Alan B. Pearce email (remove spam text)
>Someone got busted in Auckland a few years ago
>selling RAM chips that were actually empty.
When I was at secondary school (way back in the 60's) someone was attempting
to sell OC71/OC72 transistors at very good prices. turned out they were bits
of plastic with 3 wires sticking out and no internal connection ...
See also: www.piclist.com/techref/index.htm?key=fake+components
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