My buddy is selling his Yaeseu (got a VX7). If you are interested, let me know..Heres the mail:

I'm moving to a different radio and am offering the following for sale:

1 Yaesu FT-50 radio
1 wall adapter
1 speaker mic
1 custom built case
1 ear bud for speaker mic
2 extra NiCd batteries (9.6V 600mA, Yaesu FNB-41)
1 extra NIMH battery (9.6V 1050 mA, Maha MH-FNB-41)
1 extra "slimline" NiCd battery (6V 650mA, Yaesu FNB-40)

Comes w/ original manual, unused warranty card, and nifty little Yaesu
sticker.

The radio is in excellent condition. If purchased new, here's what you'd pay for all this stuff:

$220 - radio
$ 0 - wall adapter (included w/ radio)
$ 28 - speaker mic
$ 18 - case
$ 15 - ear bud
$104 - 2 Yaesu FNB-41 batteries @ $52 ea
$ 50 - 1 Maha battery
$ 44 - 1 Yaesu FNB-40 battery

That's $479 if bought new.

Call it $400 and it's yours.

BTW - the radio has been modified w/ the MARS/CAP modification.