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Free sample electronic components for hobbyists?

I would like to get some free sample electronics components. I have seen many websites which are offering such components. Unfortunately, I am a hobbyist and not part of a business. This limits me from submitting sample requests to every company that I have seen so far. I will not lie and make up a business to a company that is doing me a favor. Does anybody know (can link to) an electronics website that offers free samples to hobbyists/students. I appreciate your help.

Asked By: a - 7/12/2009
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I am a Professor and my students get free samples from manufacturers all the time. Most manufacturers realize that if they get students to use their parts, the students will likely remember them if/when they go on to get a job with more purchasing power. Its actually a very low cost, high yield form of marketing for... More
Answered By: David M - 7/12/2009
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To the extent of my knowledge manufacturing companies do not offer samples to a single person. They offer those to companies that will buy their parts in large quantities, they will not make enough of a profit selling to individual people... More
Answered By: Frog Man - 7/12/2009
 
Get familiar with your local Ham radio club. Maybe even become a Ham. In return, you will gain a lifetime group of people who have or used to have access to electronics parts. If you are lucky, you will have an "Elmer" in the group who is very generous with his parts and contacts. If you are a student, they are... More
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Answered By: Brian T - 7/12/2009
 
try http://www.freefreebies.org its what I use they're new but cool and update daily btw a lot of the other answers have viruses, I'll try to delete the ones I know have them please best answer me :)
Answered By: Sam - 7/13/2009
 
hey there... More
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Answered By: Peter - 7/20/2009
 
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