[time-nuts] magnetic electronic components

Jim Lux jimlux at earthlink.net
Tue Jun 23 23:50:31 EDT 2015

On 6/23/15 4:02 PM, Tim Shoppa wrote:
> Yes, for ferrites, many (all?) of the Amidon FT-xxx parts are perfectly
> standard Fair-Rite cores available from full-line distributors like Mouser,
> Newark, etc.
> Iron powder cores are not stocked by any of the standard distributors that
> I know of, but kitsandparts.com has good prices and quick delivery.

Powdered metal.. typically from micrometals.

Lodestone Pacific is one of their distributors.  I've not bought small 
quantities of Micrometals parts from them, though.

(lots of european distributors)

> Sometimes Amidon is the best or only place for a particular part.
> Good online source on ferrite transformers with measurements and
> distributor part numbers: Clifton Labs. e.g.
> http://www.cliftonlaboratories.com/ferrites,_inductors_and_transformers.htm
> Tim N3QE

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