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CW in SmartSDR ?
Is there a way to configure a CW key to work on a laptop using SmartSDR ?  Is there anyway to work work CW using SmartSDR? 73 Bill 
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Tutorial Video: Using Full Duplex Mode to Monitor Transmit Audio During Adjustment
This is my first Audio/Visual Tutorial on the Flex-6000 Series I hope it is helpful. If you like it, I will make more on other subjects. ...
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European Assistance
Hey guys I have to tell this: I sent to Flex.de my 6500 to be repaired. Norbert fixed it in 1 (one) day even during the Christmas holiday...
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Bit cable
I got an FTDI C232HM-EDHSL-0 cable and I have two problems with 6500 , SSDR last version. 1 - It works very well as BCD, selecting Bit c...
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10 Mhz
I connected my 6500 to a gps receiver with 10Mhz output. I see the peak on 28 Mhz panadapter at 10 Mhz but how can I be sure that the 650...
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Anyone get SmartSDR V1.10 Serial Cable to work with ACOM 600S?
I have the new Flex USB serial cable connected to the RS232 connector on the back of the ACOM 600S. The Flex USB settings are set to CAT,...
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How to connect Flex-6700 directly to the amplifier ACOM-600S?
How to connect the control of Flex-6700 directly to the amplifier ACOM-600S. Does anyone have experience or idea how to connect these dev...
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Flex 6500 and Acom 600s
I tried with Ddutil, SmartSDR and Omnirig but I can't get communication between 6500 and Acom 600s through RS232. Quite sure it's a probl...
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Memories and Most Recently Used Frequency Utility
I have spent countless hours enjoying my Flex-6500. To improve my operating proficiency I have written a utility to track my most recentl...
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FLEX 1550 - 3000 + 2m transverter
I have a Yaesu 991 for VHF contesting, really a good radio on 2m, equivalent to a 275 Icom. I wish to improve using a transverter+sdr. I ...
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6500 power
The power meter on my 6500 shows a maximum of 85W. I checked with LS2K4 Wattmeter that is a little bit more accurate than a bird and tha ...
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Could/would class A be a popular option ?
Based on the exchanges in the recent thread about output power, I wonder how feasible it would be for FRS to introduce the option to run ...
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How to properly use WNB?
I cant seem to get the WNB working at all.  It has made little to no difference meanwhile my FTDX3000 can block this noise out like its n...
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transverter
http://transverters-store.com/144mhz.htm I'm thinking of ordering this tranverter. I'd like it to cover full 144-148 2M band. Vendor say...
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6500 vs Elad FDM Duo
I recently purchased a Flex 6500 an finally I had the time to read the manuals and make some benchmark to compare it with Elad Fdm Duo. T...
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Radiosport headset for Flex 6k? OEM or copy?
Guys, I like the look of the Radiosport headset so starting shopping around for one. I then stumbled on these on ebay for £74 instead ...
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Tutorial Video: A Tour of Transmit Profiles on my 6500
Here is a tour of several of my Transmit profiles, and why it is necessary to have several different ones, depending upon your purpose.  ...
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Your opinion on SW
Hi everyone, I' new here and I kindly ask your opinion as I just sold my FTDX-5000 in order to cross the bridge and use sdr technology. I...
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