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Re: Passing on the Ransome Legacy-now MORSE CODE


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Posted by Peter Wagner on October 28, 2019 at 05:01:28 user PeterW.

In Reply to: Re: Passing on the Ransome Legacy-now MORSE CODE posted by Ed Kiser on October 22, 2019 at 06:36:31:

Like you Ed, I too learnt Morse Code and taught it at Scouts (Sea Scouts). I used to be able to send quite quickly using a Morse key, but could never receive that fast. I certainly never got to the professional level of hearing a group of letters or short words without having to decode each letter.

I also used to listen to Morse with my father on his old Admiralty B40 receiver. I often used to hear the CQ code and knew it as meaning "I am seeking you" (CQ - get it!).


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