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Photo of HCampbell  WB4IVF
S-Meter Accuracy of FLex and Others - Rob Sherwood
With all the recent (and not so recent) posts on the FlexS-meter and its calibration, you might find Rob’s take on the subject interestin...
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6600 (non M) boot failure.
6600 (non M, with latest software) boot failure Sunday 14th Oct 2018....3 red flashes of doom. Tried a hard reset to no avail.. Not a goo...
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Why does my S-meter on my 6400M show S-7 with a dummy load?
With a dummy load with no coax: 160 meters S6 80 meters S7 30 meters S3 20 meters S4 10 meters S2 6 meters S0
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New WSJT-X (FT8) user unable to get audio showing or decode
Hi,I have not been too active lately but have finally found the time to try and get FT8 working here.I followed Rita's excellent "basic F...
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Demo for Civil Defense with Winlink
I set up my Flex 6600M at the Maui County emergency operations center to demonstrate its capabilities during the Hawaii Simulated Emergen...
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SDR 2.4.9 Install went perfect on my 6400M
Just a short note to compliment the Flex team -- at least on my setup the upgrade to V2.4.9 wen perfectly, both on the PC version of Smar...
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6000 Series and ALS-1306 Amp
All I want to confirm something for a customer, and that is the exact setup for a Serial connection to a ALS-1306. From what I can dig ...
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Photo of HCampbell  WB4IVF
Flex Insider PG XL Update 9/8/18
In case you haven’t seen the 9/8/18 Flex Insider PG XL update, here it is:  Dear Power Genius XL customers,  In our last update we...
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SmartSDR v2.4.9 Getting Better with each update!
Aside from the great new features such as:DAX is Supported When Using SmartLinkUSB Cables Adds new CAT CommandsDefaultMic Profiles added ...
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ALS-600/ARI-500 to Flex 6XXX Happiness
Since I couldn't find anything similar in the forum, this diagram is basically documenting the work of K1FQL and W8QB in their previous p...
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Photo of Dave Gipson
RTTY and my 6600M
I just dove into my first experience running RTTY through my FLEX 6600M. I haven't done RTTY since we ran teletype machines at W4ODR, the...
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Does Flex have a new 6700 coming soon?
I notice that on the Flex web site that they have reduced the price of a new 6700 by $1000.00. Does this mean there is a new model to rep...
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Photo of James Whiteway
2.4.9 ANF
Improved/properly working ANF still nowhere to be found. Truly sad. So many basic things need work. Instead we get a multicolored S Met...
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Anyone else seeing reduced receive after upgrade?
After upgrading my 6700 (using windows 8.1)  I experience a significant reduction in receiver performance. This is especially noticeable ...
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SmartSDR Version in the Title Bar???
The version is not displayed on the title bar in the SmartSDR application.  It is on SmartCat and DAX control.  Admittedly this this a pr...
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SmartSDR 2.4.9 install ...
Another good install for SmartSDR with 2.4.9 though there was a slight weird thing that initially happened.  After Flex 6400 SmartSDR ins...
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SSDR 2.4.9 DAX RX level issues
The DAX RX levels for 2.4.9 are causing problems with FT8 decoding. The slightest change causes decoding to stop. It's very inconsistent....
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Photo of Al Matthews
Is my update of 2.4.9 hung?
I selected the 2.4.9 update on my 6600m. The process began, and eventually showed the main screen, but without and panadapter etc. The po...
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Photo of Al Dewey
Low Power with FT8 / WSJT on FLEX 6600M
All of a sudden, I am getting low power out from my Flex 6600M when running FT8 on WSJT.  This has worked in the past.  RX in WSJT is wor...
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FT8 randomly stops transmitting
I've been running FT8 on my 6300 for 6 months and it was working well until recently when I added a second monitor to my computer and mov...
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