10+?????

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N9LCD
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10+?????

Post by N9LCD » Tue May 22, 2012 3:13 am

Saw an ad for a rig on another website. The seller said "This radio is 10+".

Given that it's not a typo and a brand new, never used, straight from the box rig is a "10" , is this seller's rig "better than new"?

N9LCD

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NM7L
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Post by NM7L » Tue May 22, 2012 4:41 pm

The rig's condition improves in the presence of the seller.
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W9RGY
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Post by W9RGY » Tue May 22, 2012 5:58 pm

That's 'cause he gives 110%

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Post by ng9r » Mon Jun 04, 2012 11:57 pm

They had the "golden screwdriver" in it

W4AIN
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!0+ rating

Post by W4AIN » Mon Jul 02, 2012 9:43 am

It is easy to have an item that is rated as 10+

The trick to this is that the rating system used is 0 - 100, not the 0 - 10 that we so often use. If someone tells me that an item I am interested in purchasing is rated as a number, then I make certain to ask what their rating is based on (0-5, 0-10, 0-100 or whatever).

Never assume that everyone uses the same rating system. There are those that are after your money and if they sell you something rated as an 8 make sure that it is rated as 8/10.

As always, buyer beware.

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