[CQ-Contest] re: desk design
Rich Dailey, N8UX (2)
redailey at alltel.net
Wed Aug 18 00:34:18 EDT 2004
While not the most frugal of solutions, I purchased 3 unfinished kitchen
cabinets, and an 8' countertop. I sawed of the recessed bases of the 3
to achieve the proper desk height, and spaced them equally to create 2
operating positions. Raised shelves for the rigs (I prefer the rigs that
of storage under the rig shelves as well as drawers/cabinets. Has worked great
for 10 years for dx'ing and "non top-ten box" contesting. And the xyl (KB4NPI)
is cool with it.
Don't forget a decent chair with adjustable height and backrest. Really
change the configuration of the chair during a long stint.
You can see some of it at -
I'll try to get a few older shots uploaded to the Random picture section
the desk a lil better.
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