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Mon Jun 1 12:45:44 CDT 2009
On Monday 01 June 2009, Dave McGuire wrote:
> On Jun 1, 2009, at 2:53 AM, David Griffith wrote:
> > It seemed to me that Radio Shack stopped selling plain perfboard a
> > year or two ago. Yet a couple days ago, I found lots of it at the
> > one a few blocks from my house. Anyone else know anything about
> > this? Solder-ringed perfboard is good for stuff, but I find plain
> > perfboard nice for building up stuff that's not necessarily a
> > circuit.
> I wasn't aware that they had stopped selling it. I think I last
> bought some about a year ago. I'm going to make the rounds of the
> local Radio Shack stores and buy up all I can. I use those large
> pieces for projects, usually wire-wrapping.
They didn't really stop selling it, most stores just stopped re-stocking
electronic components. That seems to have changed recently (within the
past year), however.
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