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by dirtyharry2
Wed Aug 20, 2014 11:10 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Outsource to you - arduino/soldering/laser
Replies: 0
Views: 7821

Outsource to you - arduino/soldering/laser

Hello; I'm building a fairly complicated timing system for a dogsport, but it largely breaks down to a couple dozen laser tripwires. This: https://www.sparkfun.com/products/retired/8654 is basically what I need. But they've been discontinued, and the adafruit ones are $20/per, which is exorbitant fo...
by dirtyharry2
Tue Jun 11, 2013 1:50 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Electronic components (local)?
Replies: 3
Views: 6718

Re: Electronic components (local)?

Perfect, thanks. I work in the north end, so that's not the end of the world for me.
by dirtyharry2
Mon Jun 10, 2013 12:34 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Electronic components (local)?
Replies: 3
Views: 6718

Electronic components (local)?

Does anyone have a source for electronics components in Saskatoon? I'm talking resistors, capacitors, transistors, leds/diodes, etc. Even Radioshack/source is completely getting rid of what they used to stock. I order a bunch online (ebay/digikey/mouser/whatever) but I'd love to be able to hop in my...
by dirtyharry2
Mon May 06, 2013 10:08 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Laser Cutter Access
Replies: 2
Views: 5774

Re: Laser Cutter Access

Very handy thing to have available :) Hi; new poster, wil try to make to a Tuesday dropby in the next few weeks. Have you had any experience lasering PCBs? It looks like you can just paint them, etch away the paint selectively, and do a standard chemical dip. Also, how accurate is it for Re-lasering...