Re: Webelos have morse code question
Lance Halle (lanceh@CRL.COM)
Fri, 28 Oct 1994 09:55:53 -0700
On Wed, 26 Oct 1994, Susan Ganther wrote:
> Our Webelo den tried writing morse code messages to each other for
> communicator, but when we tried to decode them, we could not tell where
> one letter ended and another letter began. The same problem with words.
> We could not find an answer in the Webelo Handbook. Does anyone know how
> to signify the end of a letter or word and the beginning of a new one?
> Cobra Den, Pack 837
I don't have the exact timings, but spacing between letters is
about twice the time as between the individual dots and dashes. The
spacing between words is 2 to 3 times the character spacing. It is ok to
exagerate this when learning.
Terry Howerton Sakima Group, Inc. SCOUTER Magazine Kansas City