.I.P. for D.I.Y.

From: Andy Holt <andyh_at_andyh-rayleigh.freeserve.co.uk>
Date: Thu Apr 25 09:01:39 2002

> I've been going to hamfest for a LOT of years and one thing
> that I've noticed is that there's practically zero interest in
> building stuff any more. Parts and tools that used to be very
> sought after now go begging.
I'll agree - but perhaps the main reason is that modern components are
almost impossible for the home builder ... and only the odd few (Tony? :-)
want to spend lots of time and a fair bit of money to build something that
is usually less capable than a less expensive commercial product.

Received on Thu Apr 25 2002 - 09:01:39 BST

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