electronics tinkerer and robotics
enthusiast. Much of the stock is
surplus, so it comes and goes, but
while it’s being offered, it has a good
price attached to it.
Online sales through Web
catalog; printed catalog available.
Electronic surplus, much of it
high-end industrial or scientific;
opticals, laser. Online sales with
Handy selection of electronic
components, including unique
sensors, construction hardware, and
motors, along with the usual
transistors, resistors, etc. Online sales
with Web catalog.
Surplus electrical, including
motors, test equipment, and power
supplies. Online sales with Web
Electro Mavin carries electronic
components, motors, batteries, optics,
and test equipment. Online sales with
Web catalog; retail store in Los
Electronic Dimensions carries
military and industrial surplus,
electronics, radio receivers,
transmitters and parts, electron tubes,
test equipment, and ham gear. Retail
store in Washington state, and online
sales with Web catalog.
Electronics Goldmine carries new
and used electronic components
(LEDs, potentiometers, resistors,
heatsinks, transistors, etc.), robot
items, electronic project kits, and
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more. Online sales with Web catalog.
Electronic Surplus, Inc.
Electronic Surplus has a wide
selection of test equipment and
New and surplus electronics,
including passive components, motors,
relays, and more. Online sales with
Surplus electronics. Local store
and online sales.
Fair Radio Sales
Though specializing in surplus
for ham radio, Fair Radio also offers
plenty of general electronics and
test equipment. Online sales with
Web catalog. A printed catalog is
Gateway Electronics, Inc.
Gateway Electronics is a general
electronics mail order and retailer.
Among their products are passive
and active components, motors,
electronic kits, gadgets, books, and
tools. Some of their goods are new;
others are surplus.
General electronics. New and
HSC Electronic Supply
Online mail order sales, with
walk-in retail stores in northern CA.
Halted offers a mix of computer and
Marlin P. Jones & Assoc., Inc.
MPJA sells both new and surplus
electronic and mechanical products.
Their assortment of items such as
motors is fairly small, but they make
up for it with a wide selection of
other common (and some not-so-common) products.
MECI — Mendelson’s
Surplus electronics, motors, and
even a special section for combat
robot parts — large motors, batteries,
that sort of thing. Online sales with
Quickar carries surplus electronics
and tools. Online sales with Web
Skycraft Parts & Surplus, Inc.
Skycraft Parts & Surplus, Inc., is
a “surplus mall” offering power
supplies, transistors, relays, ICs, wire,
cable, heat shrink, transformers,
motors, fiber optics, test equipment,
resistors, diodes, and more. Local
store in Florida, plus online sales with
Surplus of all kinds: electronic,
computer peripheral, laser, motors,
LCDs, and more. Online sales with
Unicorn Electronics has a large
selection of electronic components,
including passives, transistors, logic
ICs, relays, and more. Online sales
with Web catalog.
Weird Stuff Warehouse
Weird Stuff Warehouse sells
surplus, including electronics. Retail
store in Sunnyvale, CA. SV
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