Yes, Yaesu no longer has parts for the FT-1000 and 1000D. Only service now
from independent service types. Even the FT-1000MP is no longer serviced by
Yaesu. If you can't troubleshoot the rig then its best to stay away.
----- Original Message -----
From: "John Geiger" <firstname.lastname@example.org>
To: <email@example.com>; <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Sent: Friday, July 23, 2010 1:31 PM
Subject: [Yaesu] Age related problems in FT1000?
>I have started to see some really good deals show up on the Yaesu FT1000
>(the straight 1000, not the MP). If I remember correctly, this model came
>out in 1990, so it is 20 years old or so by now. Are there any common age
>related problems showing up in the FT1000 models?
> 73s John AA5JG
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