radio shack catalogs

Doc Shipley doc at
Mon Dec 15 11:06:44 CST 2008

Dave McGuire wrote:

>   In that time, the electronic parts inventories of my two local RS 
> stores has more than doubled.  They've inked some sort of an agreement 
> with Parallax, Inc. and are now selling their stuff, including Basic 
> Stamps and various sensors and robotics goodies.  Not all stores stock 
> all of this stuff, but I've seen bits and pieces of it at several of them.
>   This is a huge step in the right direction.  I suggest we support them 
> in this effort in any way we can.

   Another nice thing is their $0 shipping policy.  If you order online 
and have your parts shipped to the nearest store, it takes a day or two 
at no charge.

   And yeah, they charge silly money for common component parts.  Like 
somebody said, I just consider it a "convenience tax".


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