[amsat-bb] Re: Radio Pirates

Joe nss at mwt.net
Sat Jan 14 10:11:33 PST 2012

I would have bought one,  Got all the info possible about the guy,  and 
then when got home turned him in to the FCC.


The Original Rolling Ball Clock
Idle Tyme

On 1/14/2012 10:48 AM, Bob Bruninga wrote:
> Went to local flea market today (34F degrees out) for a wwod stove and was shocked to see a guy selling brand-new boxes of VHF and UHF, and Dual band HT's fully programmable from 140 to 170 and 440 to 570 MHz 5 to 7 watts.
> He had several brands and some were even dual band.  Most boxes had chinese instructions.
> Radios were between $65 to $80 each.
> I guess I knew that these were available, but now that they are being sold in large quantities at general (non ham) flea markets, I guess the cat is out of the bag.
> Bob, WB4APR
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