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Raspberry Pi Cookbook, 2nd Edition by Simon Monk

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Appendix A. Parts and Suppliers

Parts

The following tables will help you to find the parts used in this book. Where possible, I have listed product codes for a few suppliers.

There are now many electronic component suppliers that cater to the maker and electronics hobbyist. Some of the most popular are listed in Table A-1.

Table A-1. Parts suppliers
Supplier Website Notes

Adafruit

http://www.adafruit.com

Good for modules

Digikey

http://www.digikey.com/

Wide range of components

MakerShed

http://www.makershed.com/

Good for modules, kits, and tools

MCM Electronics

http://www.mcmelectronics.com/

Wide range of components

Mouser

http://www.mouser.com

Wide range of components

SeeedStudio

http://www.seeedstudio.com/

Interesting low-cost modules

SparkFun

http://www.sparkfun.com

Good for modules

MonkMakes http://www.monkmakes.com Electronic Kits for Raspberry Pi, etc.
Pimoroni

https://shop.pimoroni.com

UK-based manufacturer of interesting HATs and retailer
Polulu https://www.pololu.com/ Great for motor controllers and robots

CPC

http://cpc.farnell.com/

UK-based; wide range of components

Ciseco

http://shop.ciseco.co.uk/

Suppliers of PiLite, Humble Pi, etc.

Farnell

http://www.farnell.com/

International; wide range of components

Maplin

http://www.maplin.co.uk/

UK-based; bricks and mortar component and Pi store

Proto-pic

http://proto-pic.co.uk/

UK-based; stock SparkFun and Adafruit modules ...

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