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shaggie
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Scanner lost

Post by shaggie » Thu Jun 15, 2017 12:33 pm

Very slim chance ,but has any kind person found my bearcat 3500 scanner ,lost at the 09 crash gate /fence line on Sunday afternoon

Geoff
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Re: Scanner lost

Post by Geoff » Sun Aug 13, 2017 1:34 pm

Hello Shaggie, iI take it you never got your scanner back, shame that, either some one who one is being dishonest else its still there

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tim_raper
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Re: Scanner lost

Post by tim_raper » Mon Aug 14, 2017 10:45 am

..or just means the litter picker or whoever might come across it, don't subscribe to FC

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Re: Scanner lost

Post by Pune » Mon Aug 14, 2017 5:49 pm

That's a shame, claim on your insurance..
If you can keep your head whilst all around are losing theirs, you have probably completely misread the situation!!

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Re: Scanner lost

Post by garyscott » Mon Aug 14, 2017 6:30 pm

Could have been picked up by a security patrol. Anything even remotely electronic looking would be investigated and taken by base security, if found with no-one near it. Maybe ring up the gate and ask to be put through, you never know? ;)
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Re: Scanner lost

Post by skywatch1 » Mon Aug 14, 2017 8:50 pm

Hi buddy, weather permitting... I'm out on the Bike tomorrow 15/8, may have a look around in passing.

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Re: Scanner lost

Post by skywatch1 » Wed Aug 16, 2017 3:14 pm

Any update on this........

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Re: Scanner lost

Post by SamP » Wed Aug 16, 2017 3:19 pm

What do you mean any update on this? You were the one that said you'd go and have a look for it, if anyone's got any sort of update its most likely to be you!

What ever the case this thread has been resurrected 2 months after its initial posting and went without reply, so unfortunately it's unlikely anyone on this forum has found it.

Can only hope it has found its way back to you Shaggie, or that it does in future if it hasn't! Should be plenty of people around again over the next 6 weeks with the upcoming Ex.

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Re: Scanner lost

Post by Tronk 11 » Wed Aug 16, 2017 4:05 pm

Be nice to see and hear B-1's and a B-52 again. Shame about losing your scanner.

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Re: Scanner lost

Post by skywatch1 » Thu Aug 17, 2017 5:40 pm

Samp

Hi Mate, don't like your ' CURT' attitude. I simply offered to go out and have a look for some ones Lost scanner, I'd be a bit fraught if I lost mine to. If you loos yours 'IF YOU HAVE ONE' don't bother asking for help as I wont offer :@

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Re: Scanner lost

Post by MRTT » Thu Aug 17, 2017 9:16 pm

Sky, was that response really called for? :roll:

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Re: Scanner lost

Post by UKADGE » Thu Aug 17, 2017 11:03 pm

MRTT... Samp.s Post was rather Curt and rude... So Skywatch1's post was warranted.. in the circumstances... As we have had grumpy Moderators in the past.. we don't want a repeat of that.
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Re: Scanner lost

Post by EGVP » Fri Aug 18, 2017 4:38 am

If you think Sam's post was "rude" then you should be glad he got there before I did! :lol:

skywatch1 did you actually go to Fairford and look? You said you were going to...and then asked for an update? Think about it, it makes no sense. You're the only one who can update on whether you went, or whether you found anything!

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Re: Scanner lost

Post by page_verify » Fri Aug 18, 2017 7:17 am

Let's draw a line under this? Shaggie lost his scanner in mid-June, two months ago. Since then there's been a large air show and lots of heavy rain. I suspect the sad reality is that it's either been taken and kept because whoever found it didn't know where to return it, is lost forever in a wet verge or is soaked and ruined. The best you could hope for is that a dog walker saw it the next day and handed it to the local police.

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Re: Scanner lost

Post by skywatch1 » Fri Aug 18, 2017 5:48 pm

Hi Guy's

Sorry, I didn't realise the past time scale when this was first lost, my sincere apologise :blush:

Here's looking forward to the next Detachment :cool:

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