Printed from the Merit Badge Center, Philippines - http://www.meritbadge.org.ph/
- Send and receive a message in the International Morse Code, by buzzer or other sound device at a rate of at least five words per minute.
- Show your ability to send and receive a message in the International Morse Code by wigwag, blinker or other light-signaling device at the rate of at least five words per minute.
- Know the proper application of the International Morse Code - when, where, and how it can be used to best advantage.
- Describe briefly various other codes and methods of signaling which are in common use.
- Within a period of three months, log 15 radio contacts showing details of date, time, call sign, signal strength, readability, and location.
- Tell in discussion with our Merit Badge Counselor your experience in Radio Scouting communication, as to:
- Rules and regulations affecting radio communications
- Nature of Radio Scouting communication both in local and foreign contacts
- Fundamental theories involved in the operation of a radio transceiver
ARRL Scout Radio Handbook - http://www.arrl.org/FandES/ead/scouthbk/
Morse Code Translator - http://www.soton.ac.uk/~scp93ch/morse/index.html?http://www.soton.ac.uk/~scp93ch/morse/trans.html
More Code: UK Scouting Resources - http://www.scoutingresources.org.uk/codes/codes_morse.html
Samuel Morse Historic Site - http://www.morsehistoricsite.org/
Worksheet - http://www.mbcenter.org/pub/ws/ws_signaling.pdf