Announced in Dayton?


kitdalton_page <kitdalton_page@...>
 

I guess this rig will be announced in Dayton assuming it's not an adobe
Photoshop hoax? Any speculation to share out there?


Keith LaBorde - K4KAL <k4kal@...>
 

I'm not saying this is a hoax...
But didn't Icom already use the IC-7000 name for a receiver already?
 
Keith, K4KAL

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Subject: [ic7000] Announced in Dayton?


I guess this rig will be announced in Dayton assuming it's not an adobe
Photoshop hoax? Any speculation to share out there?








Dr. Howard S. White <drpaper@...>
 

IC-7000 is likely the EU number...

The US Number will likely be IC-7XX where XX is to be determined.

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----- Original Message -----
From: Keith LaBorde - K4KAL
To: ic7000@yahoogroups.com
Sent: Tuesday, February 15, 2005 12:35 PM
Subject: Re: [ic7000] Announced in Dayton?


I'm not saying this is a hoax...
But didn't Icom already use the IC-7000 name for a receiver already?

Keith, K4KAL
----- Original Message -----
From: kitdalton_page
To: ic7000@yahoogroups.com
Sent: Tuesday, February 15, 2005 2:23 PM
Subject: [ic7000] Announced in Dayton?



I guess this rig will be announced in Dayton assuming it's not an adobe
Photoshop hoax? Any speculation to share out there?








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Peter Sidler - HB9PJT
 

Not shure. What is the number for the IC-7800 in the States? ;-))

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IC-7000 is likely the EU number...

The US Number will likely be IC-7XX where XX is to be determined.

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----- Original Message -----
From: Keith LaBorde - K4KAL
To: ic7000@yahoogroups.com
Sent: Tuesday, February 15, 2005 12:35 PM
Subject: Re: [ic7000] Announced in Dayton?


I'm not saying this is a hoax...
But didn't Icom already use the IC-7000 name for a receiver
already?

Keith, K4KAL
----- Original Message -----
From: kitdalton_page
To: ic7000@yahoogroups.com
Sent: Tuesday, February 15, 2005 2:23 PM
Subject: [ic7000] Announced in Dayton?



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Paul Manuel <k4pdm@...>
 

--- "Dr. Howard S. White" <drpaper@msn.com> wrote:
IC-7000 is likely the EU number...
The US Number will likely be IC-7XX where XX is to be determined.
I was going to bring up this possibility. Also, don't forget that the
receiver has an "R" before the 7000.
My guess is, since ICOM seems to be edging closer to using the same model
designator worldwide, that it will use the same designator here as
elsewhere, although who really knows...? It might end up not being IC-7000
anywhere!

Thanks for the group, guys!
73,
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nm9p <nm9p@...>
 

I remember hearing from my brother (a manager at Radio Shack at the
time) about 15 years ago Radio Shack was planning the release of a new
piece of equipment (a Ham Rig or a computer, I can't remember).

They started one of these vapor-ware rumor-mills and monitored the
discussion. When it seemed as though everybody was "sure" what
features it should have, the top execs said......"OK, build it like
that..."

They sold a bunch of them! 'Cause they gave people what they wanted.

Could it be that Icom is dong the same.....?

Ken - NM9P


--- In ic7000@yahoogroups.com, "Keith LaBorde - K4KAL" <k4kal@a...> wrote:
I'm not saying this is a hoax...
But didn't Icom already use the IC-7000 name for a receiver already?

Keith, K4KAL
----- Original Message -----
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To: ic7000@yahoogroups.com
Sent: Tuesday, February 15, 2005 2:23 PM
Subject: [ic7000] Announced in Dayton?



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Eduardo Affonso <e.affonso@...>
 

That would be a good marketing idea, but I don't really tnink so as
it seems to me (IMHO) that guessing or knowing what we users expect
is not that difficult. However the difficult part is to materialize
the wishes into real radio with real consumer's small pocket
availability, thus selling good quantities and assuring net margins
at the manufacturer's expectations levels.

73 - PU2VGA

--- In ic7000@yahoogroups.com, "nm9p" <nm9p@y...> wrote:

I remember hearing from my brother (a manager at Radio Shack at the
time) about 15 years ago Radio Shack was planning the release of a
new
piece of equipment (a Ham Rig or a computer, I can't remember).

They started one of these vapor-ware rumor-mills and monitored the
discussion. When it seemed as though everybody was "sure" what
features it should have, the top execs said......"OK, build it like
that..."

They sold a bunch of them! 'Cause they gave people what they
wanted.

Could it be that Icom is dong the same.....?

Ken - NM9P


--- In ic7000@yahoogroups.com, "Keith LaBorde - K4KAL"
<k4kal@a...> wrote:
I'm not saying this is a hoax...
But didn't Icom already use the IC-7000 name for a receiver
already?

Keith, K4KAL
----- Original Message -----
From: kitdalton_page
To: ic7000@yahoogroups.com
Sent: Tuesday, February 15, 2005 2:23 PM
Subject: [ic7000] Announced in Dayton?



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Adam Farson
 

Hi Ken,

Only time will tell. If the worst case comes to pass and the product does a
no-show, I am sure there will be no hard feelings on our part!

Cheers for now, 73,
Adam VA7OJ/AB4OJ

-----Original Message-----
From: nm9p [mailto:nm9p@yahoo.com]
Sent: 17 February 2005 19:53
To: ic7000@yahoogroups.com
Subject: [ic7000] Re: Announced in Dayton?



I remember hearing from my brother (a manager at Radio Shack at the
time) about 15 years ago Radio Shack was planning the release of a new piece
of equipment (a Ham Rig or a computer, I can't remember).

They started one of these vapor-ware rumor-mills and monitored the
discussion. When it seemed as though everybody was "sure" what features it
should have, the top execs said......"OK, build it like that..."

They sold a bunch of them! 'Cause they gave people what they wanted.

Could it be that Icom is dong the same.....?

Ken - NM9P



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Eduardo Affonso <e.affonso@...>
 

I spoke to Icom France (Country from where we first saw the ad) and
they confirmed that they expect to have more info shortly and that
the radio would see its days before the end of this semester.

By experience with the french market, it always takes longer than
expected but for the facts I have seen, I do believe there will
actually be one available this year.

Eduardo - F/PU2VGA

--- In ic7000@yahoogroups.com, Adam Farson <farson@s...> wrote:
Hi Ken,

Only time will tell. If the worst case comes to pass and the
product does a
no-show, I am sure there will be no hard feelings on our part!

Cheers for now, 73,
Adam VA7OJ/AB4OJ


-----Original Message-----
From: nm9p [mailto:nm9p@y...]
Sent: 17 February 2005 19:53
To: ic7000@yahoogroups.com
Subject: [ic7000] Re: Announced in Dayton?



I remember hearing from my brother (a manager at Radio Shack at the
time) about 15 years ago Radio Shack was planning the release of a
new piece
of equipment (a Ham Rig or a computer, I can't remember).

They started one of these vapor-ware rumor-mills and monitored the
discussion. When it seemed as though everybody was "sure" what
features it
should have, the top execs said......"OK, build it like that..."

They sold a bunch of them! 'Cause they gave people what they
wanted.

Could it be that Icom is dong the same.....?

Ken - NM9P



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George Matyaszek <matecom@...>
 

Are there any size specs on this radio yet? I wonder if it's going to be larger,
smaller or about the
same size as the 706 series.

George
KB9YUR


nm9p wrote:

I remember hearing from my brother (a manager at Radio Shack at the
time) about 15 years ago Radio Shack was planning the release of a new
piece of equipment (a Ham Rig or a computer, I can't remember).

They started one of these vapor-ware rumor-mills and monitored the
discussion. When it seemed as though everybody was "sure" what
features it should have, the top execs said......"OK, build it like
that..."

They sold a bunch of them! 'Cause they gave people what they wanted.

Could it be that Icom is dong the same.....?

Ken - NM9P

--- In ic7000@yahoogroups.com, "Keith LaBorde - K4KAL" <k4kal@a...> wrote:
I'm not saying this is a hoax...
But didn't Icom already use the IC-7000 name for a receiver already?

Keith, K4KAL
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To: ic7000@yahoogroups.com
Sent: Tuesday, February 15, 2005 2:23 PM
Subject: [ic7000] Announced in Dayton?



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Alan NV8A (ex. AB2OS) <nv8a@...>
 

20cm (less than an inch) shorter (front to back??), according to the orig. French article.

Alan NV8A


On 02/18/05 06:27 am George Matyaszek tossed the following ingredients into the ever-growing pot of cybersoup:

Are there any size specs on this radio yet? I wonder if it's going to be larger,
smaller or about the
same size as the 706 series.


Adam Farson
 

Hi Alan,

That's 20mm (approx. 0.8"). 20cm is about 8".

(I grew up with the metric system. "Ye kynges ffoote" joined the stable much
later in my life.)

Cheers for now, 73,
Adam VA7OJ/AB4OJ

-----Original Message-----
From: Alan NV8A (ex. AB2OS) [mailto:nv8a@att.net]
Sent: 18 February 2005 10:19
To: ic7000@yahoogroups.com
Subject: Re: [ic7000] Re: Announced in Dayton?


20cm (less than an inch) shorter (front to back??), according to the orig.
French article.

Alan NV8A


On 02/18/05 06:27 am George Matyaszek tossed the following ingredients into
the ever-growing pot of cybersoup:


Are there any size specs on this radio yet? I wonder if it's going to
be larger, smaller or about the same size as the 706 series.



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Alan NV8A (ex. AB2OS) <nv8a@...>
 

Arrgh!! You're right. And I am a firm believer in the metric system, even though living in the USA. My Dutch-born mother-in-law says that if she could learn the US system at age 40+, everyone else can learn the metric system if they start in school.

Alan NV8A
(who grew up in the UK, learning about such arcane measures as chains and "rods, poles or perches")


On 02/18/05 01:51 pm Adam Farson tossed the following ingredients into the ever-growing pot of cybersoup:

That's 20mm (approx. 0.8"). 20cm is about 8".
(I grew up with the metric system. "Ye kynges ffoote" joined the stable much
later in my life.)
20cm (less than an inch) shorter (front to back??), according to the orig.
French article.
Are there any size specs on this radio yet? I wonder if it's going to be larger, smaller or about the same size as the 706 series.


PA3DUV
 

You must have had a happy childhood Adam.
We still use metric on this side of the pond;-))
Cheers, Dick Knol
PA3DUV

----- Original Message -----
From: Adam Farson
To: ic7000@yahoogroups.com
Sent: Friday, February 18, 2005 7:51 PM
Subject: RE: [ic7000] Re: Announced in Dayton?


Hi Alan,

That's 20mm (approx. 0.8"). 20cm is about 8".

(I grew up with the metric system. "Ye kynges ffoote" joined the stable much
later in my life.)

Cheers for now, 73,
Adam VA7OJ/AB4OJ


-----Original Message-----
From: Alan NV8A (ex. AB2OS) [mailto:nv8a@att.net]
Sent: 18 February 2005 10:19
To: ic7000@yahoogroups.com
Subject: Re: [ic7000] Re: Announced in Dayton?


20cm (less than an inch) shorter (front to back??), according to the orig.
French article.

Alan NV8A


On 02/18/05 06:27 am George Matyaszek tossed the following ingredients into
the ever-growing pot of cybersoup:

>
> Are there any size specs on this radio yet? I wonder if it's going to
> be larger, smaller or about the same size as the 706 series.




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Mike Perryman <jmperrym@...>
 

Just a trivial note.. I grew up in West Texas, and my cousin was the County
Agricultural Extension Agent... he did, and still does measure crops in
rods... Interesting, no?

73
Mike Perryman
www.k5jmp.us

-----Original Message-----
From: Alan NV8A (ex. AB2OS) [mailto:nv8a@att.net]
Sent: Friday, February 18, 2005 2:00 PM
To: ic7000@yahoogroups.com
Subject: Re: [ic7000] Re: Announced in Dayton?



Arrgh!! You're right. And I am a firm believer in the metric system,
even though living in the USA. My Dutch-born mother-in-law says that if
she could learn the US system at age 40+, everyone else can learn the
metric system if they start in school.

Alan NV8A
(who grew up in the UK, learning about such arcane measures as chains
and "rods, poles or perches")


On 02/18/05 01:51 pm Adam Farson tossed the following ingredients into
the ever-growing pot of cybersoup:

That's 20mm (approx. 0.8"). 20cm is about 8".

(I grew up with the metric system. "Ye kynges ffoote" joined the stable
much
later in my life.)
20cm (less than an inch) shorter (front to back??), according to the orig.
French article.
Are there any size specs on this radio yet? I wonder if it's going to
be larger, smaller or about the same size as the 706 series.



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jdow <jdow@...>
 

We can't ALL start out perfect.
{O,o}

----- Original Message -----
From: "Adam Farson" <farson@shaw.ca>

Hi Alan,

That's 20mm (approx. 0.8"). 20cm is about 8".

(I grew up with the metric system. "Ye kynges ffoote" joined the stable
much
later in my life.)

Cheers for now, 73,
Adam VA7OJ/AB4OJ


-----Original Message-----
From: Alan NV8A (ex. AB2OS) [mailto:nv8a@att.net]

20cm (less than an inch) shorter (front to back??), according to the orig.
French article.

Alan NV8A


On 02/18/05 06:27 am George Matyaszek tossed the following ingredients
into
the ever-growing pot of cybersoup:


Are there any size specs on this radio yet? I wonder if it's going to
be larger, smaller or about the same size as the 706 series.


David Cain <davidca@...>
 

That's pronbaly because rods can easily be converted to acres; they get paid bt the acre, eh what?
Dave, W1DEC


Adam Farson
 

Hi Mike,

In Europe, the old measures often linger on, but have been rationalised to
the metric system. In Germany, one can still buy "ein Pfund" (one pound) of
potatoes at the greengrocer's. One pound = precisely 0.5 kg. In Bavaria, one
orders "ein Mass Bier" (a measure of beer) at the pub. The "Mass" is a
1-litre mug.

Back to the IC-7000; its weight should be about the same as the IC-706MkIIG
- around 2.5 kg (5.5 lb, US or Imperial.)

Cheers for now, 73,
Adam VA7OJ/AB4OJ

-----Original Message-----
From: Mike Perryman [mailto:jmperrym@cmdconsulting.com]
Sent: 18 February 2005 11:15
To: ic7000@yahoogroups.com
Subject: RE: [ic7000] Re: Announced in Dayton?


Just a trivial note.. I grew up in West Texas, and my cousin was the County
Agricultural Extension Agent... he did, and still does measure crops in
rods... Interesting, no?

73
Mike Perryman
www.k5jmp.us

-----Original Message-----
From: Alan NV8A (ex. AB2OS) [mailto:nv8a@att.net]
Sent: Friday, February 18, 2005 2:00 PM
To: ic7000@yahoogroups.com
Subject: Re: [ic7000] Re: Announced in Dayton?



Arrgh!! You're right. And I am a firm believer in the metric system, even
though living in the USA. My Dutch-born mother-in-law says that if she could
learn the US system at age 40+, everyone else can learn the metric system if
they start in school.

Alan NV8A
(who grew up in the UK, learning about such arcane measures as chains and
"rods, poles or perches")


On 02/18/05 01:51 pm Adam Farson tossed the following ingredients into the
ever-growing pot of cybersoup:

That's 20mm (approx. 0.8"). 20cm is about 8".

(I grew up with the metric system. "Ye kynges ffoote" joined the
stable
much
later in my life.)
20cm (less than an inch) shorter (front to back??), according to the orig.
French article.
Are there any size specs on this radio yet? I wonder if it's going to
be larger, smaller or about the same size as the 706 series.



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