Electronic Parts

  • Printed Circuit Board Assembly Services
    Both amateur and professional designers of electronic equipment have a valuable new set of services at their fingertips. Companies now exist that will take their design files and create small quantit....
  • Electronics Military Surplus
    Buying and selling military surplus equipment has always been a hot market. The military does business with only the top manufacturers of electronic equipment, and it is in constant demand of new and ....
  • Obsolete Electronic Components
    Obsolete electronic components may seem that way at first until you analyze their potential usefulness. Vacuum tubes, for example, are no longer used in computers or radios. Obsolete electronic compon....
  • Mil Spec Components
    Mil-spec parts are electronic components that were designed for use in military applications. Mil-spec components, while originally designed for use in military products, are quite versatile and can b....
  • Electronic Diodes
    Diodes are solid state devices. That is, they are made of only one switch and have no moving parts. Electronic diodes are like one-way street signs. They allow electrical current to flow in one dir....
  • Power Converters
    Power converters are so common to our appliances that we hardly give them any thought. When my cell phone battery runs down, I plug the adapter into the lighter in the car. I can still talk and driv....
  • PCB Comparisons
    Printed circuit boards (PCBs) run the gamut from incredibly simple to puzzlingly complex. Depending on the functionality of the final product, a circuit board can assume any degree of complexity, thi....
  • Printed Circuit Boards
    Printed circuit boards provide a means for current to flow within an electronic device. Imprinted onto the board are tiny conductive pathways, composed most frequently of copper. The current emanate....
  • Obsolete Computer Parts
    There is no other industry that can match the pace of change and evolution of the computer industry. Advances in manufacturing processes and the use of cheap and abundant labor in other countries resu....
  • Active Electronic Components
    To understand active electronic components, it's important to note the two basic types of components that go into the functioning of any circuit or device. These can be broken down into passive electr....