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Photo of Martin Ewing AA6E
maestro cw monitor distortion
I'm running Maestro and a 6500 on 1.7.32.15.  I find that the CW monitor note is rather distorted, using either the internal speaker or h...
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6600 Mic and Headset questions to add to my Invoice
Hello I've received my 6600 invoice, and some options I could add....so I have been wonder Microphone cable: Have a Heil Sound PR40 an...
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Bodnar GPS disciplined oscillator
With so much discussion about GPSDO's, and the recent article in QST, I was wondering if the under $300 Bodnar GPS Disciplined Oscillator...
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Maestro DEXP Greyed Out
I've noticed DEXP is greyed out / not available on my Maestro for M-MIC1, M-MIC2, M-LINE but available R-MIC, R-BAL and R-ACC??  The manu...
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Flex 6800/6800M
Given FRS' ability to rapidly design and produce new hardware product, I have to believe that by next year's Visalia or Dayton Hamvention...
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I can't belive: "This conversation is no longer open for comments or replies."
Critics are bad if they are only negative, this is a concept I can understand but I have never seen a company react like this: close a di...
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Photo of K2CB Eric Dobrowansky
Flex-6300 value?
I am considering taking a trade-in on a Flex 6300 towards some higher value HF gear I currently have for sale. The 6300 is about three ...
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6600M Front Panel
Noticed on the specs page the 6600M can have 4 slice receivers at a time. I take it only 2 are available at a time on the front panel. Ca...
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USB adapter Prolific vs. FTDI chip set?
This is a heads-up comment about problem USB to Serial adapter brands....  I have been running my 6500 and DDUtil for over a year now and...
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Part 2: Raspberry Pi SoftEther Bridge Setup for Maestro Remote Access to your Flex 6000 Radio
In Part 2, I am completing the configuration of a second Raspberry Pi for Maestro remote access.  I do make a few mistakes and have to co...
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Photo of Simon Lewis
Experiences and Ideas - Building a small form PC for dedicated Flex use as part of a new shack design
I am currently building a new house after buying some land last year to move us further away from Christchurch which is experiencing a sh...
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Photo of Cal Spreitzer
Issue with Maestro v1.8 (Part II)
A big thanks to Flex for their top notch customer support!  My help desk ticket for my DOU (Dead on Upgrade) Maestro now shows solved.  A...
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Photo of Steve - N5AC
WiFi Requirements and Performance with Maestro
We've been receiving some questions about WiFi networks and Maestro so I want to explain some of the requirements for Maestro.  Most of t...
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Photo of Simon Lewis
maestro battery charging time?
I've just aquired two Mogix batteries ahead of Maestro arriving - I might have missed it but was the charge rate from Maestro given?   if...
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Photo of Richard Knack
sdr-1000 and Ukrainian 2-meter transverter?
I want to add 2-meters capability to my Flex 1000..., but the DEMI 144-28 transverter is EXPENSIVE. I found a transverter board from the ...
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Photo of David Warnberg
Amp Suggestions
I have a FLEX-6500, 43' vertical, looking to possibly add and AMP this year.  This will be my first amplifier so excuse all the questions...
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Photo of Lewis Cheek
maestro delivery
Anyone receive Maestro recently, and if so when was order placed? Received notice to pay invoice a week ago, nothing since from  FRS. J...
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Photo of Paul Bradbeer
Maestro receiver bandwidth selection...another observation
Again...pretty sure I'm not operating this wrong, but there's another thing about the bandwidth selection in Maestro which seems 'wrong' ...
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Photo of Steve (N9SKM)
Maestro booted to windos. Then things got wierd.
So the maestro booted to the windows lock screen. Then I saw the camera icon and being curious I clicked it expecting a black screen to ...
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Photo of Steve K9ZW
Fan Filter Recommendations and Any Chance of a Filter Retrofit Kit?
What are recommendations for Fan Filters and will there be a Filter-Kit? Intending to put my radio into a rack, and have always prefer...
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