AMATEUR'S CODE (Creed)"
Sense Rules for All of Us Worldwide!
"Amateur's Code" has worked for almost
100 years and works well when used by every ham!
Radio Amateur is:
... never knowingly operates
in such a way as to lessen the pleasure of others.
loyalty, encouragement and support to other amateurs,
local clubs, and the American Radio Relay League,
through which Amateur Radio in the United States
is represented nationally and internationally.
knowledge abreast of science, a well-built and efficient
station and operation above reproach.
... slow and patient operating
when requested; friendly advice and counsel to the
beginner; kindly assistance, cooperation and consideration
for the interests of others. These are the hallmarks
of the amateur spirit.
... radio is an avocation,
never interfering with duties owed to family, job,
school or community.
and skill always ready for service to country and
M. Segal, W9EEA,
thanks to N1UJW