Originally Posted by seattlebuoy
Have you priced planes? That is a rather broad statement. As well, firm believer in pilot trumps equipment. An expensive plane won't win the day alone. Go to a few events and check things out or go to a club with several experienced IMAC guys. Better than debating hypotheticals on a forum...
Not very thoroughly, but some. My impression is that for either IMAC or Pattern you are into thousands when you leave basic.