Straight Key Century Club

Group Description

The Straight Key Century Club is the fastest growing group of  straight key Morse code CW operators and enthusiasts in the world. Organized in January 2006 the club has thousands of members around the globe. This group is a meeting place for general discussion by SKCC members of all topics related to manually keyed Morse code, including mechanical bugs and sideswipers. It is the successor to the Yahoo SKCC group as of September 2017.
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If you are an SKCC club member, send an empty email to We will then ask you to confirm your name, call sign and SKCC member number during the subscription process. Alternatively, you can send your name, call sign and SKCC number to the group owner at to receive an invitation and access link.

If you are not an SKCC club member, you can become one! Go to our webpage at Just click on the "Join SKCC" link there. Membership is free to any licensed amateur (ham) radio operator. When your membership in the Club is approved you should automatically receive an invitation to subscribe to the SKCC list/group.
You'll find many talented and experienced Morse code operators in SKCC willing to answer questions or help you get started with the fascinating world of radio telegraph keying and operation. The SKCC discussion group is the place to start.
Welcome and enjoy!

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