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Drake 2.4GHz. Down Converters - Group Orders



I received the following from Comnet today:

-----Original Message-----
From: Shahna DeLong <shahna@comnetcorp.com>
To: Woody <kj4so@email.msn.com>
Date: Monday, February 23, 1998 11:31 AM
Subject: Re: Drake 2.4GHz. Down Converters


>Good Morning Woody!
>
>I hope all is going well with you.  I need to ask a favor of you.  In my
>original email to you (that you have attached below) I mentioned that the
>price of the "complete kit" will go down to $65.00 if there are quite a few
>people in one area ordering the "kit."  I have received phones calls,
>emails, faxes, etc. on this statement.  I do need to clairy this.
>
>The price of the "kit" will be reduced to $65.00 per complete unit IF there
>are 6 or more customers who would like to order.  The entire shipment will
>need to be sent to the same address and all customers will need to pick up
>from there.  I apologize for any misunderstanding.
>
>Thank you,
>
>
>
>Shahna DeLong
>Office Manager
>
>
>
>At 09:19 PM 2/20/98 -0500, you wrote:
>>Comnet is expecting to receive their new shipment of the Drake
>>downconverters
>>this week.  They will not bill your credit card until they ship the order.
>>They will accept e-mail or Fax orders by sending them the following
>>information:
>>
>>Name
>>Shipping/mailing address
>>Telephone number
>>Credit card information
>>
>>Phone number:   888-411-6637
>>Fax number:   303-343-0129
>>E-mail =  sales@comnetcorp.com
>>Web = www.wirelesscabletv.com/parts/comnetparts.htm
>>
>>They are still selling the down converters for $25 each.  They also have
>>matching (different manufacturers) antennas and preamps for $25 each.  I
>>received the following from Shahna DeLong at Comet today:
>>
>>> > > > > >
>>It was a pleasure speaking with you.  I gathered some information
regarding
>>the other two products that have been working with the Drake
downconverter.
>>Hopefully this will help.
>>
>>The "package" will contain the following:
>>
>>                1 Lance 21 antenna......21" long
>>                                                   2.5-2.7 GHz frequency
>>                                                   21 dBi gain
>>
>>                1 Conifer pre-amp.......15 db gain
>>
>>                1 Drake downconverter...you know more about this than we
do
>>for your applications  :)
>>
>>
>>The "package" will be $75.00 plus the shipping and handling.  (Each item
is
>>$25.00).  Should there be quite a few of you in one area and you "pool"
the
>>monies, we will offer this complete set for $65.00 each.  However, all
items
>>will need to be shipped to one address.
>>- - - - - - - - - - clip - - - - - - - - - - -
>>
>>For those of you who may not have followed the previous postings about
these
>>units on this list server over the past several month, this is the same
unit
>>that Drake sells for $75 and the same unit detailed in the Feb.. QST
>>article.  Many people have converted these units and they work very well.
I
>>have not seen the antenna yet.  Judging by the description provided by the
>>Comnet people, it sounds like it should work very well for satellite
>>communications.  The antenna is rated at 21 dBi. and is a rectangular
>>"grill" type of antenna.
>>
>>
>>They also have 36" & 48" parabolic dishes at $30 & $40.  I will post the
>>information on other UHF/Microwave equipment which they sell as I receive
>>it.
>>
>>I am not connected with Comnet in any way, except as a satisfied customer.
>>If you have further questions about these units, please contact Comnet.
>>
>>73,
>>
>>Woody
>>KJ4SO
>>
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