CONSIDERATE Never knowingly operates in such a way as to lessen the pleasure of others.
LOYAL Offers loyalty, encouragement, and support to other amateurs.
Support your local club, or 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 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 a avocation, never interfering with duty to family, job, school, or community.
PATRIOTIC Station and skill always ready for service to country and community.