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Zoom to Segement
So what exactly is this zoom to segment supposed to do???
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Photo of Steven G1XOW
Anyone selling a 6500?
A friend just called asking if I would be selling one of my 6500. I told him they both got sold many months ago. Anyway, turns out he ha...
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Photo of Rich McCabe
Product Enhancements (PEN)
So have to wonder how big of a deal the "Preamp RMDR" enhancement is? I should send the thing back and get that done but I am considerin...
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Anyone having problems with IOS app after update?
After IOS update 11.3.1 my IOS app will not connect outside of my network.  Is anyone having similar issues?
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Photo of Tim Blank
Tx designation not persisted/restored when changing bands
Let's say I have two slices defined on 40m, slice-B marked as TX. Now I change bands to 80m and then come to 40m, Smartsdr remembers I h...
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Photo of Delbert McCord
6400 Missing Front Mic Connector
I just received my 6400 today. But had to put it back in the box and wait for a 23.99 cable (plus 11.88 shipping) so Flex could save a co...
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Photo of Eric Macauley
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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Photo of Tom W3FRG
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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Photo of Jeff - G4IUA
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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Photo of Steven G1XOW
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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Photo of Rory - N6OIL
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 AH0U
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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Photo of Stefano - W2WTZ
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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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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Photo of Peter Bentley
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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Photo of Bill  /  VA3QB
Remote Antenna Switch
I have an Ameritron RCS-8V Remote Coax Switch. Now that the Flex can output from the USB ports, I would like to use some sort of USB rela...
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Photo of Bob Gerzoff, WK2Y
Is there a way to change the 6500's ip address without running SmartSDR?
I had a fixed IP address assigned to my Flex 6500 that was going to one router in my two router daisy chain.  I was having an issue where...
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Very strange noise over the entire HF spectrum...
While exploring the HF bands I found today a very strange noise pattern coming from NE direction over the entire HF spectrum....it is pec...
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