Thu, 30 September 2010
What you see here are the innards of a Long Distance Locator that sells for $1595.
According to an engineer who disassembled it, the circuit board comes from an AM transistor radio that sold at Radio Shack for $6.99.
He also says this pricey machine detects nothing but AM radio stations.
Here's a full report: http://tinyurl.com/2br2hrb
This podcast discusses the effectiveness (or lack thereof) of these expensive machines.
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