In a way, it feels like they cheated on you (and you can’t get it out of your head).Unfortunately for them, they didn’t cheat on you, but they get treated as if they did.These are just a few of the items you will find there.
Since we can't list it all here, our Vintage Drum Guide houses all the research and history on Rogers Drums and that is the place to get your answers!
So over-built and so expensive that it was obviously not for any Depression-era Ham.
The AR-60 was priced at an astounding 5 at a time when that amount of cash could easily buy a new car.
However, the AR-60 was intended for commercial and military use which required a level of design and construction that would provide the end user with a receiver that would be able to survive harsh environments and operate reliably over long periods of time.
RCA knew the market would have to include shipboard use that meant even more robust construction would be necessary.
Not much knowledge was ever gleaned by hams from first-hand experience and many based their knowledge on a flawed review from "RADIO" magazine.