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CW For Bitx and CW Filter

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It gives me great pleasure in introducing my friend Om Tony Fletcher m0pkd from the
United Kingdom. Tony had purchased a Bitx Version 3 kit from my ebay shop and in a very short time had build the receiver of the Bitx.
It is an appreciated effort on the part of Tony as this is his first home brew for a
SSB TCVR as Tony as an cw enthusiast.

Tony has also come up with a simple solution for the Bitx to work on a 400 Khz cw filter,which can be switched for ssb/cw
The circuit is posted here






I am presenting one more circuit sent to me by Tony ,this circuit for the benefit of all wishing to add cw to their Bitx with a very little work.

We thank Tony for his great effort in making the Bitx to work on a filter suitable for cw mode with a very simple technique.

Bitx Manual And ACP Cabinet for Bitx Version 3

Om Leonard is working on the Bitx Version 3 Manual and he has completed some sections, hopefully the complete manual should be complete soon.
The Bitx version 3 PCB is getting a new silk screen so now the component placement will be much clearer from the earlier one. The Linear board is also getting a silk screen according to the components placement as suggested by Leonard modifications.
Hope fully we are moving in the right direction and making the Bitx version 3 more easy to construct by providing the correct info for components.

A new poll has been put up for an ACP cabinet for Bitx, kindly take part in poll and let us know your opinion on it.
Kind regards to all.
Sunil Lakhani VU3SUA