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Beacon Keyer

Posted on Thursday, April 27th, 2017 in DIY, PIC by DP

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Lukas Fässler from Soldernerd published a project writeup showing how he built a PIC-based beacon keyer:

This is likely the first ham radio related project that I document here on this blog
But my very first PIC project was a beacon keyer that I made for my father, HB9BBD. That was in 2013. A beacon keyer is a great project to get started with microcontrollers since it’s not much more than a fancy way of blinking an LED.

Project info at Soldernerd homepage and the GitHub repository here.

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One Response to “Beacon Keyer”

  1. Ja says:

    What the keyer do? Sends random morse code or there is some input? If someone can point me to some source to read I would be helpfull. :)

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