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Old 9th May 2004, 05:07 AM   #1
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Default Where to buy bits and pieces?

Hi,

I am in the process of aquiring parts and finishing design for my first real audio project, a MOSFET 150W monster

A few questions on where to buy parts:

1. Where should I buy small, high-quality parts such as RCA jacks and speaker binding posts? They must be insulated as I plan on using an aluminum chassis.

2. Where is a good, inexpensive place to get PCB's made? I can create gerber file outputs, I will use EWB Utiliboard for design.

3. Where can one aquire a nice, heavy, metal knob for the volume control? I don't want a chinsy little plastic unit...

4. I have heard of people using "Frontpanelexpress" to create custom faceplates for their units. What is the consensus on the quality of the units? What other options might I have?

5. Where do heatsinks come from? I need something fairly large....



Thanks for any help!



-Matt Aurand
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