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Re: [at-l] Quarter ounce radio

<bold>Charles Schroeder,schrocw=40msn.com,Internet Gate writes:

</bold><x-quoted>Greetings from another newbie.  I've been monitoring for a=
 month or so now and=20

love it.  Hope to do the AT in a year or two if/when I retire. Just got bac=

=46rom 50 miles day hiking over 6 days in the GSMP.  Only rained Friday morni=

-- rest of the time was excellent weather.=20

A couple of the recent postings talked about checking out 3 or 4 oz. radios=

Flying back to O'Hare a few weeks ago, I found the following in the =22Sky =

store=22? magazine:

=22The World's Smallest FM Radio Produces Big Sound

It hides in your ear and weighs less than a quarter (yes -- 1/4) ounce. -- =

delivers clear reception and fabulous amplified sound.  Digital tuner acces=

the full FM band, from Country to Classical stations.  Features a high qual=

speaker, scan and reset buttons, plus volume control.  Detachable local and=

distance antennas make sure you get every station on the waves.  Includes a=

protective case, ear clip for a snug fit and batteries.  90 day warranty.  =

Size: 1/2=22 x 1/2=22 x 1/4=22.

956020 D  - WORLD'S SMALLEST FM RADIO =2429.95=22

The magazine listed the phone =23 as 1-800-362-5500.  I expect that shippin=

handling, tax is all extra.

I have NOT bought one yet, so can't attest to the quality.

Happy trails,


Chuck Schroeder

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