Does the new power amp support remote operation?

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I want to know if the new Genius power amp can be remoted, say to a tower location, and controlled by a 6500 in the shack.  Will any features be degraded or lost? Will its capabilities permit monitoring its operation from the shack?  What if any features or performance will be reduced or lost? TIA for any useable info.

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Pretty sure the answer is yes. All you need is RF and ethernet to the amp, and 240v power at the tower location. It will be integrated with SmartSDR and monitored by its own software as well. You'll lose no features other than not being able to see the groovy lights dance to the beat.