278-017 Radioshack 2022

In terms of this post and 278-017 Radioshack…Radio Shack a number of you probably think the store has actually been gone for years after all the business filed for insolvency in 2015 and closed most company-owned stores a few years later on the key word there is company-owned shops dealer stores that were owned by independent entrepreneur stayed open one of them occurred to be within a half and an hour drive at my location brand-new holland pennsylvania amish country here’s some shots of the beyond the radio shack what i truly liked is how the building kind of looked like a real shack here’s the inside of the radio shack it looks exactly as i remember pretty much any type of electronic or device can think of this shop probably has the first wall included a lot of cb radios and antennas the wall behind the counter held batteries and battery chargers as some of you probably remember to the right of the counter was a wall with some antennas including the notorious antenna i inform individuals not to buy but they buy it anyway for those of you who are not knowledgeable about what i think about this model here is a short clip this model it’s scrap junk

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scrap this piece of junk [Music] the design was in fact installed outdoors and hooked into a television set i went through the channels and just as i anticipated it was not picking up the abc affiliate whtm which transmits on the vhf band this antenna model is known to not carry out well for vhf what’s so ironic lags the buildings were some actually excellent older antenna designs regardless of my criticism of this antenna design i can comprehend why the owners decide to sell and show it it’s smaller and more consumer friendly the typical individual does not desire a huge antenna on their roof regardless of the better efficiency or in this case gaining the harrisburg abc affiliate the next style over had walkie-talkies and some diodes the next style had basically any sort of av cable and adapter possible this used to be my favorite section since i’m also a wedding videographer and sometimes i would go to a wedding event and forget a particular audio cable television required for the microphone during the event and there ‘d constantly be a radio shack neighboring i might stop at regrettably that’s no longer the case another aisle featured fuses battery adapters and a bunch of wires here’s a wall of transistors and would you think accessories for installing an outside antenna mounting brackets amplifiers and even a rotator as i continued down the same wall there were video cables and devices some walkie-talkies phone wires phones themselves and smartphone devices including this really cool bluetooth cassette adapter it can’t be a radio shack without radios look at all of them styles in the middle of the shop had vehicle stereo devices speaker wire ethernet cable televisions computer cables blank media and whoa blank cassette tapes at this radio shack i can actually buy a cassette deck record onto a blank cassette and if the heads get dirty

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simply buy a head cleaner the nostalgia i experienced in the store can’t be completely shared in this video alone you really have to see it on your own the whole time i was at the store people would can be found in and state how they couldn’t believe what they saw a radio shack with a lot of excellent items the general supervisor notified me that a person individual drove all the way from syracuse about four hours away just to experience a shop i understand a number of you are much closer than that so absolutely consider travelling to check out this radio shack seriously i forgot how awesome it was to shop at one the shop has a lots of items i was looking at on amazon however never ever purchased since i never saw the physical items but seeing them in person was a totally different experience if you’re within driving distance even if it’s a few hours certainly think about making a trip to this radio shack it remains in business thanks to assistance of regional customers and ideally a few of my viewers thanks to basic manager ralph hess and owner steve lowen for enabling me to go to their place make this video both are licensed hams so you know you are getting great things at the store if you want to reach out to either of them here are their call signs i also connect them in the description of this video an additional thanks to everybody who supports me on patreon or belongs to my youtube channel if my videos have helped you cut the cable if you just think they’re cool and wish to support them all getting exclusive advantages such as behind the scenes content access to my videos ad for your one day early and direct contact with me check out patreon.com forward slash antennaman or click the join button this video if you’re on facebook you can like my facebook page at facebook.com forward slash antennaman pa if you’re not on facebook wishes to receive e-mail updates when i publish new videos do not hesitate to register to my e-mail list i attached a link in the description of the video remain tuned to my youtube channel for more cord cutting antenna communicated videos and possibly a see to a kmart and have an amazing day. 278-017 Radioshack