Texas City, Texas Ham Radio Hamfest and Houston Vintage Radio Auction July 8th 2017 Double Header Event! TARS Texas City Hamfest July 8, starts at 8am details at: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/2017-texas-city-hamfest-tickets-33758936889 Houston Vintage Radio Association auction. Starting around noon details at: http://hvra.org/index.php/2017-texas-city-mega-auction/ Donate your interesting electro-mechanical junke to the Battleship Texas. More valuable items HVRA will take a 10% commission. Reserves are permitted. Also being auctioned off is a Bonanza treasure trove of hand and power tools, with two lathes, [Emco and Taig] one with a milling attachment. 16 mm camera and projector equipment, other film cameras, microscope in wood case, test equipment, antenna tuners, vintage bug Morse code keys, military receivers. (90% of the estate items are without any minimum or reserve) Once inside the hamfest, there is free admission to the auction but bidder numbers are $2 each.