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Increasing the number of antenna ports in Power Genius
PG has only two antenna ports which is rather disappointing for an amplifier in this price range. Due to a high cost, I do not plan to bu...
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Interfacing a RapidM RM2 M110A modem to a 6500.
Has anyone interfaced a RapidM RM2 M110A modem to a 6500?
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Microsoft has stopped the 1809 update and warned not to install it manually
Quoting MS: "We have paused the rollout of the Windows 10 October 2018 Update (version 1809) for all users as we investigate isolated rep...
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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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Microphone Recommendation
I  recently purchased a Flex 6300 and I'm looking for recommendations from others as to the best microphone to use.  I have tried the Hei...
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FRStack user manual for newbie?
I should be receiving my first Flex 6x00 radio this week, and have started reading to learn. I came across the FRStack utility software, ...
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MARS Operations with SmartSDR
I have created a document for MARS operators that helps configure the MARS software for use with SmartSDR. If you are a MARS operator and...
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Photo of Glenn Depp
Does anyone know if the RapidM internal cards are capable to be used in the 6600 or 6400 radios?
Flex 6600 and RapidM
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Photo of David Salomon
MARS filters?
Question for Tim... Specifically, what changes were done to the pre-selector filters for the MARS mod.  Asking because there are numerou...
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Trade-in issues
I shipped my Flex 6500 to Texas as a trade in on Feb. 5th, 2018. It arrived at Flex Feb. 8th, 2018. The Help Desk Ticket showed it's ...
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6400 vs 6500
Hello all, newbie here.  I am interested in the 6400 and have seen the specs on the Flex website.  I see that there was a previous model,...
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Best State of the Art Remote Rotator Controller
A group of us have placed a 6500 in our "club" room. It has a 3 El Yagi, with a 40 m dipole and a very old rotator. The controller is the...
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Which Router...ASUS RT-N66U or P-LINK Archer C7 AC1750?
OK Computer Gurus... I am planning on upgrading my wireless router (Motorola NVG-510 provided by ATT Uverse) I want to stay below the $1...
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key out on Flex 6500 to Elecraft KPA1500?
I have a new Elecraft KPA1500 Amp. On a non-Elecraft rig it is keyed by Key out such as on a K3 without the ACC cable. Which port on the ...
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Flex 6500 with SCS DR-7400 Pactor.
Thanks for your help on my earlier post, I have the SCS on the ACC port with the SCS cable, Now transmitting at a reasonable level In RMS...
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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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Phone (cell) patch
With the recent disasters, I am thinking of adding phone patch capabilities to the shack. The problem is that I no longer have a wired la...
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SmartSDR CAT on SmartLink
Supposedly, SmartSDR CAT works on SmartLink. But not for me. When I am on my home LAN, everything works -- SmartSDR CAT shows "Radio Conn...
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Best indoor TX antenna?
To make a long story shorter, I recently moved from a house to a townhome (probably for the next year or so till I find a new house).  I ...
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Why would one want a GPSDO in their rig?
I am going to order a 6600 very soon and noted the GPSDO option on the order page. Why would one want this option? I operate 160-6 and do...
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