On 1 Oct 2018, at 4:42 pm, Don Vosper via Groups.Io <email@example.com> wrote:
I see on the Farnell site in the UK that one off 9851, 9850 and the useful AD8037 are £25.00, £23.00 and £10.00 each respectively.My last 80 or so purchases have been through AliExpress.
Typically you get parts for under the 10,000 unit price.
I think I've twice had a situation where a completely
wrong thing was shipped, and I didn't pay for those after
All other parts have been up to normal spec, and were
shipped free of charge. Most of the world's electronics is
made in China. There are a lot of "partial reels" of perfectly
good parts being sold off through the thousands of vendors
on AliExpress. I'm really struggling to see any downside.