7. QST - 11/2013 "The Telegrapher's Mill" (Cover Plaque Award)

Once upon a time, commercial and military CW operators pounded out their copy on special typewriters called "mills".  Here's an article that describes the rationale for "mills" and provides some modern-day alternatives for those who want to try their hand at it.

WB2LQF Wins November QST Cover Plaque Award


The winner of the November QST Cover Plaque award is Stan Levandowski, WB2LQF, for his article "The Telegrapher's Mill."

The QST Cover Plaque Award -- given to the author or authors of the most popular article in each issue -- is determined by a vote of ARRL members on the QST Cover Plaque Poll web page.