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by W8TRN
Sun Jul 29, 2018 10:07 pm
Forum: Feedback Forum
Topic: Regarding the CONDITION of equipment for sale or trade.
Replies: 10
Views: 10578

Re: Regarding the CONDITION of equipment for sale or trade.

Over the past 10 years, I have purchased on line about 6 pieces of used equipment. All but one were inoperable. By that I mean, the light(s) came but the units did not function. To be clear, they simply did not function. The latest is a rotator control box that lights up but will not turn the antenn...
by W8TRN
Wed Sep 21, 2016 7:37 pm
Forum: Scammer Reports
Topic: K8OWL Mary Lithrow
Replies: 1
Views: 898

K8OWL Mary Lithrow

I recently was burned by someone posing as K8OWL with instructions to send a money order to Mary Lithrow. I fell for the scam and, of course, did not receive the merchandise. Well, with info that I provided, including a signed/cashed money order by Mary L, a detective from Parkersburg is on it. When...
by W8TRN
Wed Sep 21, 2016 7:34 pm
Forum: Scammer Reports
Topic: Another repeat scammer heads-up
Replies: 3
Views: 1467

Re: Another repeat scammer heads-up

I recently was burned by someone posing as K8OWL with instructions to send a money order to Mary Lithrow. I fell for the scam and, of course, did not receive the merchandise. Well, with info that I provided, including a signed/cashed money order by Mary L, a detective from Parkersburg is on it. When...
by W8TRN
Thu Sep 15, 2016 3:37 am
Forum: Scammer Reports
Topic: Another repeat scammer heads-up
Replies: 3
Views: 1467

Re: Another repeat scammer heads-up

I just got burned for $60. But have any of you notified the police and attempted to file a crime report? Simply bitching about it does not get these folks (is one or more??) in the crossbar motel. Tomorrow, I will get with the county police department in Parkersburg and see if I can file a formal co...