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Photo of Michael Walker
A cost effective Web Relay control
I wanted to share a 4 port cost effective Web Relay Switch.  This is a subset of the one I use on my remote base (I use 16 relays).  Whil...
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Photo of Jerry Wilk
Flex hatred by other amateur radio operators
When you mention you are using a Flex radio most non Flex owning hams are supportive or neutral.  But a few hams get really angry like yo...
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Photo of Gary Schulz
SmartSDR Purchase?
I am very sorry if this question sounds completely dumb and if it offends anyone, but I have been away from this hobby for an extended ti...
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Photo of Scott Russell - N1SER
Selected Band Button Fill Color
Colorize the selected band button as a visual reminder when going into the Band menu on the left side bar. Colorize the button when chang...
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Photo of Al Reeves
FT8 setup with Flex 6300
I have my Flex 6300 setup with the latest version of Ham Radio Deluxe (HRD) to operate and log digital modes (PSK, RTTY etc.).  The setup...
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Photo of John - K3MA
SmartSDR V2 Display Not Working
See the photo of the Maestro screen.  Last week we had Comcast connect a cable internet service to replace the slow AT&T DSL service.  Wi...
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Photo of David Holmgren
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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Photo of Michael Walker
Introduction to the Maestro - Youtube video
This is for some of our newer operators. Mike va3mw https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oT632iL5L3E&feature=youtu.be
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Photo of Stan - VA7NF
maestro needs a power LED
There is a significant delay between pressing the power button, mainly to turn it on but also on power off, such that the user does not k...
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Photo of Bill English
Slice Master issue
Well I got VE7CC working with Slice Master, but I notice a little quirk with it. Today when listening to FT8 I noticed a tiny breaks in t...
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Photo of John G3WGV
Zoom to band
The new Zoom to band feature is interesting but I suggest that really needs a bit more development to be truly useful. Most folks aren'...
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Photo of Mark - WS7M
Feature Request - SmartLink guest login and radio controls and/or info
Now that SmartLink is out, most of us are playing with it and quite frankly I'm anxious to share and share alike with other Flex owners. ...
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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 Sergey Abrikosov
Maestro resolution
I am planning to order 6600 pretty soon and just wonder about Maestro resolution. Maestro has 1280 x 800 resolution, while Flex "M" versi...
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Photo of Steven Linley
Maestro Battery options
The Polanfo Q5 12000mAh works very well. It is no longer available. The Polanfo M20000 has even better spec's but is 3-4x in price at $...
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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 George  N1GB
Looking for power supply recommendations
I am looking for recommendations for a power supply for my (soon to be) Flex 6400.
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Photo of Wayne
what os flexes special hamvention prices?
A major ham outlet has the icom 7610 for $3100 as a hamvention special thats a $500 discount from initial pricing so what is flexes speci...
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Photo of Dennis Little
Any updates coming anytime soon?
I heard there was possibly a new update coming soon! Anyone else hear this? If so what improvements are there? 
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Photo of K3SF
DPSDR + macloggerDX (MLDX) + 6600M = 4slice with spots on panafall
Well being a Mac enthusiast and loving my flex 6600M decided to show what 4 slices on 4 different bands with mldx and dpsdr looks like. O...
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