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Old 14th April 2003, 03:10 PM   #1
dine1967 is offline dine1967  United States
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I will be visiting Toronto for about 4 days this weekend. I would like to know some stores which I can visit to pick up some parts like pots, heatsink, transformers etc. Planning to build a GC. thanks
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Heyy Dine....best place for parts in Toronto is Active Surplus loacted on Queen st and Spadina..this place is huge.....I spend half a day in there easy.
there is another place just North of the city called SAYAL....they are located at Victoria Park and Steeles....they also have a great selection......if you really adventurous you can go into mississauga and there is a place on Matheson rd and Dixie it has about 5 different electronic stores in one strip plaza.....one of the store specializes in Audioparts and supplies.........Have Fun!!!!


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And don't forget about small Chinese store right beside Active Surplus, Supertronic. Some good deals on pots, transformers and connectors and just about anything else.
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thats right Peter didnt know if it was still there!!!
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Old 14th April 2003, 03:32 PM   #5
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...or you can go directly to Peter's basement, he's got everything you'll ever dream of.
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LMAO!!!!
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The store is called SUPREMETRONIC...I think Peter spelled it wrong...

www.supremetronic.com

I've bought many things from them vial email order. Very nice people to deal w/ and LOVE their gold plated RCA jacks. VERY nice and very cheap! many other connectors too

-Matthew K. Olson
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I always get their name wrong, too similar to Supersonic, which is something like Digi-Key and located Gordon Baker and Victoria Park area. Catalog sales only, but on spot.
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I always get their name wrong, too similar to Supersonic, which is something like Digi-Key and located Gordon Baker and Victoria Park area. Catalog sales only, but on spot.
You mean Electro-Sonic?
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Yeah, Electrosonic

Also Sayal in Mississauga, at Dixie and Mattheson, is probably bigger and has better selection than Scarborough location.
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