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by ddurgin
Sun Aug 31, 2008 12:24 am
Forum: QTH.com Classifieds Discussion
Topic: The QTH Curse-Is buying/selling on QTH bad for one's health?
Replies: 9
Views: 9030

the qth curse..... good for some bad for others....

Well, if I was a thief, and the guy said he was in the hospital, it sounds to me like a good time to go and rob his house, and get everything for free!
by ddurgin
Sun Aug 31, 2008 12:20 am
Forum: QTH.com Classifieds Discussion
Topic: CB Lingo (Arrggghhhh!!!)
Replies: 24
Views: 23760

cb lingo

I'm just waiting to hear "breaker, breaker 19, when 10 meters opens up again !
I would like to think that if you lived in Spain, then you better speak Spanish... When in Rome, do as the Romans do.
Otherwise, you might find yourself in the Gladiator arena !!!
by ddurgin
Sun Aug 31, 2008 12:15 am
Forum: QTH.com Classifieds Discussion
Topic: Have some of you never heard of a spell checker?
Replies: 14
Views: 11817

spell checker bad, or they just don't know English !

If I get an email with broken English entirely, I immediately get a picture of whom I'm talking to and where they are from... Helps immensely when it is a scammy deal, also..
by ddurgin
Sun Aug 31, 2008 12:10 am
Forum: QTH.com Classifieds Discussion
Topic: Asking... FIRM!
Replies: 2
Views: 3777

cash is NOT a credit card!

That reminds me of the guy who says he will pay in cash, for a little discount, and then proceeds to hang you with a check or credit card, or really sadly, Paypal !
by ddurgin
Sun Aug 31, 2008 12:05 am
Forum: QTH.com Classifieds Discussion
Topic: Please help me!!
Replies: 5
Views: 5575

thanks for the help....

If they can't even give you a "free" thank you, then email them and ask for money for you services !!! That'll surely get a quick response !!!
by ddurgin
Sat Aug 30, 2008 11:57 pm
Forum: QTH.com Classifieds Discussion
Topic: Is it unreasonable ?
Replies: 5
Views: 5160

ship to a p. o. box ??

I live here in a very rural area on big island Hawaii. There is no postal delivery here. We only have p o boxes. Sorry I don't live within walking distance of a post office, like I guess everyone in America does..... But I do have a telephone, and I do speak English, so I guess if you're to lazy to ...
by ddurgin
Sat Aug 30, 2008 11:36 pm
Forum: QTH.com Classifieds Discussion
Topic: POLL: How do you feel about Classified eBay ads?
Replies: 19
Views: 19081

ebay junk on qth.com ?

How greedy are you fellow hams getting, anyway ?? You want both ends and the middle. You expect to place your ad on this site, for free, yet pay all the ebay fees and paypal for the privlege of selling your item. If you priced your stuff at what it is REALLY worth, it would sell here. If you're look...
by ddurgin
Sat Aug 30, 2008 10:32 pm
Forum: QTH.com Classifieds Discussion
Topic: Ham Operator GREED
Replies: 56
Views: 48392

I'm sure ebay is partly to blame for top dollar prices.

Just recently had an experience with greedy ham & his "angels of mercy" club. A now silent key had left equipment to his son and daughter who just wanted rid of it. They set prices on a public listing, and several people agreed to buy, and indeed did. Before anyone could purchase much of anything el...