Arrow Electronics, Inc. Catalog requests to: Catalog Division Catalog Division 1860 Smithtown Ave. 25 Hub Drive Ronkonkoma NY 11779 Melville NY 11747-9828 +1-800-93-ARROWMinimum $25; they no longer have a catalog. They are a Real Distributor, but also didn't mind my placing a personal order (a couple of years ago).
MCM Electronics 650 Congress Park Drive Centerville OH 45459-4072 +1-800-543-4330 +1-800-824-TECH (product questions) +1-513-434-6959 (FAX)Minimum $20 ($25 for charge cards, and they don't take personal checks), handling $1.95 + shipping. Oriented toward repair technicians, really heavy on VCR parts and somewhat overpriced doodads, lots of useful stuff not easily found elsewhere.
Fordham Radio Supply 260 Motor Parkway Hauppauge NY 11788-5134 +1-800-695-4848Tools for technicians. One or two items are not outrageously overpriced.
Jameco 1355 Shoreway Road Belmost CA 94002 +1-800-831-4242 +1-800-237-6948 (FAX) +1-415-592-8097No longer have a minimum order, reasonable selection of parts again (in addition to computer components).
JDR Microdevices Just moved! 1850 South 10th Street San Jose CA 95122-4108 Orders: +1-800-538-5000 +1-408-494-1400 FAX: +1-800-538-5005 +1-408-494-1420 Cust. Service: +1-800-538-5001 Tech Support: +1-800-538-5002 BBS: +1-408-494-1430No minimum, $5+ shipping. Mostly computers now, but they haven't yet decided to abandon components; indeed, they recently dropped their minimum order requirement entirely.
Johnson Shop Products .O.Box 160113 Cupertino CA 95016 +1-408-257-8614 +1-408-253-6288 (FAX)Catalog $1. No minimum. Shipping charge is based on UPS; very small orders that can be sensibly shipped in a first-class letter, include money for first-class postage. New and some used electronic parts.
DC Electronics . O. Box 3203 Scottsdale AZ 85271-3203 +1-800-423-0070 (orders) +1-602-945-7736 (stock/price checks) +1-602-994-1707 (FAX)$15 minimum charge order, no minimum for checks, $3 min. shipping&handling. Wide array of ICs, good assortment of electronic components.
Communications Specialists, Inc. 426 West Taft Ave. Orange CA 92665-4296 +1-800-854-0547 +1-714-998-3021 +1-714-974-3420 (FAX)Surface mount chip component prototyping kits, $49.95. Call for free detailed brochure.
Kelvin Electronics 7 Fairchild Ave. Plainview NY 11803 +1-800-645-9212 +1-516-349-7620 +1-516-349-7830 (FAX)Minimum order $20; S&H 5% of order ($5 minimum, extra for large stuff, overnight, export (like to Hawaii :-), and etchant; based on UPS charges). Lots of electronic parts & tools, some robotics supplies, model rockets.
H & R Company (Herbach and Rademan) 18 Canal Street, .O.Box 122 Bristol PA 19007-0122 +1-800-848-8001 (Orders) +1-215-788-5583 +1-215-788-9577 (FAX)Minimum order $25 ($5 processing charge under $25), shipping $4.75 under $30; Most items are new overstocks, much regularly stocked stuff as well. Tools, electrical supplies, motors, mechanical components, robotic components.
John Birkitt 1, The Strait, Lincoln +44 522 520767Lots of stuff for the practical enthusiast. Many bargains to be had if you've the patience to sort through the extensive heaps of assorted electronic miscellany. Good stocks of new components, tools and books, masses of RF gear and very competetive prices.
Two shops side by side cater for the "consumer" type goods and the
"electronics" type. Does mail order, takes visa/access etc. Mail order
list contains lots of unusual goodies that you'll possibly never see on
offer anywhere else.
Thanks to Dave Walster @ lincoln.gpsemi.com
N R Bardwell Abbeydale Road, Sheffield +44 742 552886Possibly the busiest electronics emporium I've ever visited. Specialises in radio gear and alarm equipment but many of the obligatory bags of "unmarked, untested" goodies makes Bardwell's *the* place to go. Friendly, efficient and knowledgeable staff. Cheap. Very cheap. Thriving mail order business with some good bargains in IC's and discrete's. Write/phone for a price list.
International Components Corporation 1803 NW Lincoln Way Toledo OR 97391-1014 +1-800-325-0101 (US & Canada) +1-503-336-4400 (FAX)Cabinets&Enclosures; Capacitors; Diodes; ICs; Potentiometers; Resistors; Sockets; Transistors; Books. No minimum order, $2 handling under $25.
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We have two Los Angeles Area locations:
(Vermont Avenue at 9th Street (213) 380-8000) the other
We are also a mail order company. We will mail a catalog free to anyone requesting one. You can E-Mail us at firstname.lastname@example.org or you can write us at:
All Electronics Corporation
PO Box 567
Van Nuys, CA 91408
or call us toll free at 1-800-826-5432
NO minimum, $5.00 S&H. New and surplus electronics.
Alltronics 2300 Zanker Road San Jose CA 95131 +1-408-943-9773 +1-408-943-9776 FAXSurplus electronics. $12 minimum, shipping per UPS.
American Science and Surplus (formerly JerryCo) 3605 Howard Street Skokie IL 60076 +1-708-982-0870 +1-800-934-0722 FAXSurplus. THE surplus place. Lots and lots of surplus. WWII gun cameras, velcro, laser disk chassis, 6 volt VW wipers motors, LEDs, rubber brains, you name it, they've had it. Catalogs are a really good time. $12.50 minimum order (which includes the $4 shipping charge).
BCD Electro !!! Out of the mail order business! . O. Box 450207 Garland TX 75045-0207 +1-214-343-1770According to Barrie Britton (24 Feb 94), BCD has gone out of the mail order business.