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Subject: Re: [TenTec] Any suggestions?
From: Jim Lowman <jmlowman@sbcglobal.net>
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Date: Fri, 25 Sep 2009 16:38:10 -0700 (PDT)
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Difficult question, John.  I suppose it would depend on how certain a shack is 
in your future.

In my case, I'll be retiring within the next 4.5 years, and my wife has retired 
already.  We plan on leaving soCal for sure; possibly to the Big Island of 
Hawai'i.  If the latter, we will not be taking much, due to the expense of 

Even the earliest of Ten-Tec radios sell very well, and I would expect them to 
do so two years from now.

Of course you're aware of the infamous "seller's remorse" when it comes to ham 

73 de Jim - AD6CW

--- On Fri, 9/25/09, John Rippey <w3uls73@gmail.com> wrote:

> I'm in the "thin the herd" mode myself,and am stymied. I
> have the
> choice of storing or selling the following rigs: (1) OMNI
> VI (option
> 3); JRC JST-245; and (3) a Mark V Field.  All of the
> rigs are fitted
> with appropriate filters. Parting with any one of these has
> been
> difficult, so I have done what any respectable ham would do
> under the
> circumstances: nothing.
> I'm primarily a CW op, but the JST-245 has provided all the
> oomph I've needed
> for occasional phone contests.
> Question: Do I store them for a couple of years while I try
> to figure out
> whether there's a ham shack in my future, or do I sell? If
> the latter, which
> goes first?
> 73,
> John, W3ULS
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