posted on Jan, 25 2017 @ 07:05 PM
Over the years That I have been a member, there have been 2 or 3 posts which involved discussion of morse code.I have always bragged about my dads
wpm. I guess I was wrong.
I have said my dad did 80 words per minute, and honestly I believed that is what he said. I would have thrown down if you called me or him a
My dad was army security agency, high speed morse interceptor, stationed in Turkey, monitoring Russia. He knew Gary Powers, they knew something was
up when Sputnik launched..
BUT...I have always said 80 words a minute morse code... I talked to him tonight. He laughed...80wpm would be a straight buzz.
They were 30 -35 words per minute.
I just want to throw this out there for any morse code people out there, if I said 80 wpm was attainable that could make you feel bad,
So officially, my dad was a high speed morse interceptor and did 30 -35 words per minute