Numerous threads in the Axe edit forum...Why don‘t you guys with timeouts (sorry, axe timeouts) list
Start of timeouts with FW xx (8 or 9b)
USB cable type
USB cable length
reproducible (how?) occasional timeout
with a survey to help the man track down the sucker?
And most of us have compared what OS, what connection, numerous cables. This has been going on for 6 month...and isn't just a handful guys.