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DAYTON/XENIA 2017 - Problems Solved - O.T. Humor
My friend Ben N6MUF.. a fellow International Hamfest Junkie wrote the following: Everyone was a bit upset by the news that the Dayt...
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Photo of Keith Schlottman
SteppIR Transceiver Interface with 6500 - DDUtil Mandatory?
I'm a bit confused about how to interface a SteppIR controller to a Flex 6500.  SteppIR sells a "Transceiver Interface" and cable to conn...
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Photo of Michael Coslo
Back in operation
My Flex is back in operation after  being borked by the Windows 10 Anniverary update. Whatever dislike I have of Windows 10, it does not ...
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Photo of Stefano - W2WTZ
6500 power
The power meter on my 6500 shows a maximum of 85W. I checked with LS2K4 Wattmeter that is a little bit more accurate than a bird and tha ...
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Voltage read out
When you do the three clicks on the left button and one on the right followed by pushing OK on the panel of the 6700 you get all the volt...
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Photo of Paul Burton
SSDR V 1.8.3 Update Problem
I have a Flex 6300 and have been running SSDR 1.6.21 successfully for many months, and am able to drive my amp to full power.  I decided ...
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Photo of Dave - WB5NHL
Timing of Ref Power measurement
I too am having problems with the Power Foldback. My Flex 6500 is driving an ALS-600 linear amplifier. I have the TX Delay set for 20 ms ...
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Photo of Steven G1XOW
will not tx after out of band
Hi, F6300, v1.8.30 with N1MM+, DDUTIL Working in the IARU contest this weekend, a couple of times accidentally clicked on 40m spots abov...
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Photo of Nick
Skip 1.8 if we don't use Maestro?
Should we upgrade to 1.8 if we use a PC?  From the description it sounds like the s/w was just for Maestro.  If we don't intend to use Ma...
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Icom 7300 manual
If anybody has the Icom 7300, I would be grateful if they could email me the full manual from the CD as only the basic one is available o...
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Photo of DrTeeth
Ferrite cores
Is it pointless or a good idea to use ferrite cores on the earthing wires in the shack? Thanks in advance.
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Photo of John K6VFR
How do you find that you are using the Maestro?
Are you incorporating it in your station as a familiar knob radio, strictly using it as a remote, or still trying to figure it out? I'll...
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Photo of WW1SS - Steve
Audio Scope
Is there any future plans to enhance the Smart SDR with an audio scope like there is on the Icom 7300 and TS 990? Can it even be done??
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Photo of Robert AA6UP
Sensitivity on one slice depends on which band oposite slice is on
I am running SSDR v1.7.30 on a Flex 6300. I just thought we were going through a bad period in the current sunspot cycle. No matter whi...
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Too Much Space Between Letters Using CWX
When using CWX for sending CW, there is too much space (time) between letters sent by CWX. What is the fix? (using a 6500 running 1.7.30)...
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Photo of Andrew O'Brien
The "SDR" part of the Icom 7300 compared with Flex ?
I read the previous threads about an Icom 7300 verus Flex Signature series radios.  Most of the comments were subjective comments and som...
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Photo of Paul Bradbeer
Maestro receiver bandwidth selection
As far as I can see, Rx bandwidth type (high/low or shift/width) persists between CW and SSB modes. For me, and i suspect many others, t...
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Photo of Dave - WB5NHL
heil pro 7 electret microphone
Is anyone using a Heil Pro 7 with the electret element and the Flex 6500. I am using the AD-1-Y cable and turned on bias. I get no microp...
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Photo of Mark Griffin
Maestro Questions
I just have a couple question relating to the Maestro. 1. Does the Maestro only allow you to operate SSB and CW? 2. Can you operate digi...
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CW Skip
For some reason I'm getting character skips when sending CW. It seems to be mostly Dits that drop, but on occasion it is a Dah that's dro...
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