RE: Buy hose cheap 10M Rigs Now (sic)

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From: Frank G3YCC (g3ycc@enterprise.net)
Date: Sat Nov 02 1996 - 05:18:46 EST


Yes, we are poorly done by. A few years ago, I obtained a multimode
that covered all of our 10m band and CB for 35 pounds. It worked
great. I had super QSOs into Africa etc on low power SSB and a simple
antenna. Then I was informed I could apply for official
verification/certification for the rig from the licensing
authorities,
- WRONG! They informed me to either:
1 to disable the rig and discard
2 to send them the rig for disposal
I must NOT use the rig for any purposes (including amateur use on
amateur bands!)
I wish I hadn't asked them now! I got rid of it, pity.
The moral of the story? The twelfth commandment: thou shall not be
found out.
And Britain is supposed to support amateur radio!
Cheers.
72/3
Frank G3YCC GQRP 042
QRP Web pages: http://homepages.enterprise.net/g3ycc/


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