Signaller Scout Interest Badge

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Badge requirements


Note: 90% accuracy for sending and receiving is required.

  1. Demonstrate that you know the recognised procedure when sending and receiving messages.
  2. Construct a Morse buzzer set to operate between two rooms.
  3. Send and receive an unrepeated message of not less than 150 letters at rate 7 in semaphore (35 letter per minute).
  4. Send and receive a similar message in Morse:
    1. On a buzzer at rate 6 (30 letters per minute).
    2. On a lamp at rate 5 (25 letters per minute).
  5. Improvise at least two methods of sending a message (one in Morse and one in semaphore) at least one kilometre, at or over rate 4 (20 letters per minute).
  6. Know how to communicate with a searching aircraft and know the international ground-to-air code.

Requirements in PDF

See also

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