Favorite Ham Radio and Electronics links:


MorseXpress is a dealer of items of interest to Morse code enthusiasts. MorseXpress sells some of the Jackson Harbor Press kit line and offers the purchaser the convenience of an 800 number and credit card ordering. Marshall Emm, N1FN/VK5FN, is the proprietor, his email address is: n1fn@MorseX.com

Whiterook Products / Electronics USA

Whiterook Products Company is a manufacturer of neat, inexpensive ham radio accessories and kits. Whiterook Products sells two assembled keyer/paddle combinations (the MK-88 and MK-99) using the Island Keyer chip. One of their most popular items is the MK-44 iambic paddle which is perfect for use with any keyer (including the PK-3). John Roblin, WA6KYO, is the proprietor and collector of Tuna Tin 2 pictures - his email address is: wpc@west.net

Jens Madsen's PIC Programmer 2

This is an inexpensive and elegant combination of hardware and software for programming PIC microcontrollers including the 16C84 and the 12c50x series. The hardware can be built for less than $10 - it attaches to the serial port of a PC - no power supply is required, the necessary voltages are derived from the RS-232 port - the software runs under DOS and includes the Pascal source.

American QRP Club

The American QRP Club is new (2003) and was formed from a merger of the Norcal and NJQRP clubs. It should be a terrific union!

NorCal QRP Club

The Northern California QRP Club site has lots of information on low power ham radio (QRP). This worldwide club publishes a very useful quarterly journal called QRPp. Also available are inexpensive and innovative kits of interest to QRP operators. Doug Hendricks, KI6DS, and Jim Cates, WA6GER, are the driving forces behind the club.

QRP Amateur Radio Club, International

QRP ARCI is another very active group of worldwide QRP ham radio operators. They publish the very useful magazine, QRP Quarterly. Note that the QRP ARCI and NorCal are complimentary organizations - you really need to join both!!

Dan's Small Parts and Kits

Dan's Small Parts and Kits is a great source for inexpensive and hard to find electronic components for ham radio construction projects.


CWMIDI is a DOS program used to create Morse code midi sound card sequences. Rob L. Dey, KA2BEO, is the author of this nifty program and he also has a Win 9x version on his site.

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