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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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CW suggestion
Allow by band, whether cw is received on upper or lower sideband.  As you well know, traditionally, cw is received on LSB below 10MHz and...
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Glorious Flex AM on 21.430 Mhz
15 meters is dead. Or is it? I see some digital activity and a few CW signals on the low end of the band, so I find myself calling CQ on ...
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Feature request - "CW Zero Beat"
Hi! I've had my 6600 for about 3 weeks and every day is like Christmas morning when I go into the shack now...what new feature will I dis...
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Photo of Al / NN4ZZ
MaestroControl - the next generation FlexControl
FRS has announced that a version of the Maestro software will eventually be released that will  operate as a control surface and run conc...
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Photo of Mark WS7M
Flex 6600 Delivery Pool
Ok I ordered my 6600 on 02/10/18 (a Saturday).  So lets advance that and say that it really makes it into FRS system on Monday: 02/12  (y...
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USB PTT foot-switch
that something i have in my brain for some time  to build a USB PTT foot-switch i operate remote and already have USB studio mike and no...
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Photo of Barry N1EU
Receive Latency
I just made some measurements on cw receive latency and wanted to share them.  I used a simple methodology of recording the tx sidetone i...
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CW Decoding
Yep, I know we can get this through a 3rd party product - CW Skimmer -- but with the ICOM 7300 and Elecrafts providing this natively, why...
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Senate Passage of Amateur Radio Parity Act
I think we are at the last chance for passing the Parity Act in this Congress.   Everyone needs to act now, even if you have already cont...
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Add a CW/CW-R button to each slice Please!
One feature that is awkward to get too is choosing the sideband you use for CW. IE: CW/CW-R. Could you please put this into a button on e...
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Photo of Larry - WA7LZO
IC-7610 SDR Announced at Tokyo Ham Fair 2016
Link to announcement, with photo of IC-7610 SDR: http://www.icomuk.co.uk/News_Article/3508/19067/
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Photo of KY6LA - Howard
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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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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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 Peter Bentley
IC7300
I have just bought a new IC7300, really just for curiosity.I am now selling an IC7300...There is no doubt it is very good value for money...
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Photo of Steve K9ZW
Planning incorporating the Game Changer technologies of the Flex-6000, Maestro and SmartSDR
It is really interesting what the Flex-6000, Maestro and LAN (and eventually WAN) versions of SmartSDR do to allow for significant differ...
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Photo of George Molnar, KF2T
Power meter
Submitted for consideration -- Could the front panel display on the 6500/6700 become home to a Power/SWR meter? As much as I admire my o...
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  • Under Consideration
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W5KUB.com
Flex Radio discussion tonight on W5KUB.com.  9pm EST.
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AM Controlled Carrier
In a previous post I mentioned this topic but somehow it skewed off in another direction. For AM operation we normally maintain a 1:4 p...
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