1255Re: [Scoutradio] Re: Radio Camp
- Feb 12, 2004On Thu, 12 Feb 2004, k5hal wrote:
> We plan for each scout to build a Rock-Mite with specialWhat a great idea! At least when they get done they will have a working
> crystals for the tech band.
rig and a reason to learn the code.
> Is there any point in teaching much CW?You're right, it would take longer than a week to do it right, but you
might want to have them learn to send their first name (I know it's
probably the wrong way to get started since there's a specific order in
which the letters should be learned). You could also have some code
playing in the background during some of the sessions, not really to teach
them the code but to get them exposed to the sound and the rhythm.
Eventually some of them will start picking out letters.
Good luck and I look forward to future reports on the project! 73
Frank Maynard, NF8M
CM, Pack 54 and MC, Troop 407
Mighty Ottawa District, Clinton Valley Council
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