Re: Webelos have morse code question
Michael C. Horowitz (mhorowit@CAP.GWU.EDU)
Thu, 27 Oct 1994 14:44:23 -0400
Susan - the differentiation is in the pause between letters and words.
the space between words is about three times the length that between letters.
Mike, Owl-wise and W4NSL
PS- When some proficiency is developed, try wig-wag; using a single flag;
dots are a 90 degree wave to the senders right (Dots right!), dashes left;
and the letter is sent smoothly in one motion. Pause between letters with with
the flag centered; end of sentence is dip-and-hold in front of the sender;
reguesting attention (as when waiting to send) is a figure 8 over head, and
coming 90degrees to the side. Ready to receive? send the letter "k", for go
Terry Howerton Sakima Group, Inc. SCOUTER Magazine Kansas City