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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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SSDR for Apple Watch?
I saw someone talking into his wrist and assumed he was on a phone call. When I got closer it was a 20m contact. I grabbed this pic and a...
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  • 7 replies
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Arduino Library and examples
Hello, while I am writing my homebrew Arduino Controller code, I realized that I could share the basic part of my code for Band Data an...
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  • 13 replies
  • Idea
Photo of Jon - KF2E
Who's trading up?
I've had my 6500 for a little over a year and a half and I never really thought about upgrading until today's announcement of the upgrade...
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  • Question
Photo of Steven Catani
Automating an external Antenna switch from smartsdr
Has anyone written an API to control an external antenna switch from smart SDR. It really would just need to switch a set of relays based...
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  • Question
Photo of Larry Loen  WO7R
Proposed Product for Flexradio or Third Party -- Expose Flexwire via Raspberry Pi
I would pay between 50 and 100 dollars for a clean implementation that would take the under-utilized Flexwire interface and expose it via...
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Magnetic Loop Controller
I built a transmitting magnetic loop several years ago.  I used an Arduino UNO with an ethernet shield to control the 25 turn vacuum vari...
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Apache Labs ANAN-200D a competitor?
How does this thing stack up to the Flex 6000 series?  A real competitor?  It uses the PowerSDR base though. https://apache-labs.com/al-...
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  • Question
Photo of Steven Cook
Smart Cat 1.6.17 Com port problems
Unable to create new com port and com port 4 has an error. Have uninstalled and Cat, Dax and SmartSDR 1.6.17 re booted pc and radio and ...
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SSDR 1.6 is on the Download page
My 6300 is updating now. On the air in minutes.
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Photo of Bob G   W1GLV
Is the polish dry?
Polish doesn't usually take long to dry.
  • 2 me toos
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  • Answered
Photo of Brent Parker
Tuning a MFJ Loop with a Flex
I'm in a high rise condo. I've tried various wire antenna, including a homebrew trapped dipole. I decided to try the MFJ 1788 (40-15) Ma...
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The DIY controller and a question for designers
Now that my controller is completed I am thinking about the best way to key the rig in remote mode. Probably my idea is stupid, but I am...
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  • 10 replies
  • Idea
Photo of Al / NN4ZZ
New iPad Pro (12.9 inch screen) confirmed today at the Apple Special Event
I just watched the Apple event live.  I'll be ordering the iPad Pro soon. 12.9 inch diagonal screen...10 hour battery....thin and same we...
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  • 6 replies
  • Question
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Windows 10 Makes Automatic Updates Mandatory for Home Users
I set my windows update to allow me to decide when to apply the updates, for instance, not immediately before field day or some contest ...
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Photo of Steve - KD8QWT
6300 stand
I created a 3D printed vertical stand for my 6300 a couple months ago when I first got the radio.  I just now got around to posting it on...
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Photo of Peter K1PGV
Suggestion/Note Regarding Flexlib Internal Sockets Code
(This is really a note to the FlexLib devs... I apologize in advance for the length of the post) I've been long anticipating a project t...
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Photo of KY6LA - Howard
Dayton 2015 Report - Unofficial
Still catching up with the world...as we flew back late yesterday and of course, XYL and I are now rushed out of our minds as we head o...
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Photo of Bill N3HQB
Maestro
I note that Maestro will have dedicated buttons for controlling the internal automatic antenna tuner. For those of us with the Flex 630...
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  • 5 replies
  • Idea
Photo of Ian - M0IAD
Physical computer-less head for flex
I had a 'reshuffle' on my desk the other day and ended up having my flex 6300 up and running before the PC that was connected to it. I us...
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  • Idea