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by kb0omq
Tue Aug 20, 2013 9:20 am
Forum: Free For All -- Talk about anything related to Ham Radio.
Topic: Should I buy the Yaesu ft1000mp v or the Icom 775dsp
Replies: 4
Views: 3371

Re: Should I buy the Yaesu ft1000mp v or the Icom 775dsp

The Yeasu is good, but so is the Icom. All Rigs get old so, expect to have problems. If it were I, I would save some money and purchace a new Rig.
by kb0omq
Tue Aug 20, 2013 8:59 am
Forum: Free For All -- Talk about anything related to Ham Radio.
Topic: Don't buy Chinese .....
Replies: 29
Views: 19887

Re: Don't buy Chinese .....

Well ain't this a understatement. Everything I buy at Wal-Mart comes from China. The only Ham Radio Manufactures in The US is Ten-Tec and Elecraft. Martin F Jew sells stuff that comes from Asia Too. I guess that we need to work at getting some new Ham Manufacture building HF rigs. We did for a short...
by kb0omq
Tue Aug 20, 2013 8:50 am
Forum: Free For All -- Talk about anything related to Ham Radio.
Topic: FT 920 Yaesu ????
Replies: 7
Views: 6799

Re: FT 920 Yaesu ????

The Yeasu FT-920 is a excellent Rig, if it has never been Modified. I bought one new and I wish that I'd never sold that one. What I liked about it, it could do everything the FT-1000D could do. Would I buy a used FT-920, yes if it was not Modified. As far as Vertical Antennas go I would settle on a...