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    Satellite Radio Rental?

    Does anyone know if one can rent a satellite radio? I have no interest in buying one for long-term use, but I'd like one for catching Reds on Radio when I'm on vacation.

    Any help from you guys would be great.
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    Re: Satellite Radio Rental?

    Quote Originally Posted by TeamBoone View Post
    Does anyone know if one can rent a satellite radio? I have no interest in buying one for long-term use, but I'd like one for catching Reds on Radio when I'm on vacation.

    Any help from you guys would be great.
    I don't know about rentals, but it sounds like a business opportunity for someone in the Cincinnati area that has an extra radio lying around.
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    Re: Satellite Radio Rental?

    Quote Originally Posted by TeamBoone View Post
    Does anyone know if one can rent a satellite radio? I have no interest in buying one for long-term use, but I'd like one for catching Reds on Radio when I'm on vacation.

    Any help from you guys would be great.
    some rental cars come with it - of course that would require you to stay in the car throughout vacation
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    Re: Satellite Radio Rental?

    I've got an extra one, but alas, the antenna is bad, or I'd let you have it. Heck, go to Wal-Mart and buy a $20.00 special, they have a bare-bone radio called The Sportscaster, activate it for a month, and afterwards give it to a friend or family member.

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    Re: Satellite Radio Rental?

    oops, double post
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    Re: Satellite Radio Rental?

    I just ordered an XM Roady this week for $25 from Amazon. The service can be month-to-month, so the financial commitment is minimal for a 1-month subscription. That's almost as cheap as a rental.
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    Re: Satellite Radio Rental?

    Thanks guys! That's invaluable information. Didn't know you could get one so cheap or that you could subscribe on a monthly basis.

    Once I get the $20 Wal-Mart special, how do I subscribe?
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    Re: Satellite Radio Rental?

    Quote Originally Posted by TeamBoone View Post
    Thanks guys! That's invaluable information. Didn't know you could get one so cheap or that you could subscribe on a monthly basis.

    Once I get the $20 Wal-Mart special, how do I subscribe?
    You can go to xmradio.com and enter your information to subscribe. It will ask for your radio ID number you find on channel 0 and then it usually activates within about 15 minutes. You can either do that or call XM to subscribe.


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