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Thread: Fake components?
face picon face BY : 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 ...

<0bc301c772dc$117ffac0$1979f682@space.rl.ac.uk> 7bit

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