Appendix B. Shopping for Parts

Depending on your budget and your preferences, you have four different ways to acquire components for the experiments in this book:

  1. Minimum Shopping. If you disassemble every project after completing it, you can save on the cost of components by reusing them. The Minimum Shopping list assumes that you’ll proceed on this basis. You will be recycling almost everything. See “Minimum Shopping: Experiments 1 Through 14”.

  2. Moderate Shopping. If you don’t need to keep the test experiments, but want to retain a few finished projects that can be fun to play with, see the Moderate Shopping List for the parts that I think you are most likely to require. See “Moderate Shopping: Experiments 1 Through 14”.

  3. Maximum Shopping. ...

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