How I love CWX!

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I'm doing quite a bit more CW than I have ever done.  Part of this is an effort to regain code speed but also I just enjoy it.  

I have some local hams into learning CW so we all tend to get on and do training.   

But I have fallen in love with the Flex and CWX.   I like to send CW with my paddle but also being a computer guy and a fair typest I'm just fine using CWX.  

What I especially like is how I can run a complete CW QSO on my laptop while sitting in the dinning room or out on the deck or in the living room.

I mean you simply cannot beat that!
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Mark - WS7M

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KM6CQ - Dan

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It gets difficult for me to send good CW above 32 wpm. The keyboard really works well. If you have not tried CW skimmer you might consider it. It is a Hi Rez waterfall. Point and clicking is like a shooting gallery.
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Mark WS7M

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I have skimmer but these days I'm working on code speed so I want to get to a sig, copy it in the head, then contact or move on.

I use skimmer when doing contests if allowed.
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Gary L. Robinson

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CWX IS a great feature especially for older hams with arthritis in their hands.  I can't do a straight key any more and not very good with paddles either - but typing (even with 2 fingers) I can send CW at 20+ wpm.  Copying CW is not a problem in my head hihi.

---Gary
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