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« on: February 22, 2021, 07:48:35 PM »

https://youtu.be/d7LAOm9J6aA

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« Reply #1 on: February 22, 2021, 09:53:45 PM »

And I always thought it was because of the WWII BC-611 walkie-talkies having a crystal-controlled channel on 3885 kc. Now you know the rest of the story.
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« Reply #2 on: February 22, 2021, 11:33:44 PM »

That was interesting!
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« Reply #3 on: February 23, 2021, 12:08:12 AM »

It seems over the years I've heard several variations to the "3885" story.   Cheesy
Most took only a few minutes to relate.
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