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by N3KO
Sun Oct 26, 2014 6:16 am
Forum: Free For All -- Talk about anything related to Ham Radio.
Topic: WHERE DID ALL THE BOXES GO?
Replies: 15
Views: 8836

Re: WHERE DID ALL THE BOXES GO?

Original boxes are great. I'm a collector/user of Kenwood Hybrids and it's great to see/find a radio, VFO, tuner or speaker with the original box, styrofoam and plastic cover - if they're in decent shape. The hook is, how was the original carton stored for the past few decades. I recently took posse...
by N3KO
Sun Oct 26, 2014 6:02 am
Forum: Shipping & Packing Discussion
Topic: the worst you have ever received?
Replies: 5
Views: 11107

Re: the worst you have ever received?

Oddly, antenna damage, delivery personnel just loves to jam, crush and bend long narrow boxes. When ever I buy a used radio I request double boxing and will pay extra if they"re using new cartons and packing materials. I also request that the VFO knob be removed so we reduce that getting damaged.