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Photo of Tim - W4TME
Where is the best place to locate the GPS antenna?
A GPS antenna needs to have a good view of the sky in order to obtain a satellite signal lock. Ideally, a full 360 degree obstructed view...
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Succesful 6000 Power On/Standby Control on the Lan Solution with WeMo
Applying the open collector voltage as Steve N5AC advised then a small relay means an iOS or Android app with a Belkin "WeMo" IP switch &...
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Photo of Ken - NM9P
Replacement computer ATX power supply
I am thinking of upgrading my video card, which will also require replacing my computer's ATX power supply for a higher wattage unit with...
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PowerGenius XL Amplifier Question
Will the PowerGenius XL amplifier work with a FLEX-6700 on MARS frequencies in the USA?  The FLEX-6700 is unlocked for MARS operation.
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Anyone using a Wellbrook ALA1530S+ with a 6300?
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Single Point of Failure Remote
I have been REMOTING from my son's winery in Northern California this Week. When I went to try SmartSDR for iOS v1.0.2 yesterday I could...
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Preventing Windows 10 Updates
Although its probably bad timing to discuss this during the weekend that the Wannacry ransomware attack was unleashed, taking advantage o...
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Which speaker for 6000 series do you use???
Just wondering what others recommend for a good amplified speaker to use with the 6300. Would rather not use those those cheapo stereo co...
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Update to 1.10.16 fails. Tried the instructions in the release notes and now my radio is a BRICK
I read the release notes before I tried to update the radio from 1.9.13 to 1.10.16 and saw the instructions about what to do "on rare occ...
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PowerGeniusXL
OK i'll start then, nearly $7000 OMG, had it been anyway near the competition, my $1000 dollars would have been sat in the FRS account al...
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Use of BEKO LPD ampflieres with the 6700?
any one here in the Group is using a BEKO 2 meter LPD amp with your 6700 and is the 6700 working fine with it. I heard thru the Grape vin...
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DEMI 2MLDPA and 6700
Wa t to order the new DEMI rig for my 6700 for some EME work... Any suggestions as to ordering with split or common feed line??? Any comm...
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How to VPN for iOS?
Has anyone posted a 'how to' on how to setup a VPN at home to use the iOS SmartSDR app away from home? I searched but didn't find anything.
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Out of Band Antenna Tuning
Add the ability to manually adjust the internal tuner, a slider for inductance, and a slider for capacitance, to tune for best signal whe...
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Photo of Steve - N5AC
Issue with Maestro v1.8 Update
We have had several customers who have upgraded to v1.8 of Maestro software have a failure after the upgrade which indicates that one of ...
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nickriale@icloud.com
I'm wondering why the 6700 at the price point it is at the power level output for 2m is not on par with all the other radios that offer 2...
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Amp Suggestions
I have a FLEX-6500, 43' vertical, looking to possibly add and AMP this year.  This will be my first amplifier so excuse all the questions...
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GPSDO module
I got my GPSDO module in the other day and installed it (very easy install by the way) and set everything up.  Took quite a while for the...
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BOSE A20
Has anyone used the Bose A20 headset with the Flex.  It is available with either Electret or Dynamic mic.  You can get both and swap them...
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Photo of Reg
DEMI 2MLDPA-75 2 Meter Amp/Preamp for the FLEX-6700 FOR SALE
I normally wouldn’t consider advertising an item for sale on the FLEX Community but this item is special.  It is the Down East Microwave...
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