[amsat-bb] Re: Ham Shacks ?
rogerkola at aol.com
Wed Feb 13 15:36:08 PST 2008
The pressboard that most of the less expensive computer "desks/cabinets" use
will not even hold a monitor on a shelf without warping...I use a computer
desk for some of my ham stuff and the larger lowband transceivers can't go
in the middle of the unsupported top shelf without creating a tendency for
it to bow downward.
If you have real wood...go for it!
----- Original Message -----
From: "John W Lee" <k6yk at juno.com>
To: <amsat-bb at amsat.org>
Sent: Wednesday, February 13, 2008 11:42 AM
Subject: [amsat-bb] Ham Shacks ?
> Hello out there!
> Anybody ever set up a satellite station or any
> type ham station in a computer armoire? Seems
> like it would be swell for limited space areas, etc.
> What with all the mini-radios, amps, power supplies,
> etc. these days, it would be pretty feasible and make
> a nice setup complete with computer, etc.
> I've been thinking of it but have not taken the plunge yet.
> (I have LARGE tube type amps, etc), they would not
> fit and if they did the shelves wouldn't hold them.
> John K6YK
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