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Author Topic: RE:Sony ICF 2010 MIB on ebay goes for big bucks  (Read 2358 times)

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RE:Sony ICF 2010 MIB on ebay goes for big bucks
« on: April 03, 2016, 1529 UTC »
I can't believe what this sold for! I wish I hadn't sold mine in the 90's.....it was a great portable and the synchronous detection was unique for a portable at that time.
http://www.ebay.com/itm/111948598883?_trksid=p2060353.m1438.l2649&ssPageName=STRK%3AMEBIDX%3AIT
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Re: RE:Sony ICF 2010 MIB on ebay goes for big bucks
« Reply #1 on: April 03, 2016, 1551 UTC »
$982 !!!!!!!

I doubt I could get that for my "heavily used" R7.
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Re: RE:Sony ICF 2010 MIB on ebay goes for big bucks
« Reply #2 on: April 03, 2016, 1814 UTC »
Amazing.

An NRD-545 NIB could probably fund a college education.
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Re: RE:Sony ICF 2010 MIB on ebay goes for big bucks
« Reply #3 on: April 03, 2016, 1827 UTC »
Well, contrary to this extremely rare occurrence, 2010s
are not generally going for this much if they are in new or
near new condition with open box.  And arguably there are
other radios -- notably the Eton E1 -- that actually surpass
the 2010.
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Re: RE:Sony ICF 2010 MIB on ebay goes for big bucks
« Reply #4 on: April 04, 2016, 0332 UTC »
  And arguably there are other radios -- notably the Eton E1 -- that actually surpass
the 2010.

What! May Larry Magne have mercy on your soul.

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Re: RE:Sony ICF 2010 MIB on ebay goes for big bucks
« Reply #5 on: April 05, 2016, 0413 UTC »
Don't forget, the 2010 used an AM stereo decoder IC as part of its sync detector and can easily be modified to receive c-quam transmissions  ;)

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Re: RE:Sony ICF 2010 MIB on ebay goes for big bucks
« Reply #6 on: April 05, 2016, 1253 UTC »
I wonder how much Jay Smilkstien's uber-modified ICF-2010 would fetch?

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Re: RE:Sony ICF 2010 MIB on ebay goes for big bucks
« Reply #7 on: April 05, 2016, 1319 UTC »
I wonder how much Jay Smilkstien's uber-modified ICF-2010 would fetch?

Much more if a QSL from reception of WABC in the Mt Kisco A&P was included.
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Re: RE:Sony ICF 2010 MIB on ebay goes for big bucks
« Reply #8 on: April 06, 2016, 0801 UTC »
I wonder how much Jay Smilkstien's uber-modified ICF-2010 would fetch?

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