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Thread: 60 chars per minute = ? wpm

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Posted: 2014-07-23 21:25
In Austria the morse telegraphy exam requires 60 chars per minute (see url below).

What character speed and effective speed in words per minute should I use to train for that?

Is it 60/5=12wpm for both?

thanks

http://www.bmvit.gv.at/bmvit/telekommunikation/formulare/downloads/afprufungsz.pdf


Posted: 2014-07-24 01:26
yes 12/12 on this website. 12 wpm in general PARIS standard which is 12*50 dits in 60 second. hence 10 dits/s that is 5 dots/second, nearly 12 consecutive dashes in 5 second.


Posted: 2014-07-24 22:43
alright, thanks a lot!

looks like that'll take a while... i'm currently at lecture 10 with 15 / 5wpm. 12 / 12wpm seems quite a bit harder to follow... :/


Posted: 2014-07-27 23:46
It sounds strange, but try 20/5, and keep writing if you miss a letter. It will train you not to "count dots". Hope it helps, cheers!

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