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by wx1f
Sat Sep 15, 2012 6:13 pm
Forum: Free For All -- Talk about anything related to Ham Radio.
Topic: WHERE DID ALL THE BOXES GO?
Replies: 15
Views: 8570

saving boxes

Oh right!! I only save Ham radio stuff boxes! The other house stuff will just get replaced when it dies...I'll never ship a computer or clock radio anywhere!
by wx1f
Sat Sep 15, 2012 5:42 pm
Forum: Free For All -- Talk about anything related to Ham Radio.
Topic: WHERE DID ALL THE BOXES GO?
Replies: 15
Views: 8570

Lost boxes

Hmmm..good question. Well...if you can buy that much ham gear...then you should also be able to afford a place big enough to store a couple boxes!!
As for me...I have one rig....thus its box fits in one of the tiny closets of my tiny house!!
by wx1f
Sat Sep 15, 2012 3:36 pm
Forum: Free For All -- Talk about anything related to Ham Radio.
Topic: WHERE DID ALL THE BOXES GO?
Replies: 15
Views: 8570

WHERE DID ALL THE BOXES GO?

Can anyone explain to me, why most ham equipment sellers "don't have the box or lost the box"? Here you have, really nice and most often very expensive stuff and the box is lost!! Sometimes even the manual!! I'm astounded!! Don't they know that if they ever have to ship their stuff, the best and saf...
by wx1f
Sat Aug 25, 2012 1:41 pm
Forum: QTH.com Classifieds Discussion
Topic: NIB?
Replies: 2
Views: 3515

NIB

Also means all the factory seals are unbroken and still in place. Not steamed off and retaped back on!
by wx1f
Fri Dec 16, 2011 2:14 am
Forum: Feedback Forum
Topic: NS6C Dennis The Best of Buyers!
Replies: 0
Views: 652

NS6C Dennis The Best of Buyers!

Dennis bought a rig from me recently. He sent the payment so fast, I thought he lived next door instead of across country! It was a pleasure doing business with someone who keeps his word. :D
by wx1f
Sat Jun 11, 2011 10:59 am
Forum: Feedback Forum
Topic: ka9wtt ... a man of his word!
Replies: 0
Views: 687

ka9wtt ... a man of his word!

Victor sold me a great little rig. Exactly as described, fast shipping and tracking. A man of his word. I'd buy from him again without hesitation!
by wx1f
Wed Nov 17, 2010 3:25 pm
Forum: Feedback Forum
Topic: K9UZZ Herb his word is no good
Replies: 15
Views: 6769

Re: how this was resolved

Herb did in fact arrive in Florida WITH The radio and matching speaker- although the radio was advertised as an 850S Herb mentioned he found a box for an 850 tuner at his estate purchase location- and the box was empty. The tuner was- in fact- installed in the radio. Herb turned out to be a gentlem...
by wx1f
Sun Nov 14, 2010 2:02 pm
Forum: QTH.com Classifieds Discussion
Topic: How do you all feel about this!!
Replies: 9
Views: 6749

Re: How do you all feel about this!!

I have a couple of Radios for sale and have had some contacts on them but nothing firm. But what bugs me is those who enquire and you give them the info they asked, and rather than them reply with a simple sorry not what i was hoping for or words along those lines they just do not contact you any m...
by wx1f
Thu Sep 23, 2010 12:13 pm
Forum: Feedback Forum
Topic: kc8gcr Great seller
Replies: 0
Views: 894

kc8gcr Great seller

Just bought an Icom SM-6 desk mic from Glen. It was like new and he shipped fast!! I highly recommend him as a person to buy from! :D
by wx1f
Wed Jun 30, 2010 11:05 am
Forum: Feedback Forum
Topic: My Experience with Avvid
Replies: 7
Views: 3467

k8cpa

Chucky Chucky Chucky ...
AGoogle search showed me you aint happy about anything or anyone! Good thing I saw this post...cause now I will NEVER repair, buy or sell anything with you. Too bad a great guy like Cliff got blind-sided by you.
by wx1f
Mon Jun 07, 2010 3:55 am
Forum: Feedback Forum
Topic: David KD8KBI A man of his word!!
Replies: 0
Views: 787

David KD8KBI A man of his word!!

David is the best man to work a deal and I'll go back to him in a New York Second!! :D
by wx1f
Sun May 30, 2010 12:50 pm
Forum: Free For All -- Talk about anything related to Ham Radio.
Topic: Understanding Electrical Wiring
Replies: 4
Views: 2868

Re: Understanding Electrical Wiring

kb5kwo wrote:I am in need of some easy reading to help me understand electrical wiring. I'm interested in current flow through house wiring etc...

book titles or web site recommendations appreciated..

thanks
This web site should help.
http://www.thecircuitdetective.com/tourcircuit.htm
by wx1f
Tue May 25, 2010 1:31 am
Forum: Feedback Forum
Topic: k0ivk
Replies: 6
Views: 2857

Re: amp

joe i know my radio and it was 5w output..i've used amps before.the amp was'nt working sure it output was ok.it just was'nt unkeying .had to shut amp off.anyway its gone to repair shop.i know one thing you want get my busniss no more..i can't say for others.. 73 ray n5iz Normal Tx power on SSB is 2...
by wx1f
Sat May 08, 2010 1:37 pm
Forum: Feedback Forum
Topic: KD8FZH Mark Clay Sr. BEWARE
Replies: 13
Views: 6363

Re: I AM AFRAID THE SAME IS GOING TO HAPPEN

kd8fzh wrote:Conclusively, why isn't anyone ordering anything now; what's changed? I have not cheated anybody. Ever since this first mis-understanding, thus, I have been unable to sell anything.

Sincerely:
KD8FZH
You're such a really nice guy...I don't understand why anyone would cease buying from you.
by wx1f
Tue May 04, 2010 2:43 pm
Forum: Feedback Forum
Topic: REMOVING SMOKE SMELL FROM RADIOS
Replies: 4
Views: 2159

Re: REMOVING SMOKE SMELL FROM RADIOS

W4PIG wrote:can anybody give me any information on how to remove the smell of cigarette smoke smell from radios 73s dew4pig
One wash cycle and two drying cycles in your dishwasher. Makes em squeaky clean and smelling nice. Of course....it will never work again but at least the smoke smell is gone. :twisted:
by wx1f
Mon May 03, 2010 8:10 pm
Forum: Feedback Forum
Topic: KE4IFK no return email
Replies: 9
Views: 3823

You know your right I could call, but when somebody does put an email address down why should I have to spend the extra money for a long distance call. Cheers Don VA3EE/ VE3GNX Because your emails to him may be going into his spam folder. My ISP did it to lots of my email, until I got them to make ...
by wx1f
Mon May 03, 2010 12:38 pm
Forum: Feedback Forum
Topic: KE4IFK no return email
Replies: 9
Views: 3823

Well I guess with nothing being heard on personal email or here I will assume that Denny has no intentions of dealing with me. To bad really I could have used the knobs or other parts for my 348-Q. I just don't understand people that list but will not answer when you send them a response :roll: . I...
by wx1f
Thu Apr 08, 2010 2:45 am
Forum: Feedback Forum
Topic: WX1F- trade IC718 for my IC706MKIIg
Replies: 1
Views: 1256

John K7ZSK Great trader!

John was very accommodating and his rig was like new. I am very pleased with our trade. :D
by wx1f
Thu Apr 01, 2010 9:52 pm
Forum: Feedback Forum
Topic: Robert VE7BDO Great Seller
Replies: 0
Views: 938

Robert VE7BDO Great Seller

I'm very pleased with the mint Kenwood MC-60A desk mic that I purchased from Robert. He packed well and shipped fast. I will not hesitate to deal with him again in the future.. :D
by wx1f
Sat Mar 27, 2010 11:09 am
Forum: Feedback Forum
Topic: Ebay listings on QTH
Replies: 14
Views: 5427

KG8LB wrote:Then again no one is forcing any person to read those ads.
Give me a break!! The fact they are posting here is an affront to Scott.
by wx1f
Fri Mar 26, 2010 11:00 am
Forum: Feedback Forum
Topic: MARTYN AT RADIO MART ON EBAY
Replies: 6
Views: 3356

Re: MARTYN AT RADIO MART ON EBAY

BEFORE REALIZING WHO I SOLD MY RADIO TO HE GOT IT. AFTER SHORT TIME I REALIZED VIA CONTACTS ON EBAY AND THING'S HE TOLD DURING SALE I MADE TO HIM HE IS A VERY DISHONEST P.O.S WHO IS ONLY OUT TO MAKE A BUCK, NOT THAT THERE IS ANYTHING WRONG WITH MAKING MONEY BUT IF LIES AND FALSE ADVERTISING ARE HOW...
by wx1f
Tue Mar 16, 2010 6:52 pm
Forum: Feedback Forum
Topic: Dan N1NIC Great Seller!
Replies: 0
Views: 988

Dan N1NIC Great Seller!

I am very pleased with my recent purchase from Dan. He packed well and shipped fast!
by wx1f
Mon Mar 15, 2010 3:29 am
Forum: What's it worth?
Topic: Commander II (2 Meter Amplifier)
Replies: 1
Views: 2372

Re: Commander II (2 Meter Amplifier)

K8PDQ wrote:I may let my Commander II Amp go. I have used it maybe less than 6 hours.

I'm looking for feedback on what it's worth :?:

Tnx,
Stan
This one sold for $1600:
http://sites.google.com/a/wildblue.net/ ... -amplifier
by wx1f
Mon Mar 08, 2010 10:06 pm
Forum: Feedback Forum
Topic: AMPHF - Ameritron AL-811H 800W - SCAM
Replies: 2
Views: 2191

They're even saying that they are on "vacation"...so send your rig to their new address which is not the same as QRZ!!!
by wx1f
Mon Mar 08, 2010 10:03 pm
Forum: Feedback Forum
Topic: More Spammers replying to QTH adds
Replies: 1
Views: 1253

THAT BOZO EMAILED ME THRU MY AD, TOO !!! HAHAHA!! I USED MY "DELETE" BUTTON FOR FULL EFFECT, TOO! :twisted: