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Author Topic: VEF-SIGMA 260 1980s USSR Shortwave Radio  (Read 1937 times)

Offline ultravista

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VEF-SIGMA 260 1980s USSR Shortwave Radio
« on: October 23, 2022, 0241 UTC »
I am interested in selling a VEF-SIGMA 260 Shortwave Radio w/Cassette. I have too many radios and no longer use this one. I prefer to sell it to another SWL enthusiast vs. eBay.

I do not know the value and I am open for offers.

Located in Georgia USA.



« Last Edit: October 23, 2022, 1339 UTC by ultravista »

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Re: VEF-SIGMA 260 1980s USSR Shortwave Radio
« Reply #1 on: October 23, 2022, 0254 UTC »
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Re: VEF-SIGMA 260 1980s USSR Shortwave Radio
« Reply #2 on: October 28, 2022, 2359 UTC »
Is this radio worth anything?

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Re: VEF-SIGMA 260 1980s USSR Shortwave Radio
« Reply #3 on: December 04, 2022, 0122 UTC »
Maybe its worth something to an ex-Soviet person who wants one for nostalgia?  Or I bet somebody who likes cassette tapes would love it because its different.  Cassettes are cool vintage now, or at least they were a couple years ago with the coffee drinking, mechanical typewriter toting, lumberjack-clothes-wearing hipsters. 
« Last Edit: December 04, 2022, 0140 UTC by Antennae »
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Re: VEF-SIGMA 260 1980s USSR Shortwave Radio
« Reply #4 on: December 04, 2022, 1640 UTC »
Yeah, I was thinking the same thing.

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Re: VEF-SIGMA 260 1980s USSR Shortwave Radio
« Reply #5 on: December 04, 2022, 1849 UTC »
The label on the back says it cost 311 Rubles. In the 80s that was a lot of money. 
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Re: VEF-SIGMA 260 1980s USSR Shortwave Radio
« Reply #6 on: December 08, 2022, 1923 UTC »
And the wait for one must have been a year or two.

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Re: VEF-SIGMA 260 1980s USSR Shortwave Radio
« Reply #7 on: December 08, 2022, 2107 UTC »
This one has the olympic rings on it so maybe it was made for that market?
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