Our classic electronics surplus stores are disappearing. Can they be saved?

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We use 0603 SMD packages but the electronics world uses much smaller sized components.

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Wherein I take a break from pushing pixels around to wire my biker scout trooper helmet for sound.

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Everything you need to design for manufacture, all in one place.

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A look inside some common power supplies.

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