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Old 05-04-2012, 01:52 PM   #1
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Im about to start ordering parts and was wondering who are the best (price/quality) vendors for all the electrical components...ssr, heat sink,contactors switches?




EDIT: I will try to keep a running list in this posting to help others finds this info easily

ssr w/ heatsinks - Ebay
contactors - Amazon
switches - Ebay
http://www.factorymation.com
http://www.automationdirect.com
http://www.elecdirect.com/
zorotools.com
http://www.oscsys.com
http://www.zorotools.com/ (gfi breakers)

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Old 05-04-2012, 02:12 PM   #2
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For me:

ssr w/ heatsinks - Ebay
contactors - Amazon
switches - Ebay

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Old 05-04-2012, 02:16 PM   #3
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I have had good luck with
http://www.factorymation.com
http://www.automationdirect.com
http://www.elecdirect.com/

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There is a great thread somewhere on here that users posted their favorite "electric" resources. I searched and cannot find it. That will have a ton of information.

Besides the stuff listed above, I used zorotools.com for some odds and ends. The prices were good and shipping was super fast.

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eBrewSupply just started posting in the vendor forums here. They're "opening soon."
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There is a great thread somewhere on here that users posted their favorite "electric" resources. I searched and cannot find it. That will have a ton of information.
http://www.homebrewtalk.com/f170/electrical-components-thread-315509/

That thread should get you started.
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Beat me to it...

Sure wish this thread would get a sticky.

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Beat me to it...

Sure wish this thread would get a sticky.
Ill edit my first post this afternoon to include all vendors that are being recomended
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On that thread I found ron's home and hardware for heating elements, the price and slection is the best I could find. I also got ring termanels from them, again good price and slection.
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