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Yeticom Optima 10/11/12 Meter Export Radio reviewed @ cbradiomagazine.com

Discussion in 'CB and Export Equipment and Accessories' started by BOOTY MONSTER, Apr 2, 2011.

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  2. hotrod

    hotrod Well-Known Member

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    sweet radio
     
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  3. hookedon6

    hookedon6 W9WDX Amateur Radio Club Member

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    how much is $475NZD in real money? :eek:
     
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  4. pro151

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    $365.00 (approx)
     
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  5. sp5it

    sp5it Master of puppets

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    Where this narrow filter is located?
    Mike
     
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    GLR Keeping It Good Natured

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    So let's say I wanted one of these, where can I order it?
     
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    VA3ES Old Buzzard

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    I just received mine from from YeticomNZ. I will be putting it through it's paces and will post back my findings. It landed here in Canada at approximately $340.00 with shipping and handling. (Canadian $ = 1 US $ [par])

    A very interesting radio. Dave Donaldson sent me a "Test results and specs" PDF. I have attached it here. I have also attached the latest version of the operating manual. BTW - The front panel escutcheon reads "AM/FM/SSB HF TRANSCEIVER" not "CB".
     

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  8. davegrantsr

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    the lewis family is sitting on a goldmine, yet they keep churning out clones of junk. if they would do this, they would have a winner. from somebody who spent $600 on a loaded ar3500 back in the 80's, i'd certainly consider $340 for one of these. beats a magnum 257hp hands down. just 3db less output and a whole bunch more features for only 90 bucks more. what a deal!
     
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    GLR Keeping It Good Natured

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    I will find a way to purchase one of these...eventually.
     
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    pro151 KB4RMA

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    Not if I get there first! :D
     
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  11. mackmobile43

    mackmobile43 Jock Supporter

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    sexy
     
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    This Radio would make me a great Birthday Gift. Even though that's not until May, So that gives me enough time to search on where to purchase this unit.
     
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    dd18 Davo

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    Dave,
    The radio sounded really good here in the states the day that we talked. I believe you said your were using the stock mic, which it was very clear and sounded really good for a stock.
     
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