More Sidgemore on per-bit pricing

Nathan Stratton nathan at
Wed Dec 9 04:03:16 UTC 1998

On Tue, 8 Dec 1998, David Diaz wrote:

> I know this is a bit late sorry...
> Well what if I had a xDSL local loop from someone like Northpoint for
> something like $150 and then did the per bit model.  A T1 (or even slightly
> less) for $350 starts to look rather attractive to a lot of people.

True, but if you become a CLEC and use something like access method 5 you
can get that loop cost to around $30 and also offer voice services using
the first 4 kHz of the loop.

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