[Yaesu] CW Keyer Mod for FT1000D

Don Gaikins Sr. don_gaikins@partyline.net
Tue, 29 Jul 1997 19:48:52 -0500


Terry Bray wrote:

> Hi Team,
>
> Can anybody tell me how to modify the keyer in my FT1000D to enable me
> to
> have a straight key plugged into the back key jack and still have the
> keyer
> working in the front jack, this would enable both to be in line at the
> same
> time, but the keyer button on the front would have no effect on the
> back
> jack. I want to be able to plug in my computer to the back jack for
> contesting calls etc whilst still maintaining the paddles at the
> front.
>
> Thanks in anticipation,
>
> Terry
> G0JNZ
> Plymouth England
>
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Very simple.  Just wire a 1/4" sterio phono plug with just the center
and shell connected.  It will work as a straight key, but you must turn
the keyer off when using it.  Put the 1000 in the CW mode, vox on and to
to it.

Good luck
de
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