What a great response. Thanks for all the info, I've had several hobbies and have learned a few things.
The first is go with best you can afford,,,
The second is those that supply will gladly help you spend all you can afford.,..
Thirdly, you'll never recoup your investment...
There you are, my definition of a hobby. But I keep coming back????
But, you gotta do sumpin...
Right now I don't know what I don't know. Let me do some more research and I may be able to ask better questions.
That Midwest Supply thing sounds interesting. Lets see what Mr, Google has to say.