I recently bought a Victor HPT 500 with Parker H2A NV. I wasn't prepared to spend this much initially. But when I remembered 'How mad I used to get' when I was using the cheap regulator. CO2 on my mind everytime. The peace of mind wasn't there.
Our hobby is to sooth us, pacify us. Not to make us worried and take our peace of mind. So by paying $300, I bought my peace of mind. I bought the pleasure of enjoying the hobby. Now I can rely on what I bought.
It was just my reason