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YO3FXL
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Beware of this scammer reloaded

Post by YO3FXL » Tue May 18, 2010 7:47 pm

The scammer strikes again (or maybe a new one), read bellow please. Anyway the real G1EYY has a different email address on qrz.com

"Dear Mihai Gavrila YO3FXL,

You have received a response to your ad, titled "Looking to buy nice Yaesu FL-2100Z amp", that you have running on the QTH.COM Free Ham Radio Classified Ads.

BEFORE GOING ANY FURTHER, you are highly encouraged to:
1) Read our Safe Trading Tips at http://tips.qth.com.
2) Check our Feedback Forum at http://feedback.qth.com to see if the person you are about to deal with has any good or bad feedback from previous dealings.

The response is from:

Name: Dennis Wincup
Callsign: G1EYY
E-mail: denniswincup@gmail.com

The response is:

Hello friend,

I am Dennis Whincup writing from England...I saw your wanted advert and i really want to know if you are still interested,because i have it in a very good condition..Let me know thanks "

W0AAT
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Post by W0AAT » Tue May 18, 2010 10:10 pm

I received an email from this person also. Promptly filed as a scammer.

I am Dennis Whincup writing from England...I saw your wanted advert and i really want to know if you are still interested,because i have it in a very good condition..Let me know thanks


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For your reference, here is a copy of the ad you are responding to:

Listing Number: 820363
Date Ad was Placed: 04/21/10
Name: Mary Brown
Phone Number: email only
Callsign: W0AAT
Category: TOWER

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