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 Post subject: Buy components when you are a Ham Radio ?
Posted: Thu May 15, 2008 9:57 am 
 
Captain

Joined: Mon May 05, 2008 9:56 am
Posts: 19
Location: France
Hi,

I'm a french Ham Radio and i would like to know if there was a possibility to buy some RF components (Mixers,PLL...) at low cost ?

Regards

Guillaume


 
   
 
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Posted: Wed May 21, 2008 3:00 am 
 
Captain
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Joined: Thu Jan 11, 2007 12:59 pm
Posts: 23
Hi Guillaume!

Yes finding components for our homeprojects can be really hard! Some RF-components can be found at Barend; http://www.xs4all.nl/~barendh/Indexeng.htm
(Hope it's ok to put a link at the forum, :roll: )

Hope this helps!
73
Jens


 
   
 
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Posted: Wed May 21, 2008 5:08 am 
 
Captain

Joined: Mon May 05, 2008 9:56 am
Posts: 19
Location: France
Hi,

Thank you for this link it seems interesting. I have contacted MiniCircuit too.

73's

Guillaume
F4EOR


 
   
 
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Posted: Thu May 22, 2008 4:16 pm 
 
Captain
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Joined: Thu Jan 11, 2007 12:59 pm
Posts: 23
Hi,

here is another nice link for hams; http://www.rfmicrowave.it/eng/catalogue.php
also microwave-components in small numbers.

73
Jens


 
   
 
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Posted: Sun Aug 10, 2008 4:23 pm 
 
Lieutenant
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Joined: Sun Aug 10, 2008 3:41 pm
Posts: 3
I hope it is not too late. Please check www.digikey.com, www.mouser.com and www.jameco.com. I use these sites for many years and they work well. Minicircuits is very expensive and almost always you can find your parts for smaller price.


 
   
 
 Post subject: Components - New & Surplus
Posted: Mon Aug 11, 2008 1:19 am 
 
Captain

Joined: Mon Jul 07, 2008 9:42 pm
Posts: 7
Location: Northern, IL
Hello Guillaume,

Here's a few more websites:

http://www.surplussales.com/

http://www.fairradio.com/

http://www.torontosurplus.com/redirect.php?middleframe=http://www.torontosurplus.com/com/com70.htm

http://www.mgs4u.com/index.html

http://www.rfparts.com/product.html

http://www.goldmine-elec.com/

73,

Dan :lol:
WA9WVX




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