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by w5HEH
Fri Sep 26, 2014 3:52 pm
Forum: Free For All -- Talk about anything related to Ham Radio.
Topic: WHERE DID ALL THE BOXES GO?
Replies: 15
Views: 9502

Re: WHERE DID ALL THE BOXES GO?

Ok, i just bought a TS-930s made in the 80s or 90s ? The old timer told me how he would ship it double boxed and had done it before for a repair. The Radio came perfect , and i am so happy , i was a Ham as a Teen and this Radio is Great ! I did see a repair shop in Texas for these Kenwoods and they ...
by w5HEH
Fri Sep 26, 2014 3:03 pm
Forum: Free For All -- Talk about anything related to Ham Radio.
Topic: cheap source for those just getting started?
Replies: 7
Views: 4744

Re: cheap source for those just getting started?

you need some due diligence and research some older radios that go for a lower amount, and maybe save up a little more to get one you will keep for a long time , like some of the radios suggested , look here has some good deals, put a WTB with your budget, also maybe a Ham will take payments at your...
by w5HEH
Fri Sep 26, 2014 2:31 pm
Forum: Free For All -- Talk about anything related to Ham Radio.
Topic: Why are hams so cheap?
Replies: 11
Views: 7200

Re: Why are hams so cheap?

I think it is because this Hobby got rolling around the depression Era Generation , and they passed on the attitude about a buck is hard to earn . Let's face it , when you buy used with no warranty , chances are it will need something in many cases . It is a hobby and a luxury , a penny saved is a p...