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Newbie to Flex-1500 - No RX...
Just bought a second hand Flex-1500 but I don't have any RX at all... "PA" is of course selected in "Antenna" but what other(s) parameter...
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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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6600 vs FT5000 Receive audio
Hello, I would like to get some help with receive audio setup. I used to yaesu audio and while I am not trying to match audio, I found au...
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No radio available
Just sharing a day in the life of a Flex owner.  OK reading some of the post about the DJ controller.  I have had one for a couple of ye...
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SmartSDR with either MARS ALE or Ham ALE.
Does anyone have the setup for SmartSDR with either MARS ALE or Ham ALE. I have the Flex 6700 scanning, but it does not key the rig nor...
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6500 Delay in FT8
I recently bought a used 6500.  I am seeing 0.3 seconds delay on every FT8 signal.  My test setup: Kenwood TS590, Win 7 PC, V1.9 of WSJT-...
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Are you new to 1500 watts power?
I wanted to share a story especially if you are about to run some real 'full' power. On my home station, my 6M beam is on the roof on a ...
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Photo of Larry Williamson
Upgrading to v2.xx------ Yes or No
Currently running the 6500 with version 1.11.12 I have be debating and whether to upgrade to v2.x for quite some time now but haven’t ...
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Does Flex still have an Tech Support phone line?
Does Flex have a Tech Support phone line or are they exclusively using email Trouble Tickets now? 
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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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Mobile operation for hearing impaired user 6600?
Because of my challenged hearing loss, I benefit hugely from DSP/High Sensitivity/Noise Reduction algorithms. I am interested in connecti...
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Looking for AMP suggestions for my 6600M I just ordered
I am wondering what AMPs people are using with their 6600M. I just ordered mine at the Yuma Hamfest, will get it in 6-8 weeks so I have...
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remote via rf link instead of internet
Anyone remote via rf link instead of internet.  I need to remote about 2 miles too far for wifi.  Or how about a cellphone with unlimited...
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Flex 6700 scanning
I have flex 6700 with V1.11.12.  The radio has been working fine.  I just now sat down at the radio and it is scanning.  I can change ste...
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WPX fun
Hi all, Not a big contester but I have been working on my CW so this was a chance to go and get fast. I managed with only about 5 hours...
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Photo of Terry T
New comcast Modem is it a problem TC8305C
Comcast want to update my modem ( it works great ) with the new TC8305C. Is anyone using this one or is it a problem with the 6000 series...
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arrl grid square contest
I was wondering if anyone is actively chasing the arrl grid grid squares?  Thanks Roger  
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Photo of Matt NQ6N
SmartSDR performance on $120 "Intel Stick" PC
I had been trying to figure out a good low-end PC to set up in my remote location. I ordered an "Intel Stick CS125" PC which cost $120 (i...
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Headset for iOS use?
Which wired headset to use for best xmt audio when using iOS to control flex?
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I want it now
Fulfilling orders well into October 2017, glad to see they are catching up and also paying attention to our little country in the north. ...
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