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Sat Dec 13, 2014 4:11 pm
Forum: Beginners Corner
Topic: New member from South Australia
Replies: 2
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New member from South Australia

G'Day all, New member #13144 from the Barossa Valley in South Australia. I pased my Licence (with 5wpm code) back in 1979, but have never used CW since until tonight when I put out a CW CQ call, but unfortunately no answer. I am currently studying to upgrade to a full licence & have been enthused to...
Sat Dec 13, 2014 3:56 pm
Forum: Making Keys
Topic: DIY Sideswiper
Replies: 0
Views: 1974

DIY Sideswiper

Here is a sideswiper key I just finished. Brass angle brackets for the contact holders, A hacksaw blade slotted into a half inch rod coupler. Lead added in holes in the base for extra weight & a rubber non slip cloth glued to the bottom to stop it sliding.