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Photo of Rick - W5FCX
Legal Limit Solid State Amp - SPE 2K-FA, KPA-1500 or ??
Looking at solid state legal limit amps with integrated tuner for use with 6700. The SPE 2K-FA and recently introduced Elecraft KPA-1500 ...
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SmartLink service needs to be more robust
I can see that there are a quite a number of posts and with that occasions when the SmartLink Service has been down for remote action.If ...
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Photo of Mark WS7M
Band pass filter recommendations
Hi all, I'm looking for some recommendations on good band pass filters for multiple transmitter ops.  Some local hams and I are going to...
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Photo of Neil   N4FN
Fixed level audio output
I am looking for a source of fixed level audio out the back of my 6400. Searched the community and found no references. My backup Yaesu d...
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Photo of Sergey, R5AU
WW Transceiver survey
i guess will be interesting to take a part of https://dx-world.net/worldwide-transceiver-survey/
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Photo of Jeremy Gilbert KC1JZE
Why does the Flex 6600 need band preselectors?
I’m loving my 6600 - an incredible instrument! As I dig deeper and deeper into the documentation and try to learn the art of SDR signal ...
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Photo of Andy - KU7T
Smartlink and paddle CW?
Hi, I am proud owner of a 6600M (no extra Maestro) and love it. Got N1MM+ all integrated and started to play with SO2R as well. So far so...
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Photo of Gerald - K5SDR
Official Position on Adaptive Predistortion
Periodically the topic of Adaptive Predistortion comes up for discussion on this community.  Our team has been consistent in our position...
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Photo of HCampbell  WB4IVF
Why I chose Power Genius XL & First Impressions
 I just replied to a question I received about my impressions of the PG XL.  Thought I’d share my thoughts with the group so below are ...
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Photo of Rex K0KP
Give us a Choice with the S Meter
Flex S Meter - I'm sure there are many users that would appreciate the ability to have the S meter work as it does in a traditional analo...
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Photo of Larry Benoit
Competitive comparison
Pending arrival of the new 6000 series transceivers, I performed a preliminary competitive comparison of the “K3S Contester and DXer” p...
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Photo of Jeff-W7NEE
Your Antenna Choice for Multi Receive.....
I am curious what antenna system you are using to take advantage of the Flex SmartSDR's Multiple SCU and Slices. I have a 6600 on order a...
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Photo of Duane  N9DG
AGC-T - Backing off to reduce noise vs. advancing to hear noise
All of the below assumes that the proper level of pre-amplification was previously set to reach the band’s noise level. But not too much ...
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Photo of Andrew Thall
Make a Linux compatible version of SmartSDR
A version of SmartSDR compatible with Linux would be welcome.  It would avoid all the problems with Windows updates and would be much mor...
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Using Using a Flex 6500 to Help Align Home Brewed Filters
Hi, no doubt many others have done this but it only just occurred to me. I have been impressed with how easy it is to align the frequen...
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Photo of Ray DeVreugd
Using 2 Astron 25 Amp Power Supplys to Power 6700
Would like to use 2 25 amp Astron Power Supplies in parallel to power the 6700. I have noticed when running FT8 at about 80 watts with th...
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Photo of Jeffrey Kerber, N3VE
Power Genius shipping delayed again!
Thank you to all of our loyal FlexRadio customers (Flexers) who have been so patiently waiting for the Power Genius XL (PGXL) amplifier...
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Photo of Burt Fisher
I tried Smartlink for the first time
I sat in front of a local supermarket with my laptop and connected to their WIFI, I was asked by Smartlink if I wanted to "Connect" or us...
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Photo of Chris DL5NAM
Flex stop shipping PGXL?
A US friend told me today he got a phone call from Flex that they stop shipping PGXL (he ordered before 1 1/2 year) Not good news if it'...
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Photo of Tom Teague
Heatsinks are falling off in 6400 and 6600 models.
As part of the Product Enhancement Notification (PEN) or Recall.  If you want to know where to look to see if both of your heatsinks are ...
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