Hollow-state snake oil?

Charles W. Morehouse w4gbw at BREVARD.NET
Fri Feb 9 12:12:47 EST 2001

Hi Jim,
That is unbelievable. My concern is how can people like this one, Zap and
get away with blatant LIES like that. Where is our Federal Trade Commission? I
fear that the commission is suffering from head/rectial syndrome. 73.

Jim Gelbort wrote:

> The following was originally posted on the qrp-l listserv:
> My friend John, W4DRJ, passed this along to me knowing that I stand in awe
> of the cutting edge technology that thrives in the high end audiooofile
> community.
> Here's a product that will give us that little extra ooomph for all of our
> itty bitty qrp rigs.  It's guaranteed to give solid state rigs that tube
> warmth, definition and emotion we all aspire to.  Fool folks into thinking
> you're running a real rig like a KWM-2 or a BC-610 instead of some puny
> little qrp rig.
> http://www.audioasylum.com/audio/general/messages/104180.html
> People will buy this stuff and that's downright scary.  You'll notice that
> the word "asylum" appears in the address, that pretty much says it all.  I
> don't blame Mike B. for not signing his last name.
> Now, who's going to step up to the plate and review the JISCO Jitter
> Scrambling Decorrelator?  Maybe someone should send one and a bottle of the
> laquer to the ARRL Lab for a product review.  I hope it's not too late for
> the April QST.
> Somewhere, P.T. Barnum is having a good laugh.
> 72,
> Rick kf4ar

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