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Old 7th December 2019
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Originally Posted by j.frad View Post
Getting a used VR at this point doesn't seem like a good idea unless it was fully reswitched and recapped by a competent team.

Running costs are very high.

An ssl might be easier to maintain.
I second that! I’d love to have a Vr but the power bill alone would be extremely high and the cost to have it recapped. The Ssl wouldn’t be cheaper either unless you added an atomic power supply and a new computer.

If I had a 50k budget I’d be looking at a used Aws or maybe the Trident 88. The Daking would be about 100k for a 24 channel version last time I looked. So it’s not within your budget. Even the 16 channel one is 79k.