Friday, June 27, 2014

What does S O S stand for ?

This is another interesting factoid sent by a friend via email.

The dit dit dit DAH DAH DHA dit dit dit  sound of SOS is easy to remember, write (... _ _ _ ...) , and to send even by someone with no radio experience at all.

dit dit dit is the code for S

DAH DAH DAH is the code for O

But what does it mean?  Hmmm.  Good question.

This is definitely a “curious minds want to know” question.

And two links will give us the answer.

The first link was sent by the friend in the email. 

HERE'S THE LINK for the definition of what does SOS stand for
Next, for more details and to hear an audio of what the SOS signal actually sounds like, 

HERE'S THE LINK to what does SOS sound like