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There should be a plate somewhere on the radio that has model numbers? Can you take a pic of that too?
 

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these arent mine yet, i am considering getting them but not sure on the value of them i will try to get more pics of the back and plates and upload them
 

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Looks like Standard GX1500, maybe.
GX-1500E was a 25 watt Marine VHF radio
GX-1500U was a 25 watt UHF version
I'm pretty sure there was a 25 watt VHF (non marine) version.

About 1990's era.

Beware of a seller that doesn't know what they are selling.

Figure (if it isn't the Marine VHF version) you'll need to get a programming cable and find the software, too.
 
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Looks like Standard GX1500, maybe.
GX-1500E was a 25 watt Marine VHF radio
GX-1500U was a 25 watt UHF version
I'm pretty sure there was a 25 watt VHF (non marine) version.

About 1990's era.

Beware of a seller that doesn't know what they are selling.

Figure (if it isn't the Marine VHF version) you'll need to get a programming cable and find the software, too.
yeah this is what i am afraid of they said cs1500 business band radios, and said $600 for all of it, but i was thinking no more than $50.00 for all of it, also i cant find anything on the net about them, leaveing me to belive they cant even be programmed. also are ef johnson challenger radios any good its a 7154 thanks.

eh nevermind there gs1500 and put out around 37 watts and they said they would only take $500 bottom.in my opinion this aint a goodd deal
 
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...and they said they would only take $500 bottom.in my opinion this aint a goodd deal
If they can't even bother to wipe the dust off them, and can't tell you exactly what they are, they likely don't know what they are worth. They may be basing that off what they originally paid. Not a good deal by any stretch. You could pick up a few Icom or Kenwood mobiles in the flavor you want, with software and cable for a bit more than that.
 

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If they can't even bother to wipe the dust off them, and can't tell you exactly what they are, they likely don't know what they are worth. They may be basing that off what they originally paid. Not a good deal by any stretch. You could pick up a few Icom or Kenwood mobiles in the flavor you want, with software and cable for a bit more than that.
yea i know thats why i was thinking i was gonna buy these for around 50 bucks just to play with, the elderly man told me he paid 600 a piece for them and would take 500 at the least i was like no thanks then, i told him about the new fcc mandate and ask him was they compliant ,he was like oh dont worry about that i let my liscense expire and still used them just fine, the fcc not gonna bother ya, i was like umm have a good day, kinda disappointed me cuz these would have been fun to play with.
 
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