software for passionate CW and
It contains the world-unique synthesized voice keyer.
No need to record anything into your voice keyer!
|HamRacer main window:
||A great companion to HamRacer: Spider Keyer||Testimonials:
Tom, KC0W: Super easy to
use & understand. Very
intuitive. I glanced over the manual after I had already
been using the program for 45 minutes or so.
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* Download the file Setup_HamRacer1.zip
* Unzip the file
* Run Setup_HamRacer1.exe to install the software. You may need to run it "as administrator".
Videos showing usage in contests:
|Can a dumb radioamateur take part in SSB contest?||CQ WW DX SSB 2017 - without a microphone!|
|HamRacer Synergy (interconnecting two HamRacers via LAN)||One Exciting Night with Zira|
|Using HamRacer and Spider Keyer in a HF CW contest|
Any questions? Join the discussion group:
Version history (last entry first)
|Version||Date of Release||Changes||Remark|
It is possible to set low and high cw speed limit for Spider Keyer.
It is possible to limit cw speed when sending by hand.
It is possible to "preview" cw macros in macros editing dialog.
Enhanced Spider Keyer, ver. 1.10
|Tested in 1. Subregional (VHF)|
|It is possible to specify
points per QSO in the New Contest wizard.
It is possible to display graphs for either points per hour, or QSOs per hour.
The main window shows now also sum of points, sum of multipliers, count of dupes and total score for HF contests.
The main help file enhanced - new chapter Using USB->COM Converter, Options - Spider Keyer.
|The main help file
A new help file for Spider Keyer - how to make it, step by step.
|Tested in CQ 160M CW Contest|
|HamRacer can upload the sketch directly to Arduino Nano. Therefore the user doesn't have to install Arduino IDE, etc. All he needs to create Spider Keyer is to attach a new Arduino Nano unit to USB port and select an option from the main menu.|
|220.127.116.11||Dec 17th, 2018||Unified and simplified
approach to all serial devices. There is a user-friendly
wizard to connect what you need.
HamRacer can make use of Spider Keyer. Spider Keyer is an Arduino Nano based CW keyer that replaces WinKeyer 3.
|Tested in ARRL 160m CW
incl. Spider Keyer
|18.104.22.168||Sep 19th, 2018||Both graphs and the map
enhanced. For example, hovering the mouse above the map
will pop up a label showing the callsign. Clicking the
label will select the relevant QSO in the log. And, vice
versa, selecting a QSO in the log will cause the label
showing the callsign to pop up in the map.
New item in the main menu: File | Load Recent...
New feature: Find in All Logs
Synergy new feature: when two HamRacers are interconnected, it is also possible to send a text message from one OP to the other OP.
New macro CALLQ.
The licensing has changed.
OK-OM DX CW Contest
|22.214.171.124||not released||Fixed the compass. It showed incorrect colors when JO32 was input for a locator.||Used in Alpe Adria VHF contest.|
|126.96.36.199||Jul 20th, 2018||Implemented import of EDI format. Enhanced and fixed chars (Points per Hour, Average QSO Length).|
|188.8.131.52||Jun 29th, 2018||It is possible to define multipliers in the new contest wizard. Operator is advised when he is going to make a QSO with a new multiplier.|
|184.108.40.206||May 21th, 2018||Minor fixes and enhancements.|
|220.127.116.11||May 9th, 2018||Minor fixes and enhancements.||Tested in RuDX contest.|
|18.104.22.168||Apr 27th, 2018||It is now possible to let
HamRacer to manipulate the master volume control in
Windows Volume Mixer. Thanks to this you won't have to
set the levels each time again. HamRacer can have full
control of the output volume level.
Help file enhanced (synergy, setting audio levels).
Selectable VHF/UHF bands.
Other minor enhancements.
|22.214.171.124||Apr 17th, 2018||It is now possible to specify COM port for WinKeyer. It enables to use micro KEYER II.||My thanks fly to
|126.96.36.199||Apr 10th, 2018||Possibility to override
COM port for WinKeyer (for usage of microKeyer II).
|188.8.131.52||Apr 5th, 2018||Better COM port handling
(WinKeyer) on older PC.
It is now possible to run more instances of HamRacer simultaneously.
Multiple selection is now possible of log entries. Copy and paste implemented.
Logic of the registration window improved.
It is possible to interconnect two instances of HamRacer over LAN or Internet. While connected all the changes in log are synchronized with the other HamRacer.
|184.108.40.206||Feb 27th, 2018||Pre-filling of CQ and ITU
Speed optimization for extremely slow (old) computers.
|Tested in CQ WW 160M SSB.|
|220.127.116.11||Feb 1st, 2018||Distinguishing a USB->COM converter by its HW signature. Fix in licensing.|
|18.104.22.168||Jan 25th, 2018||Minor fixes and enhacements. New Search function.||Used in CQ WW 160m CW.|
|22.214.171.124||Jan 12th, 2018||Implemented the possibility to control PTT through DTR/RTS signals on a (virtual) COM port.|
|126.96.36.199||Jan 2nd, 2018||Minor fixes and enhancements.|
|188.8.131.52||Jan 1st, 2018||Fixed "stack overflow" problem when connected WinKeyer.||Tested in Stew Perry contest.|
|184.108.40.206||Dec 22th, 2017||First version released to beta testers.|
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