Common items you passed up that turned rare when you wanted them

Richard legalize at xmission.com
Thu Feb 2 11:53:05 CST 2006


In article <f4eb766f0602020942o2c0189f1u5ec663eeeac00681 at mail.gmail.com>,
    Ethan Dicks <ethan.dicks at gmail.com>  writes:

> Mostly I scavenge connectors and such... lots of the gear I tear apart
> is filled with purpose-built semiconductors.

So how do you scavenge them?  Turn on a blowtorch and wave vigorously
on the underside untilt eh connector comes loose from the board? ;-)
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