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Re: [Amps] Emailing: hf_millinium

To: Vic K2VCO <>
Subject: Re: [Amps] Emailing: hf_millinium
Date: Mon, 12 Dec 2005 15:46:09 -0500 (EST)
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On Mon, 12 Dec 2005, Vic K2VCO wrote:

> > Shortcut to:
> It's very attractive.  But it's a manually tuned and bandswitched
> amplifier for about $4K.  Why do we need another one?
> I would like to see a completely automatic unit for no more than $3K.
> This almost certainly means that it would have to be solid state.
> Apparently it's challenging to produce a 1.5KW solid state amplifier for
> the amateur market which is reliable and clean, but this is the
> direction in which we need to be looking.

Not sure why it should cost $4,000 for a box of parts made out of metal,
etc.  Oh, Heathkit, where art thou, for a 1500W amp for $1000?

73 Jason N1SU
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