[amsat-bb] Re: The Amateur's Code

Luc Leblanc lucleblanc6 at videotron.ca
Tue Feb 20 01:33:52 PST 2007

On 19 Feb 2007 at 20:31, Margaret Leber wrote:

The Radio Amateur is

CONSIDERATE...never knowingly operates in such a way as to lessen the
pleasure of others.

LOYAL...offers 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

PROGRESSIVE...with knowledge abreast of science, a well-built and
efficient station and operation above reproach.

FRIENDLY...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.

BALANCED...radio is an avocation, never interfering with duties owed
to family, job, school or community.

PATRIOTIC...station and skill always ready for service to country and 

--The original Amateur's Code was written by Paul M. Segal, W9EEA, in 1928.

I CANNOT AGREE MORE BUT YOU ARE ON INTERNET...That's the kind of discussion you 
will never here me discuss on the air as the song says "LOVE IS IN THE AIR"

"Keep the army off amateur radio"

Luc Leblanc VE2DWE
Skype VE2DWE


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