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by K7WXW
Wed Dec 07, 2016 7:27 pm
Forum: Feedback Forum
Topic: NX8Z, straight arrow trader
Replies: 0
Views: 253

NX8Z, straight arrow trader

Jim Stephens, NX8Z, recently sold me an immaculate FT-897D. From beginning to end, he was a pleasure to deal with: he was clear on what he was selling and the cost, answered questions quickly, and was not offended by my wish to do diligence before making a deal. He shipped the rig within twenty-four...
by K7WXW
Wed Nov 30, 2016 2:40 pm
Forum: Scammer Reports
Topic: KJ4VHS hijacked
Replies: 0
Views: 646

KJ4VHS hijacked

A scammer with an IP address in New York City is using aaron aranga's KJ4VHS call sign and the email address aaronaragonkj4vhs@gmail.com.
by K7WXW
Mon Nov 28, 2016 5:21 pm
Forum: Safe Trading Tips
Topic: my simple rules for buying and selling.
Replies: 0
Views: 1278

my simple rules for buying and selling.

Almost all of the equipment (ham and otherwise) I have is used. I buy "previously owned" gear for lots of reasons: I like saving money and helping out other hams, prefer well-reviewed and broadly used equipment, and want to do my bit to keep electronics from going into landfills. As a result, I spen...
by K7WXW
Mon Nov 28, 2016 5:09 pm
Forum: Scammer Reports
Topic: KB9KQU hijacked
Replies: 0
Views: 514

KB9KQU hijacked

A scammer is posing as KB9KQU. He responded to a WTB ad I posted. A quick check of his credentials showed that his email address merely added a digit to the email address of KB9KQU. The fact that the equipment photos he sent me included a photo of an instruction manual with the name of a different h...
by K7WXW
Mon Nov 28, 2016 5:06 pm
Forum: Scammer Reports
Topic: KI5OO hijacked
Replies: 0
Views: 517

KI5OO hijacked

A scammer, out of Russia, is posing as KI5OO. He responded to a WTB ad I posted. A quick check of his credentials showed that his email address used a Russian server and a follow up contact to KI5OO confirmed that he had no equipment for sale. The fact that the equipment photos he sent me had obviou...