Better buy local

My WOUXON KG-UV8D handheld radio with faulty keypad just returned from a quick trip to ML&S. The expierience convinced me of the wisdom of buying Chinese radios from a UK dealer. Within a couple of hours of calling them ML&S had arranged the UPS carrier to collect the radio to take it for an exchange. No making the customer pay return postage (other dealers please note). Next day the radio was on its way back to us. Next day it had arrived. Imagine the trouble I would have returning it to a seller in Hong Kong. No more buying radios on eBay for me!

Julian Moss, G4ILO, is a regular contributor to and writes from Cumbria, England. Contact him at [email protected].

3 Responses to “Better buy local”

  • BX2ABT:

    Glad to see you are still playing with radios after your stint in the hospital earlier this month. Have fun!

  • Martin 2EOCHT:

    Well done Julian, Glad to hear you back again. Hope all is going as well as can be expected.

  • Scott W9VHE:

    Glad to see you back!! Both of your blogs have taught me so much!

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