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Photo of David Decoons wo2x
Customize RX filters (right click & configure)
Hi All,I was talking to the guys from Flex this weekend at the ARRL Centennial convention the subject was brought up about future ability...
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Photo of Gene - K3GC
Noise
For the past week I have been getting sporadic noise on 17 and 20 meters (20 The worst).  It lasts anywhere from a few minutes to an hour...
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Photo of Jeremy Gilbert KC1JZE
Why does the Flex 6600 need band preselectors?
I’m loving my 6600 - an incredible instrument! As I dig deeper and deeper into the documentation and try to learn the art of SDR signal ...
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Smartlink, N1MM+ and CW
I have several setup questions about using SmartLink with N1MM+ and CW in a contest.  Assume a Flex 6500 at a remote site with big ante...
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Photo of Rex K0KP
Give us a Choice with the S Meter
Flex S Meter - I'm sure there are many users that would appreciate the ability to have the S meter work as it does in a traditional analo...
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Photo of Tom W3FRG
Power Pole connectors
Each time I slide my 6600M forward a few inches the power Pole Connectors both fall out of their socket. They were inserted to their max,...
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Photo of Stan - VA7NF
Controls for the blind or visually busy user
In our radio club we have two blind operators.  One uses a screen reader (JAWS) that keys in on tags assigned to input boxes.  This quest...
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Photo of William Hemmingsen
Android App
I started working on a Android App to go alongside my CMD micro.  I wanted a few additional feature at hands reach without having to use ...
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Photo of Ed N5DG
Newbie question , Looks like I QRM second slice ?
I have slice A on 50,098 CW and slice B on 50.313 FT8 . When I tune or use the paddle on Slice A , I see spikes or interference on slice ...
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Photo of Roy Laufer
SmartSDR 2.3.7 - It's Deja Vu All Over again, and again...
We gotta stop meeting like this... Well, I didn't see any problems mentioned with 2.3.7, so I took it for "a spin"... Guess what? I ge...
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Photo of Ray DeVreugd
Using 2 Astron 25 Amp Power Supplys to Power 6700
Would like to use 2 25 amp Astron Power Supplies in parallel to power the 6700. I have noticed when running FT8 at about 80 watts with th...
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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 Stan - VA7NF
maestro slow response on panadapter zoom
V2.3.7 Maestro connected to 6600 via local 100bT (lightly loaded HP 24 port) switch.  It takes up to 10 seconds for multiple panadapter z...
  • Stan - VA7NF, 2 months ago

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Photo of Amlan - AI6XN
A conversation needed pre purchase
I am moving into Flex 6600M from being an avid ICOM 7610 user and I feel for people like us, the first time converts to flex,there should...
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Photo of Ken W6XB
No N1MM CWX local side tone
I am using SmartSDR V2.2.8 in conjunction with N1MM.  The Flex CWX works great with local CW side tone.  However, when using N1MM with th...
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Photo of Richard Adkins
Repeating spikes on 40m only at night.
At night I get these spike signals running across the 40m band. I feel like I should know what's causing it, but, I just don't know. Any ...
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Photo of Stan - VA7NF
Followup questions: Using N1MM+, Maestro, and 6x00
An optimum contesting arrangement is using N1MM+ for recorded messages (CW or Phone), a Maestro/Keyboard/Mouse/Paddle at the operating st...
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Photo of John G3WGV
Smart SDR panadapter vertical dB scale
I'm perplexed by the vertical dB scale on Smart SDR. Right now I'm tuned to a quiet part of 6m and the slice flag shows a signal level of...
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Photo of Al Dewey
One or Two Monitors for SO2R Contesting with 6600M?
As I wait for delivery of my 6600M next month, I am trying to decide whether I should configure my station for one (large) monitor or two...
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Photo of Marc Lalonde
Rack Mount 6600 / 6400 ?
Hi did flex plan to make Rack Mount for new radio ?
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