-Band WAS. I got #'49 & #50 on 10 Meters last week, I finally got #50 on 12 Meters (WV) this afternoon This gives ...
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Photo of Wayne
ios app
Ok so here we go ... I got the Smartsdr app from the app store for apple and downloaded and installed it on my 6 gen ipad. The app appare...
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Photo of Lee - N5LN
Flex 6500 Lost Live Waterfall on 20 Meters only. What did I do wrong here. How to get waterfall back?
On my Flex 6500 I've lost Live color Waterfall on 20 Meters only. Just a white screen with horizontal lines. This problem is not on othe...
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Photo of Dennis Terry
No Tune output on 40M Flex 6300. High SWR into a dummy load
I have a Flex 6300 without a built-in tuner and it will tune into a dummy load without any problems on all other bands except on 40M wher...
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Photo of Steve - K5FR
Connect Raspberry Pi to Flex 6K
I'm looking for some example code to connect a RPi 3B+ to my 6700 using either FlexLib or the Ethernet API. For the time being I want to ...
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