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Old 3rd November 2005, 03:14 AM   #1
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Default Looking for a parts supplier

I'm looking for a parts supplier that has realistic shipping charges, not inflated , fair prices on components perhaps even books from beginner to advanced topics and that will accept pay-pal as payment choice.Am I asking too much ? Does anyone have suggestions

Starting over from scratch is a pain.

Thanks for any suggestions
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Old 8th November 2005, 04:03 PM   #2
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Default Try Reference Audio Mods?

Have you tried Reference Audio Mods? They accept Paypal/



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Old 8th November 2005, 08:44 PM   #3
rkc7 is offline rkc7  United States
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I've bought stuff from www.futurlec.com

They're pretty cheap and so is shipping. But, they are based in Asia, so shipping takes like 2 weeks for standard post. Also, I've had a problem with them sending me the wrong parts a few times. I don't think they take Paypal.
Disclaimer: I may be wrong, I may be right. I'd rather believe that I do know what I'm talking about, but am always willing to be told I don't.
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Old 9th November 2005, 10:26 AM   #4
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I had bad expierence with Reference Audio Mods, one year ago or so.
Ordered parts not arrived (and seems to be not sended at all).
Long email ping-pong wasn't help.
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Old 10th November 2005, 12:47 AM   #5
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Thanks for the links , question though , is it just me or is the prices at Reference Audio realy inflated ? Perhaps it just that I've been away from buying parts too long .
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Old 10th November 2005, 08:40 PM   #6
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Reference audio mods did short me (1) 1000uf Rubycon cap in an order and I didn't follow up out of laziness. It was a pain, but good thing that I didn't really care for them.
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Old 10th November 2005, 09:40 PM   #7
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Small shop. First class components, good advice. Paypal
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