Thank you so much for this kit. I love it.
The board is beautifully designed and the finished product is easy to use.
The Detailed Assembly Instructions are excellent and I put it together in a short time.
Some minor things I would change with the board design.
- The solder mask colour. I would prefer any colour other than black. Dave has something to say about this on eevblog
- The holes for the speaker clips seem a little off. The speaker was loose before soldering.
- The solder pads for the black wires ESP32- and LIPO- are not spaced far enough away from the flood filled ground plane. My Weller soldering iron is unable to heat the pads sufficiently to solder the wires.
I have already started practicing with my straight key using the CW Decoder function even though I have no battery or enclosure.