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Multiple Nanostation routers. Getting a signal through
I live in a rural area and get my internet through multiple 5Ghz, Nanostation routers. Starts at a 100Gb fiber that feeds a Nanostation t...
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Flex 6xxx Fan Replacement
There has been great concern about fan failure and replacement in the fgpa fan speed thread.  That thread has gotten almost impossibly lo...
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Maestro VFO knob rotates "by itself"
Main VFO Knob rotates by itself downwards if set at about 3 o'clock and 9 o'clock. Is there an easy fix to this imbalance. (Maestro conne...
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OpenVPN with Asus RT-N66U router
Chris Tate has provided other thread(s) covering setup of a VPN using the PPTP protocol. I tried that method but it turns out that some o...
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Which Router...ASUS RT-N66U or P-LINK Archer C7 AC1750?
OK Computer Gurus... I am planning on upgrading my wireless router (Motorola NVG-510 provided by ATT Uverse) I want to stay below the $1...
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Power Genius XL Options?
Any options for the Power Genius XL? Rackmount, cover, etc
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ESD diode failure
Well I opened a help desk ticket today.  My flex 6500 has been spot on perfect for over a year.  Today during some antenna work I suddenl...
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Flex 6300 Mechanical Noise
My Flex 6300 makes this semi-periodic noise on receive from inside the case. I understand the fans run all the time. This almost sounds l...
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Transfer of ownership.
I am re-joining the Flex family after a few months.  I sold my 6500 way too far in anticipation of the new 6000 series devices. I have a...
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Squelch
What would it sound like if I could grab the bottom of the receiver slice and drag it above the noise floor?
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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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For sale - Flex 6500LE
This is the limited edition, so if I understand correctly, it's all set for a v2.x upgrade ($200 value). I've got it in a rack, so you'll...
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6500 discontinued
Why do I feel like I just got kicked in the teeth?  my shiny new (fairly new) 6500 is discontinued?  Do I have to upgrade to an 6600 or s...
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Is it just me feeling like this?
Is it just me? Contrary to the joy of FRS releasing nice new products, I feel like we’ve been dumped on from a great height. FRS h...
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FlexRadio Systems Announces New Models to the FLEX-6000 Line
FLEX-6400/FLEX-6400M and FLEX-6600/FLEX-6600M provide operators with new innovation options to FlexRadio’s leading SDR platform FlexRadio...
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This is interesting
Anyone else notice: FLEX-6400, FLEX-6400M in the SmartLink_Flyer.pdf file? 
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SmartSDR Updates & Time Line?
I know FRS does not announce in advance when software updates are coming but will SmartSDR be getting updates at a much faster rate going...
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Has anybody tried Remote via VPN?
Hi, as in picture: I do not remember ever having read anything on the forum about it. But I could be wrong.... 73 Beppe ik3vig
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PowerGenius XL Video
For those of you that might have missed it, here is a link to "Introducing POWER GENIUS XL". https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Y21oENK8-OE...
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The BatBeam Project
As I have met so many great amateur radio operators here on the Flex forum, I would like to put forth an idea for a software-defined ante...
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