Tag Archives: Grundig G3

Grundig G3 discontinued, Tecsun PL-880 on the way

Not really a surprise, but I’ve confirmed that the Grundig G3 has been discontinued. They are still available, for the moment, from Universal Radio and online sources like Amazon.com. I would not advise buying from Amazon as I’ve received numerous … Continue reading

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The Spec-Ops Pack-Rat: A new go pack for my radio gear

As I’ve mentioned before, I love to travel with one bag and efficiently pack my radio gear. This year at the Dayton Hamvention, my good friend Eric, retiree of the Air National Guard, took me onto the nearby Wright Patterson Air Force … Continue reading

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SWLing in Belize City: comparing the Grundig G5 and G3

For the past week, I’ve been traveling:  this time, in the inner-city section of Belize City on behalf of Ears To Our World, where we’ve been working with ETOW’s partner organization, The Belize Council for the Visually Impaired (BCVI).  I had … Continue reading

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Is Amazon.com selling used, defective Grundig G3′s?

After posting the Grundig G3 deal from Amazon.com last week, many of you sent a message saying that you had snatched one up at that excellent price. However, readers Gary and Dave will be sending theirs back.  Here are their … Continue reading

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Excellent price for Grundig G3 at Amazon

Thanks to both Mike and Gary for pointing out that the Grundig G3 is currently $47.21 with free shipping at Amazon.com. That is the lowest price I’ve ever seen for this excellent shortwave portable. I’ve noticed that the price has … Continue reading

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Grundig G3 on sale at Universal Radio

The Grundig G3, one of my favorite full-featured portables, is now on sale at Universal Radio for $89.77. The G3 would make an excellent gift for someone in your life who is interested in shortwave radio. I recently updated my … Continue reading

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SWLing.com’s 2012 Holiday Shortwave and Radio Gift Guide

One of the most popular posts on the SWLing Post each year is the annual Holiday Radio Gift Guide. I started this annual post in 2010 when I realized that it would be easier than answering an in-box full of … Continue reading

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