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Wellbrook Communications RX-only loop Excess Power Detected error
I am running a Flex 6400 with a 20m inverted-V dipole apex at ~20ft connected to ANT-1, and just recently have added a Wellbrook Communic...
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Does your Flex do this?
I know its poor quality video but you can see, look at the network signal meter lower right corner while I'm simply selecting and deselec...
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New Flex radios at Dayton this year
Anyone want to speculate on what new radio Flex will introduce this year? I’m betting on a replacement for the 6700.
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Latest PowerSDR version by KE9NS
Guys,If you run the Flex 1500, 3000 or 5000 then take a serious look at what Darrin KE9NS has been doing. A few weeks ago I suggested a c...
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White line in spectrum display area
There is a vertical white line at 3.743.6 Mhz on the spectrum display area. There are no filters turned on. Any ideas what this is?
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5000A not receiving, not transmitting
I'm helping with the disposal of some SK equipment, including 2 x 5000A.  Both connect OK with the PC but it seems that neither the trans...
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Flex 5000a options
Hi All, Am I correct in thinking that *ALL* 5000a were labelled on the rear panel with the fitted options, i.e. "RX2 installed" , "ATU i...
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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 Steven G1XOW
PowerSDR "no device found"
Hi All, Just picked up a used Flex 3000 for not too much money, but can't get it to see the radio as a device. Long time since I played ...
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Idea to improve the SWR and Power Scale readability.
Idea to improve the SWR and Power Scale readability. Maybe low priority but it seems like a simple change. Regards, Al / NN4ZZ
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Photo of Dale KB5VE
If you want the ability to fill in the pan display please come and show flex you want it. This is just those who want it.
As I understand it Flex responds to numbers. If a person doesn't want the fill in option then if it appears they just don't have to use i...
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New 43" display and lack of resolution.
So new display was added to the shack by Santa, but I'm lacking sharpness in my waterfall. Here are the specs: HDMI fed at 1920x1080 max ...
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Photo of Bruce Croskey
Auto selection of RX antenna
On 160 and 80 meters I use an RX ant in A port is there a way to set my 6700 so when I go to there bands I do not have to manually set th...
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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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Diagnostic software for flex
Hello guys, it's been a few weeks now that I have a lot of QRM and looking the panadapter is not clear if it is due to the high level of ...
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Windows 10 update #1709
Three separate occurrences of the very large Windows 10 Creators update #1709 breaks the DAX drivers. One system running v1 SmartSDR and ...
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Photo of Frank - DK7NC
I killed my FLEX-1500
In an act of utter lunacy I have briefly and accidently connected the antenna input of my Flex-1500 to my shack's 13.8V power source. As...
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Photo of Bob Brown - N8OB
Info on Solid State amp with outputs for HF and 6M (Affordable)
Looking for info on a Solid State amp for HF and 6M with 2 connectors for antennas   (Affordable)   I t seems that most newer radios have...
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ref: Unable to move or scale Smart SDR
Lewis and all, I reported this problem a long time ago. It can also happen on large monitors. Mine is a 43" 4K UHD screen and it does ex...
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FlexRadio and Apple OSx
I know this question has been asked several times before, but an update from the FlexRadio management would be helpful. The Windows oper...
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