Protoboard Radioshack 2022

In terms of this post and Protoboard Radioshack…Radio Shack a lot of you probably believe the shop has been gone for years after all the company applied for insolvency in 2015 and closed most company-owned stores a few years later the key word there is company-owned stores dealer stores that were owned by independent business owners stayed open among them happened to be within an hour and a half drive at my place brand-new holland pennsylvania amish nation here’s some shots of the beyond the radio shack what i truly loved is how the structure sort of resembled a real shack here’s the inside of the radio shack it looks exactly as i keep in mind pretty much any sort of electronic or device can consider this shop probably has the first wall consisted of a lot of cb radios and antennas the wall behind the counter held batteries and chargers as some of you most likely remember to the right of the counter was a wall with some antennas including the infamous antenna i tell individuals not to purchase however they buy it anyhow for those of you who are not knowledgeable about what i think about this design here is a brief clip this model it’s junk junk

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scrap this piece of junk [Music] the model was actually installed outside and hooked into a television set i went through the channels and just as i expected it was not picking up the abc affiliate whtm which transmits on the vhf band this antenna design is known to not carry out well for vhf what’s so ironic lags the buildings were some really great older antenna designs despite my criticism of this antenna design i can comprehend why the owners choose to sell and display it it’s smaller and more consumer friendly the typical individual doesn’t desire a huge antenna on their roofing system despite the much better performance or in this case gaining the harrisburg abc affiliate the next style over had walkie-talkies and some diodes the next design had pretty much any kind of av cable and adapter imaginable this used to be my preferred section because i’m also a wedding videographer and lot of times i would go to a wedding and forget a specific audio cable television required for the microphone throughout the ceremony and there ‘d constantly be a radio shack nearby i could stop at sadly that’s no longer the case another aisle featured fuses battery connectors and a lot of wires here’s a wall of transistors and would you believe accessories for mounting an outdoor antenna mounting brackets amplifiers and even a rotator as i continued down the same wall there were video cables and accessories some two-way radios phone wires phones themselves and smartphone accessories including this actually cool bluetooth cassette adapter it can’t be a radio shack without radios take a look at all of them designs in the middle of the store had cars and truck stereo devices speaker wire ethernet cables computer cables blank media and whoa blank cassette tapes at this radio shack i can actually purchase a cassette deck record onto a blank cassette and if the heads get filthy

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just buy a head cleaner the nostalgia i experienced in the shop 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 shop people would can be found in and state how they couldn’t think what they saw a radio shack with many great items the basic manager notified me that a person person drove all the way from syracuse about 4 hours away just to experience a store i understand many of you are much closer than that so definitely consider travelling to take a look at this radio shack seriously i forgot how amazing it was to patronize one the store has a lots of items i was looking at on amazon but never ever purchased because i never ever saw the physical products however seeing them in person was a totally different experience if you’re within driving range even if it’s a couple of hours certainly think about making a journey to this radio shack it stays in business thanks to assistance of local customers and ideally a few of my audiences thanks to general manager ralph hess and owner steve lowen for permitting me to go to their place make this video both are certified hams so you understand you are getting excellent things at the shop if you wish to connect to either of them here are their call signs i likewise attach them in the description of this video an additional thanks to everyone who supports me on patreon or belongs to my youtube channel if my videos have assisted you cut the cord if you just think they’re cool and wish to support them all getting special advantages such as behind the scenes content access to my videos advertisement for your one day early and direct contact with me go to 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 wants to receive e-mail updates when i post brand-new videos feel free to sign up to my e-mail list i attached a link in the description of the video stay tuned to my youtube channel for more cord cutting antenna relayed videos and perhaps a see to a kmart and have an amazing day. Protoboard Radioshack