Memory Keyer, Menu Driven with 8K RAM
No need to read an instruction manual - simply select a menu by pressing a button.
An LED lights to show you which menu is active. You select a feature by pressing a button. Its as easy as using a computer touch screen! menus are clearly printed on the front panel.
From the menu you can save and play messages, decrement serial numbers, set speed, weight, sidetone, enter iambic, semi-auto, handkey, message queue, paddle command modes, turn on/off, select iambic A/B, reverse paddle, Code trainer and store starting serial number.
Bypass the menu by keying in a simple two letter commands. When you select a feature the keyer tells you its status in CW.
Memory is expandable to over 8000 characters. You can expand the MFJ-492 standard 192 characters in four soft sectored message memories to over 8000 characters in eight message memories by simply plugging in the MFJ-80, $19.95, Memory expansion Kit, Memories are backed up by lithium battery.
You can adjust CW speed from 5 to 100 WPM by pressing the dot or dash paddle smoothly or by turning a knob control. A powerful Morse trainer lets you practice or teach code in Farnsworth or normal mode. You can select letters, numbers, punctuation or prosigns or any combination for practice using standard 5 character groups, more realistic 1 to 8 character groups or select specific six character sets to work on.
Heres what you can do with Message Memories ...
- Message Repeat. Repeat messages continuously. You can also insert pauses within a message. Call CQ, listen for an answer and then resume calling by pressing a button -- makes a perfect automatic beacon.
- Message Call. you can store QTH, rig, weather and other information in separate message memories and play in any sequence you want.
- Message Edit. Correct mistakes while recording a message -- you dont have to start all over because you made a mistake.
Theres so much more!
You get contest serial numbering (0-9999) with auto increment, built-in sidetone, speaker, front panel volume control and adjustable 300-3000 Hz tone. You can use automatic, Semi-automatic bug or handkey modes, reverse dot/dash paddles, adjust weight from 5 to 95% and compensate for transmitter distortion, direct and grid block keying, keys solid state and tube rigs. Special MARS characters are recognized.
MFJ 492 uses 9 Volt battery (not included) or 12 VDC with MFJ-1312DX.
Memory expansion pre-installed for a total of 8K memory.
Dimensions and weight are including packaging
||L35 x B26 x H13 cm