No TX waterfall or PWR indication using Transverters :(

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I sure wish SmartSDR could display at least one or the other (both would be nice) of the TX waterfall and/or Power indication when using the transverter port.  I'm guessing this is a hardware limitation... TX monitoring likely comes from the directional coupler after the P.A. and the Transverter port taps TX off in an earlier stage !?
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Hugh - VA3TO

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Posted 6 months ago

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Mack McCormick, Elmer

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You are correct. The FlexRadio has no way to measure an external transverter nor does any other radio unless there is built in integration between the radio and transverter.


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Marc Lalonde

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still not a valid argument for not show power send on XVRT port 
i knot on my system that +10dbm ( max set on mt setting)  on XVRT = 1KW output 
so usually i may knot that 100% power = 1KW  if all working good ..
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Hugh - VA3TO

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Flex should add a means of measuring the low level power for it's future designs. They have inexpensive
chips for this now you know ;)