HP computers / test gear in Chicago

From: David V. Corbin <dvcorbin_at_optonline.net>
Date: Wed May 19 19:12:19 2004

>>> Some of the tube stuff will have tubes that are worth
>>> more than the instruments.
>>> Please don't do this. These are generally good instruments,
>>> better than the sort of stuff most hobbyists have. Get
>>> them, restore them, recalibrate them, and use them. I'd
>>> much rather use an old Tekky 500 series 'scope than the
>>> Lucky Goldstar crap that's sold over here (so called I
>>> guess, because you're lucky if the trace bears any relation
>>> to the signal you're measuring). Ditto for signal
>>> generators, DMMs, etc.
>>> -tony

COMPLETE agreement with Tony!
Received on Wed May 19 2004 - 19:12:19 BST

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