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Old 26th February 2007, 03:35 PM   #1
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Default Supplies in Boston area?

Hi, newbie getting into the game here. I live in Boston (Eastie if you want to be precise) and am wondering if there are any good places for random components and supplies anywhere nearby, preferably inside 128.

I know there used to be an Active Electronics in Cambridge but I think it's been gone a long time, and the Radio Shack in Central Square was good the last time I was there, which was ~10 years ago. You'd think with the insane nerd coefficient we have around here there'd be at least one place.

I don't really mind buying online but you know how it is when you need one steenkin' part on a Saturday morning...
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Old 26th February 2007, 04:06 PM   #2
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"You-Do-It" Electronics in Needham is pretty good. Right off 128, exit 19A.
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Old 26th February 2007, 04:17 PM   #3
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Oh, yes, thought they were more Best Buy but their site lists EPROM programmers so they are clearly a little more geek-friendly.
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Old 27th February 2007, 05:36 PM   #4
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A little more geek friendly is the understatement of the century! This place is great. Its bad news that I live right around the corner.
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