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Photo of Neal Pollack, N6YFM
Share: What's Your Battery Pack?
Since the Flex list of Maestro battery packs is short and contains some that no longer are available, I thought we should build a current...
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Photo of Gene - K3GC
Sending CQ and/or CQDX with FT8
I JUst got FT8 setup (6500)  and am having a ball.  My problem is that nowhere can I find how to send a CQ or a CQDX. I am sure it is sim...
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Photo of Gerald Schumacher
Unable to key the 6600M using the Maestro,have the correct mic selected am able to uise the atu. using latest software
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Photo of Neil   N4FN
Palstar LA-1K and ACOM 1200S
I am wondering if there are any Flex users using either of the two solid state amps I am considering and what they like/dislike about the...
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Photo of Neal - K3NC
Most Common Fix for DAX Driver errors in Windows Spring Update (1803) (You can do this!)
As we continue to see high ticket rates related to the Windows Spring Update (often referred to as 1803), we can better recommend actions...
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Photo of Fred  W9TB
6600M Start Up Problem
660M will not start up several times sense May 4 Gets to meters and  stops. I put in help desk ticket 3 days ago and still waiting for so...
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Photo of Neil   N4FN
1803 update
Not only did this 1803 mess created by "Winders" create issues with FLEX, but I found that Team Viewer, WSJT-X no longer worked and had t...
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Photo of Neil   N4FN
1803 update procedure
Thanks to Tim Ellison's excellent procedure the update went smooth as silk on my 6400. I must admit I had my fingers, toes and whatever c...
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Photo of Bob Gerzoff, WK2Y
How close do you need to be to a desk mike?
I am thinking of getting one of the new Inrad desk microphones, but I am wondering if having it mounted on the desk would mean I need to ...
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Photo of Roger J. Buffington
Using Linear Amp with Flex 6400M
I have ordered a Flex 6400M and been reading the manual to get things ready for when it arrives.  I am trying to figure out which RCA con...
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Photo of John - K3MA
Flex Do you know you customer metrics?
Other have expressed that reaching Flex is at time problematic.  I have also experienced the issues. May I suggest if Flex does not have...
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Photo of Roger J. Buffington
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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Photo of Spencer Borden
FHM-2 developed hum with PTT
I have had the 6600 with FHM-2 for a week.  Yesterday a hum appeared using the FHM-2.  This hum shows up on the spectral display, is prop...
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Photo of Neil   N4FN
Multiple mics with a 6400
Being in the Atlanta area we are fortunate to have two great mentors W4AX and AE4CW who have been great help to a new FLEX owner (me). Ho...
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Photo of Dale KB5VE
Gauge of wire on power cable of the 6xxxx radios
What is the wire gauge on the Flex 6500 power cord?
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Photo of Neil   N4FN
Flex service is awesome
Spoke to Mike Walker on Wednesday about a item I wanted and he made a further additional  item suggestion for me. Order placed and delive...
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Photo of Neil   N4FN
FHM-2
Amazing and awesome is the best description of my new 6400, and learning what I could absorb from my friend Chuck AE4CW. Found out two th...
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Photo of Rick- K2RB
Recall on Amazon Power Pack
Amazon has recalled battery pack that I use and many others might be using in their Maestro.  As a precaution they asked to stop using th...
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SmartSDR Software Users Guide with Bookmarks
Hello All - For some time I have tried to read the SmartSDR User Guide but found it hard to skim thru the pages to find the topic or ente...
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Photo of Neil   N4FN
Customer service is an "Art Form" at FLEX thanks to folks like Tim Ellison W4TME
The only way describe customer service is "awesome" Neil   N4FN
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