Some using W4SSB's callsign in reponse ads

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W0XX
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Some using W4SSB's callsign in reponse ads

Post by W0XX » Sun Nov 12, 2017 11:05 pm

Received this email offering (which I never indicated I was looking for) - and note, two different callsigns:

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MANUEL A MASEDA <w4ssb@yahoo.com>
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to me
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For sale great condition full output heathkit sb 220
wired for 220 volts
I would say amp is 9 out of 10 inside and outside
comes with manual
I believe it is in original condition
750.00 shipped if still interested let me know thanks.
W4SSD Manuel


Rcvd email back from the REAL Manuel, he isn't listing or selling any such item. So do a bit of research before you click "SEND" to one of these bogus emails.

mmaseda
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Re: Some using W4SSB's callsign in reponse ads

Post by mmaseda » Wed Nov 15, 2017 4:13 pm

This is the real W4SSB. I have had numerous complaints of this person pretending to be me. If you have any concerns please contact me at my email address listed on QRZ. I don’t use W4SSB@yahoo.com as an email or Paypal address.

Manuel W4SSB

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