Radioshack Crystal Radio 2022

In terms of this post and Radioshack Crystal Radio…Radio Shack a number of you most likely believe the store has been chosen years after all the business declared personal bankruptcy in 2015 and closed most company-owned stores a few years later on the keyword there is company-owned shops dealer stores that were owned by independent entrepreneur stayed open among them occurred to be within an hour and a half drive at my area new holland pennsylvania amish country here’s some shots of the outside of the radio shack what i really liked is how the building kind of resembled an actual shack here’s the within the radio shack it looks exactly as i remember pretty much any type of electronic or device can think of this shop most likely has the first wall consisted of a lot of cb radios and antennas the wall behind the counter held batteries and battery chargers as a few of you most likely remember to the right of the counter was a wall with some antennas including the infamous antenna i inform people not to buy but they buy it anyway for those of you who are not familiar with what i think of this design here is a short clip this design it’s scrap junk

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scrap this piece of junk [Music] the model was in fact installed outdoors and hooked into a television set i went through the channels and just as i expected it was not getting the abc affiliate whtm which broadcasts on the vhf band this antenna design is understood to not carry out well for vhf what’s so ironic is behind the structures were some really great older antenna designs despite my criticism of this antenna design i can comprehend why the owners decide to offer and display it it’s smaller and more customer friendly the average individual doesn’t desire a big antenna on their roofing system in spite of 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 practically any type of av cable television and adapter possible this utilized to be my preferred area since i’m also a wedding videographer and sometimes i would go to a wedding event and forget a specific audio cable television needed for the microphone during the event and there ‘d constantly be a radio shack neighboring i could 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 believe accessories for mounting an outdoor antenna installing brackets amplifiers and even a rotator as i continued down the very same wall there were video cables and devices some two-way radios phone wires phones themselves and smartphone accessories 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 automobile stereo accessories speaker wire ethernet cables computer cable televisions 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 unclean

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simply buy a head cleaner the fond memories i experienced in the shop can’t be entirely shared in this video alone you truly need to see it for yourself the whole time i was at the store people would be available in and state how they could not think what they saw a radio shack with many fantastic products the general manager informed me that a person person drove all the way from syracuse about 4 hours away just to experience a shop i know a lot of you are much closer than that so definitely think about taking a trip to take a look at this radio shack seriously i forgot how amazing it was to shop at one the shop has a ton of items i was taking a look at on amazon but never ever bought since i never ever saw the physical items however seeing them personally was a totally different experience if you’re within driving distance even if it’s a few hours definitely think about making a journey to this radio shack it stays in business thanks to assistance of regional clients and hopefully some of my audiences thanks to basic manager ralph hess and owner steve lowen for enabling me to go to their location make this video both are licensed hams so you know you are getting good things at the store if you want to reach out to either of them here are their call signs i likewise connect them in the description of this video an additional thanks to everybody who supports me on patreon or is a member of my youtube channel if my videos have helped you cut the cord if you simply believe they’re cool and would like to support them all acquiring unique advantages such as behind the scenes content access to my videos advertisement 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 email updates when i post brand-new videos feel free to register to my email list i attached a link in the description of the video remain tuned to my youtube channel for more cable cutting antenna relayed videos and perhaps a visit to a kmart and have an amazing day. Radioshack Crystal Radio