Best place to buy electronic parts?

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MilwRoader_Steve

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I'd be glad of recommendations for the various electronic parts needed for a layout. Things like:

SPST/DPDT toggles
Momentary PB switches
Wire
Connector (suitcase/tee)

And much of the other stuff we used to be able to go to Radio Shack and get.


Thanks all, --------Steve
 

GeeTee

Well-Known Member
All Electronics and Jameco for surplus , Mouser ,Allied or Digikey for new .

For Minnesota, Digikey probably would the fastest , they're out of Thief River Falls , they should be able to get it to you in 24hrs via UPS ground .

Here in Texas Mouser usually can get to you in less than 24hrs in non pandemic times 48 otherwise . I think their deadline is 8pm and you pay UPS ground and they tag it UPS air you get it usually between 10:30am -5pm (less than 24 hrs ) as long as its not going to El Paso. Allied is the next fastest.

Both Mouser and Allied are in North Texas .

A lot of times ebay is going to cheaper but not all the time.
 

Patrick

GNRR Mechanic always fixing stuff
Still have a Radio Shack dealer in the town I work for. Seems that most of the electronics supply companies local to Wichita have all gone out of business over the years.
 




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