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Huw #72890 01/03/18 2:34 PM
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Originally Posted by Huw

Goodbye High St.


... soon all you will be able to get is a kebab and a fight. frown


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Geoff Hannis #72891 01/03/18 2:44 PM
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Originally Posted by Geoff Hannis

Once they had staff who knew an OA71 from a BC108,


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Haha yes, these little things conjure up so many happy memories.

Huw #72892 01/03/18 2:55 PM
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Well, I've learned something today (after wading through those The Register comments) ... apparently, these are the best rechargeable batteries around; they reportedly last for ever, and survive many more recharge cycles than you would normally expect.

Oddly enough, I had never even heard of Uniross before. smile


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Geoff Hannis #72896 02/03/18 1:13 AM
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OK ... here we go:- component suppliers. smile


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Huw #72903 02/03/18 3:32 PM
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Just for you, Huw. smile

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Geoff Hannis #72905 02/03/18 3:47 PM
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Ahh nice. smile
The '73 was just before I became interested in Electronics, but I would certainly have bought the '84.
(It's probably a trick of memory, but I think I remember that cover.)

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I wonder where they got their stock from, right back in the early days.

Government Surplus, maybe. smile


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Originally Posted by Malcolm

When in Rome....

Giupar Elettronica Pastorelli Srl
Gamar Srl
GB Electronica (various locations)


Giupar
GAMAR
GBC

... and, for comparison, "balance", and amusement:-

Mejdaf
Newport smile

£ 1 = 1.18 €
£ 1 = SR 5.18
£ 1 = 71.7 ₱


PS: sad to see that (like Maplin) Medjaf seems to have moved away from electronic components and so forth, and are now offering "electronic products" from China. Hopefully, there are still a few more interesting emporiums hidden in the souks of some of the desert towns.


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Originally Posted by Geoff Hannis

Originally Posted by Malcolm

When in Rome....

Giupar Elettronica Pastorelli Srl
Gamar Srl
GB Electronica (various locations)


Giupar
GAMAR
GBC

... and, for comparison, "balance", and amusement:-

Mejdaf
Newport smile

£ 1 = 1.18 €
£ 1 = SR 5.18
£ 1 = 71.7 ₱


PS: sad to see that (like Maplin) Medjaf seems to have moved away from electronic components and so forth, and are now offering "electronic products" from China. Hopefully, there are still a few more interesting emporiums hidden in the souks of some of the desert towns.


I really think this needs a separate thread, Geoff.

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Maplin latest:- joint administrators have been appointed; closing down sale is now on (up to 50% off many items). frown


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