|[AMRadio] Re: Value of Homebrew Rigs,
k4kyv at hotmail.com
Wed Jul 12 01:23:04 EDT 2006
>I know one prior owner in the Milwaukee area who traded his KW-1 for a
>house-painting job. I asked him why and he said "I needed the house
>painted" ;-) This was back in the 70s when all he figured if it was just
>useful for CW or as a linear, he could do that with a much smaller rig.
>Yeah, he's still kicking himself!
Well, I dunno. Even at today's KW-1 prices, that might not be such a bad
deal. Have you seen any estimates on house painting lately? Even a
moderately sized house with wood siding may run into 5 digits these days
for a good professionally done job.
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