Retro Chip Tester Pro, US shopping basket?
wh.sudbrink at verizon.net
Fri Jan 14 16:09:55 CST 2022
I'm talking about this guy:
He's in the US.
From: s shumaker [mailto:shumaker at att.net]
Sent: Friday, January 14, 2022 2:02 PM
To: William Sudbrink <wh.sudbrink at verizon.net>; 'General Discussion: On-Topic and Off-Topic Posts' <cctalk at classiccmp.org>
Subject: Re: Retro Chip Tester Pro, US shopping basket?
Ya except his web page say no US sales... is he being flexible if one asks nicely?
On 1/14/2022 9:16 AM, William Sudbrink wrote:
> Oh, US source, no. You have to buy straight from Stephan.
> But there is a guy on ebay who builds and sells them.
> But you'll pay a premium. I considered it, but I like to build things myself.
> The parts scavenger hunt? Not so much.
> -----Original Message-----
> From: cctalk [mailto:cctalk-bounces at classiccmp.org] On Behalf Of
> William Sudbrink via cctalk
> Sent: Friday, January 14, 2022 11:50 AM
> To: 's shumaker' <shumaker at att.net>; 'General Discussion: On-Topic and
> Off-Topic Posts' <cctalk at classiccmp.org>
> Subject: RE: Retro Chip Tester Pro, US shopping basket?
> He just added 2708 programming to it. Which is extremely useful.
> -----Original Message-----
> From: cctalk [mailto:cctalk-bounces at classiccmp.org] On Behalf Of s
> shumaker via cctalk
> Sent: Friday, January 14, 2022 11:20 AM
> To: cctalk at classiccmp.org
> Subject: Re: Retro Chip Tester Pro, US shopping basket?
> Seems like a very useful gadget. Any suggestions for a US source?
> On 1/13/2022 1:18 PM, Santo Nucifora via cctalk wrote:
>> Hi Bill,
>> I have a Digikey shopping cart for most of the items and another for
>> Mouser for the rest of the items but mine was Rev "i". I did this
>> back in August and I looked at the cart and noticed that some of the
>> items may have substitutes now. I know I had to do a few substitutes
>> when I followed the BOM even back then. I'll post them here but
>> please be careful and check the BOM from the RTC (Retro Chip Tester) Google site you were emailed
>> against these carts. Again, you may have to make some substitutes and
>> some of the other components may not line up exactly but that's the
>> nature of these pre-created carts, unfortunately. It will at least
>> give you a good start: Note, I ordered from a Digikey.ca site but I
>> created an identical US cart for a friend in the US that was building one as well.
>> Again, triple check everything.
>> Digikey US cart: https://www.digikey.com/short/d9vrt54z
>> Mouse CA cart for 4 items not at Digikey (but they may be there now?):
>> BTW, good choice on a Christmas present. You will wonder how you did
>> without it.
>> Hope this helps,
>> On Thu, Jan 13, 2022 at 3:46 PM William Sudbrink via cctalk <
>> cctalk at classiccmp.org> wrote:
>>> In response to my wife's "Buy yourself a Christmas present"
>>> direction, I've ordered a Retro Chip Tested Pro board. When you
>>> purchase the board, you get a BOM and links to stored shopping
>>> baskets for some European vendors. Has anyone built this in the US
>>> and stored their basket with a US vendor? Rev 1.2k by the way, but
>>> any basket would be helpful as the BOM differences between the
>>> versions are listed.
>>> Bill S.
>>> This email has been checked for viruses by Avast antivirus software.
> This email has been checked for viruses by Avast antivirus software.
This email has been checked for viruses by Avast antivirus software.
More information about the cctech