OT: Where have electronics hobby stores gone?
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Tue Nov 7 13:29:40 CST 2006
On 4 Nov 2006 at 14:40, jwhitton wrote:
> I agree.., I'm appalled that RS has abandoned the hobbyist. It seems to
> be the trend..., retailers so driven by profit numbers and markets that they
> abandon those who put them in business in the first place.
What I don't understand is what keeps RS in business. It can't be
mobile phones or Dish TV. Certainly not batteries (I think I still
have an RS battery club card). A lot of what they sell in the way of
cable, etc. can be puchased at Wal Mart and Home Depot.
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