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Hello Craig, My name is Mike and I'm about 62 miles S-E of you in Galion. I too have the ARRL Extra manual. But I must confess I have not cracked that book lately. Busy busy as usual. Here is my method: I read the section then answer the questions. Then I go back and find the answers in the text and...
by KD8JHJ
Tue Oct 26, 2010 8:17 pm
 
Forum: Elmer
Topic: Studying for my Extra
Replies: 13
Views: 5868

Bill, The Pro-Pump is a super key. Easiest to use and produces the best sounding code of my straight keys. Very well done! I did a web serch on the Michigan Mighty mite after seeing yours. One builder wired in an LED to light upon TX, a neat idea. I think I will begin gather parts soon and give it a...
by KD8JHJ
Tue Sep 21, 2010 4:21 pm
 
Forum: HomeBrew
Topic: new project
Replies: 8
Views: 4891

Hi Bill,
Neat project. After thinking about it for a while I think I want my first home brew transmitter to really be homebrew and not in kit form. This might be the one. Thanks for sharing.

Mike KD8JHJ #4877C
by KD8JHJ
Mon Sep 20, 2010 5:26 pm
 
Forum: HomeBrew
Topic: new project
Replies: 8
Views: 4891

Hi Guys, thanks for your interesting responses. Over the past weekend I tried somthing new. I set the knob and paddle back to the original right handed configuration and moved the keyer over to the right side of my desk. I practiced for about an hour with the side tone sending with my right hand. It...
by KD8JHJ
Tue Jun 09, 2009 9:50 pm
 
Forum: Elmer
Topic: Question for lefty bug users.
Replies: 6
Views: 6326

Question for lefty bug users.

Hi All I will try to not make this too confusing. I enjoy rotating my various straight keys in and out of service and building my skills with each new QSO. One of my goals is to aquire a bug and learn to use it. I do have a Vibroplex Vibrokeyer that I have lately been using to drive the keyer in the...
by KD8JHJ
Fri Jun 05, 2009 5:33 pm
 
Forum: Elmer
Topic: Question for lefty bug users.
Replies: 6
Views: 6326

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