Tim Richardson <groupsrichart@...>
I do find some things annoying on PSK from time to time, but for the
most part I tend to just make a note of them as an example of what I do
not want to do. There are a lot of different operators out there with
various levels of expertise. And what one operator is seeing on his
screen may be totally different that what I am seeing due to
propagation. So, I give the benefit of the doubt and try to be the best
operator that I can be.
First publish in 1928, I think 'The Amateur's Code' still has important
*The Radio Amateur is:*
*CONSIDERATE* never knowingly operating in such a way as to lessen the
pleasure of others.
*LOYAL* offering 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.
*PROGRESSIVE* with knowledge abreast of science, a well built and
efficient station, and operation beyond reproach.
*FRIENDLY* with slow and patient operation when requested, friendly
advice and counsel to the beginner, kindly assistance, co-operation 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* with station and skill always ready for service to country