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Re: [RFI] Gilding the outlet?

To: <rfi@contesting.com>, "Pete Smith" <n4zr@contesting.com>
Subject: Re: [RFI] Gilding the outlet?
From: "Michael Tope" <W4EF@dellroy.com>
Date: Wed, 26 Dec 2007 13:57:21 -0800
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----- Original Message ----- 
From: "Pete Smith" <n4zr@contesting.com>
To: <rfi@contesting.com>
Sent: Wednesday, December 26, 2007 12:37 PM
Subject: [RFI] Gilding the outlet?

> In the sp[irit of the holiday season, I just ran across a catalog listing
> for an audiophile-grade duplex power outlet (you know, like the ones you
> get at Home Depot for 79 cents).
> But wait ... this one has oxygen-free, 24-carat gold plating inside the
> contacts and (the piece de resistance) a gold plated, solid brass mounting
> strap.
> And it's only $147.72.
> 73, Pete N4ZR

LOL !!

Talk about profit margin.

I think this is proof that you don't necessarily have to be smart to be 
(there is hope for me yet).

Happy Holidays,

Mike W4EF........................

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