Re: JunkBox Bug
- --- In firstname.lastname@example.org, "Don" <nn8b.oh@...> wrote:
>I still think that's pretty amazing, Don! Whoda thunk you could build
> The SKCC group had a weekend sprit this past Sunday and the theme was
> to build your key on Saturday and use it on Sunday.
> I built a bug. The darn thing works pretty good. It has an incredible
> speed range and a very light action. I've put a picture of it in the
> photos section under A Junkbox Bug.
your own bug without a machine shop, thousands of hours and dozens of
- I thought it was pretty neat yesterday -- I THINK it was
yesterday, might have been Saturday, though -- I was cruising down
the highway, tuned in to 14.048, when I heard some CW and there was
AI4RE! Talking to somebody in 0 land, but I never did hear the call
clearly enough, and as I was basically in 0 land myself, couldn't
hear that station.
I just got a kick out of hearing a familiar call -- I would
have tried for a contact, but I was driving the truck at the time.
KD5XB -- Earl Needham
Clovis, New Mexico DM84jk