warning about dealing with Government Liquidation

William Donzelli wdonzelli at gmail.com
Sun Jun 17 18:15:34 CDT 2007

> > When I was a kid, I used to deal with the John Meshna
> > company.  They sold great electronic surplus.
> > Supposedly, the government once sold a lot of
> > Sidewinder missile IR seeker heads to them, which they
> > then sold to hobbyists.  These were highly classified
> > at the time, and this was a big boo-boo.  Meshna
> > turned over their buyer records, and the government
> > recovered the parts.
> Hey, I remember the sales circular!  I was sore tempted to buy one...

They recovered only a fraction of the seeker heads. They still
circulate in military collectibles collections.


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