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WWV shutdown annonunced
So WWV is ending service but a feature of the new rigs and firmware/software is accurate freq calibration. So is flex going to provide an...
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Legal Limit Solid State Amp - SPE 2K-FA, KPA-1500 or ??
Looking at solid state legal limit amps with integrated tuner for use with 6700. The SPE 2K-FA and recently introduced Elecraft KPA-1500 ...
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Photo of K2CB Eric Dobrowansky
Maestro & FHM-2 mic issue
My friend just received his new 6400 and Maestro from FRS. He also purchased the 8-pin modular mic cord so he could use the FHM-2 sup...
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6600M - A checklist for setting up SSB & RTTY?
Flex 6600M friends--I am a 99.9% CW operator; however, I want to set up my 6600M for all appropriate modes, most specifically, SSB and RT...
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Antlion ModMic 4.0 mic profile
Is anyone using an Antlion ModMic 4.0 with your Flex?  Specifically a 6600?  I know every voice is different, but if you are using this m...
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FTDI USB-Serial adapter question
I do not think it is Flex related question, but decided to ask here anyway.I have several FTDI adapters and used them without any issue l...
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Band pass filter recommendations
Hi all, I'm looking for some recommendations on good band pass filters for multiple transmitter ops.  Some local hams and I are going to...
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Yamaha CM500 hookup to 6600?
Need to connect a Yamaha CM500 headset mic to the rear panel of a 6600 (non-M). With my CM500 (no pinout diagram or mini-manual included)...
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Why does the Flex 6600 need band preselectors?
I’m loving my 6600 - an incredible instrument! As I dig deeper and deeper into the documentation and try to learn the art of SDR signal ...
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6600 Fan - Disappointed
Ok, so I sent my 6600 in for the PEN update.When it came back it rebooted continuously.  After looking inside I could hear the fan runnin...
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Photo of Michael Walker
6000 Series Profiles
If you are starting to play with Profiles and would like some details,  this document like help you out.http://www.flexradio.com/download...
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Photo of Rex K0KP
Give us a Choice with the S Meter
Flex S Meter - I'm sure there are many users that would appreciate the ability to have the S meter work as it does in a traditional analo...
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Power Pole connectors
Each time I slide my 6600M forward a few inches the power Pole Connectors both fall out of their socket. They were inserted to their max,...
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Quality Microphone Audio
I think most people are lured into a Flex based upon how great they sound on the air.  I was in that camp so when I couldn't get mine to ...
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How loud is the 6600?
Hello, being a Flex-6500 user, I'ld like to upgrade for a 6600 BUT before I do this, I'ld like to know about the fan-noise from the 6600....
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Power Genius XL Amplifier Noise
Below I have copied with permission some information on the cooling of the RF-Kit 2K+ amplifier.  It uses a pair of LDmos finals and prod...
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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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Buffer/Slave relay for keying
I want to use this simple circuit as a buffer/slave relay to key my RF amplifier from the Flex 6300. I have used this many time before on...
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6600 Keeps Rebooting, Endless Cycle. Any Ideas?
Friday night my Flex-6600 started rebooting itself. About every 60 seconds to a couple of minutes. I thought it might be computer relate...
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TX 1 2 3 not working
OK just got the Flex 6700 back from fan repair...thanks for that...but TX1 2 3 are not keying my amp.  They are enabled.  What am I missi...
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