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Anyone had their router hacked?
Was checking my remote site router today and found changes to the language (changed to korean), ddns, etc. Changed everything back. Route...
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Does Flex have a new 6700 coming soon?
I notice that on the Flex web site that they have reduced the price of a new 6700 by $1000.00. Does this mean there is a new model to rep...
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Are the Flex 6000 series transmitters rated for 100% duty cycle operation?
After reading the published specs that I can find and searching the "Community" I can't find a solid, official, straight forward answer t...
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Feature Enhancement Request - Static IP Addresses
I have created DHCP reservations for my radio and front panel IP's in my router.  However, it would be nice to be able to assign a static...
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High Cut indicator
This morning I had 3 slices open and noticed that Slice A had a fluctuating power output for FT8 on any band. I confirmed this with DDUti...
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Losing Maestro audio stream
I like to operate my 6500 with Maestro and a Win10 PC running DAX/CAT for logging (log4om), WSJT-X, and Fldigi.  Mostly this works, but l...
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Intermittent drop of power output
Flex6500, Maestro, Windows 10, SSDR 2.3.9  I am experiencing an intermittent random drop of RF power output whilst transmitting on CW. (p...
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maestro cw monitor distortion
I'm running Maestro and a 6500 on 1.7.32.15.  I find that the CW monitor note is rather distorted, using either the internal speaker or h...
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SSB Audio Oddity
Newbie with a 6400, playing the audio through my PC speakers over the LAN.  The SSB audio quality has a peculiarity that I find difficult...
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Safe TX PA Temperature?
What is the safe operating temperature of the TX PA? I realize that the overall rig operating range is up to 50 degrees C. But does the D...
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Multiple Nanostation routers. Getting a signal through
I live in a rural area and get my internet through multiple 5Ghz, Nanostation routers. Starts at a 100Gb fiber that feeds a Nanostation t...
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Has anyone besides me had problems with GPSDO under 2.3.7?
If I revert back to 2.2.8 it comes right up and locks.  Under 2.3.7 I see it losing satellites until it quits.  Under 2.2.8 it does not s...
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To Mesh or not to Mesh; that is the question
Greetings, The setup is a 6500 in a closet that has AC power only. How to enable WiFi access to it? Currently using an old WiFi router...
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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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GPSDO Failure?
Hello--I have a Flex 6600, v2.28,  I took delivery of in early February with GPSDO installed by Flex before it was shipped.  It has worke...
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Linksys E3000 Bufferbloat
My Linksys E3000 router has bufferbloat.  Testing at - http://www.dslreports.com/faq/toolquestion/2_Speed_Test#17930 gave my router a b...
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GPSDO Not Detected by SmartSDR
I just installed a DOGPS module in a reconditioned Flex 6500 just purchased from the factory.  I'm using the latest SSDR -- 2.2.8.  The D...
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AM characteristics on SSB
When watching the spectrum display on my 6700 I've noticed that most SSB signals show their side band signals on the proper side of the s...
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Anyone using Flex GPSDO as time server? As a waveform?
The GPSDO option in my 6500 is a full function GPS receiver, delivering latitude, longitude, altitude, speed, and 10 MHz reference freque...
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Big little shack computer
Running SSDR on a mini Intel NUC kit. Integrates nicely on the desk.  Blog post.  
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