OT: Where have electronics hobby stores gone?

Vincent Slyngstad vrs at msn.com
Sat Nov 4 15:01:39 CST 2006

From: "Zane H. Healy" <healyzh at aracnet.com>
> I'm still shocked that Digi-Key sent me this huge catalog I have 
> sitting here, after I purchased parts to build a Serial Interface for 
> my C64.  While I put in a good order of parts for the project, I also 
> purchased quite a several of them from Radio Shack.  Not being 
> someone that builds a lot, it really helps to be able to see in 
> person what I'm purchasing!
> There is a local electronic's store, plus Fry's that I can go to, but 
> they're both out of the way, and I can only hit the electronic's 
> store on the weekend due to when it closes.

Is the local place Norvac?  That's certainly what I'd recommend 
over RS or Fry's, locally.  Not nearly the drive that Fry's is, 
either :-).


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