Old 08-02-2009, 10:17 PM #1
Junior Member
 
Join Date: Jul 2009
Posts: 5
Rep Power: 0
anrchy is on a distinguished road
anrchy anrchy is offline
Junior Member
 
Join Date: Jul 2009
Posts: 5
Rep Power: 0
anrchy is on a distinguished road
Default diodes and resistors

ok so I went to Fry's electronics after many radioshack phone calls (haha) to see if they have resistors. And they have a whole freaking wall of em. BUT, out of the 1ohm ones there were two different kinds. 1/4 w and 1/8 w

WTF? I have not read anything defining this. so which one do i get?

=[ ya and fry's dont have diodes... but i found those at R.S.

thnx


anrchy is offline   Reply With Quote


















Old 08-02-2009, 10:21 PM #2
lasersbee's Avatar
Class 4 Laser
 
Join Date: Sep 2008
Location: Quebec, Canada
Posts: 16,839
Rep Power: 1019143
lasersbee has a reputation beyond reputelasersbee has a reputation beyond reputelasersbee has a reputation beyond reputelasersbee has a reputation beyond reputelasersbee has a reputation beyond reputelasersbee has a reputation beyond reputelasersbee has a reputation beyond reputelasersbee has a reputation beyond reputelasersbee has a reputation beyond reputelasersbee has a reputation beyond reputelasersbee has a reputation beyond repute
lasersbee lasersbee is offline
Class 4 Laser
lasersbee's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2008
Location: Quebec, Canada
Posts: 16,839
Rep Power: 1019143
lasersbee has a reputation beyond reputelasersbee has a reputation beyond reputelasersbee has a reputation beyond reputelasersbee has a reputation beyond reputelasersbee has a reputation beyond reputelasersbee has a reputation beyond reputelasersbee has a reputation beyond reputelasersbee has a reputation beyond reputelasersbee has a reputation beyond reputelasersbee has a reputation beyond reputelasersbee has a reputation beyond repute
Default Re: diodes and resistors

Well... I can definitely say that you have NOT done your homework
on the forum...
It seems that there is a member somewhere on the Forum that is
giving away 1 Ohm 1/2 Watt Test Load resistors for FREE...

You will need to do a little research to find him...


Jerry
__________________

J.BAUER Electronics Home Page

LaserBee Laser Power Meter Products meet your needs
at affordable Prices:
See them all here on LPF

LaserBee Power Meter products ALWAYS in Stock
and ready to ship

Also available on eBay:Check availability here..

Subsidary: Pharma Electronic Solutions


This banner is available to and can be copied/used FREE by any LaserBee owner
lasersbee is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 08-02-2009, 10:21 PM #3
Meatball's Avatar
Class 3B Laser
 
Join Date: Feb 2008
Location: Lincoln, NE
Posts: 2,989
Rep Power: 7447
Meatball has a reputation beyond reputeMeatball has a reputation beyond reputeMeatball has a reputation beyond reputeMeatball has a reputation beyond reputeMeatball has a reputation beyond reputeMeatball has a reputation beyond reputeMeatball has a reputation beyond reputeMeatball has a reputation beyond reputeMeatball has a reputation beyond reputeMeatball has a reputation beyond reputeMeatball has a reputation beyond repute
Meatball Meatball is offline
Class 3B Laser
Meatball's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2008
Location: Lincoln, NE
Posts: 2,989
Rep Power: 7447
Meatball has a reputation beyond reputeMeatball has a reputation beyond reputeMeatball has a reputation beyond reputeMeatball has a reputation beyond reputeMeatball has a reputation beyond reputeMeatball has a reputation beyond reputeMeatball has a reputation beyond reputeMeatball has a reputation beyond reputeMeatball has a reputation beyond reputeMeatball has a reputation beyond reputeMeatball has a reputation beyond repute
Default Re: diodes and resistors

How much current do you plan on putting through this diode? I usually stick with the 1/2 watt..
__________________
FIAT LUX

(\__/)
(='.'=)
(")_(")
Meatball is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 08-02-2009, 10:22 PM #4
bryce007's Avatar
Class 3R Laser
 
Join Date: Jul 2009
Location: Mesa, AZ
Posts: 1,679
Rep Power: 120
bryce007 has a reputation beyond reputebryce007 has a reputation beyond reputebryce007 has a reputation beyond reputebryce007 has a reputation beyond reputebryce007 has a reputation beyond reputebryce007 has a reputation beyond reputebryce007 has a reputation beyond reputebryce007 has a reputation beyond reputebryce007 has a reputation beyond reputebryce007 has a reputation beyond reputebryce007 has a reputation beyond repute
bryce007 bryce007 is offline
Class 3R Laser
bryce007's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2009
Location: Mesa, AZ
Posts: 1,679
Rep Power: 120
bryce007 has a reputation beyond reputebryce007 has a reputation beyond reputebryce007 has a reputation beyond reputebryce007 has a reputation beyond reputebryce007 has a reputation beyond reputebryce007 has a reputation beyond reputebryce007 has a reputation beyond reputebryce007 has a reputation beyond reputebryce007 has a reputation beyond reputebryce007 has a reputation beyond reputebryce007 has a reputation beyond repute
Default Re: diodes and resistors

Quote:
Originally Posted by lasersbee View Post
Well... I can definitely say that you have NOT done your homework
on the forum...
It seems that there is a member somewhere on the Forum that is
giving away 1 Ohm 1/2 Watt Test Load resistors for FREE...

You will need to do a little research to find him...


Jerry
What? Someone's giving away free resistors? Just pay shipping? Nice! Oh I like your signature BTW. lol
__________________
Max Power! He's the man, whose name you'd love to touch! But you mustn't touch. His name sounds good in your ear,
but when you say it, you mustn't fear! Cuz his name can be said by anyone!
bryce007 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 08-02-2009, 10:24 PM #5
lasersbee's Avatar
Class 4 Laser
 
Join Date: Sep 2008
Location: Quebec, Canada
Posts: 16,839
Rep Power: 1019143
lasersbee has a reputation beyond reputelasersbee has a reputation beyond reputelasersbee has a reputation beyond reputelasersbee has a reputation beyond reputelasersbee has a reputation beyond reputelasersbee has a reputation beyond reputelasersbee has a reputation beyond reputelasersbee has a reputation beyond reputelasersbee has a reputation beyond reputelasersbee has a reputation beyond reputelasersbee has a reputation beyond repute
lasersbee lasersbee is offline
Class 4 Laser
lasersbee's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2008
Location: Quebec, Canada
Posts: 16,839
Rep Power: 1019143
lasersbee has a reputation beyond reputelasersbee has a reputation beyond reputelasersbee has a reputation beyond reputelasersbee has a reputation beyond reputelasersbee has a reputation beyond reputelasersbee has a reputation beyond reputelasersbee has a reputation beyond reputelasersbee has a reputation beyond reputelasersbee has a reputation beyond reputelasersbee has a reputation beyond reputelasersbee has a reputation beyond repute
Default Re: diodes and resistors

ROFLMAO..........

Jerry
__________________

J.BAUER Electronics Home Page

LaserBee Laser Power Meter Products meet your needs
at affordable Prices:
See them all here on LPF

LaserBee Power Meter products ALWAYS in Stock
and ready to ship

Also available on eBay:Check availability here..

Subsidary: Pharma Electronic Solutions


This banner is available to and can be copied/used FREE by any LaserBee owner
lasersbee is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 08-03-2009, 08:29 AM #6
dr-ebert's Avatar
Class 2M Laser
 
Join Date: Mar 2009
Posts: 713
Rep Power: 32
dr-ebert has a reputation beyond reputedr-ebert has a reputation beyond reputedr-ebert has a reputation beyond reputedr-ebert has a reputation beyond reputedr-ebert has a reputation beyond reputedr-ebert has a reputation beyond reputedr-ebert has a reputation beyond reputedr-ebert has a reputation beyond reputedr-ebert has a reputation beyond reputedr-ebert has a reputation beyond reputedr-ebert has a reputation beyond repute
dr-ebert dr-ebert is offline
Class 2M Laser
dr-ebert's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2009
Posts: 713
Rep Power: 32
dr-ebert has a reputation beyond reputedr-ebert has a reputation beyond reputedr-ebert has a reputation beyond reputedr-ebert has a reputation beyond reputedr-ebert has a reputation beyond reputedr-ebert has a reputation beyond reputedr-ebert has a reputation beyond reputedr-ebert has a reputation beyond reputedr-ebert has a reputation beyond reputedr-ebert has a reputation beyond reputedr-ebert has a reputation beyond repute
Default Re: diodes and resistors

1/4 W is standard. These are good for up to 500mA (at 1 Ohm).
__________________
1. Quoting in forums should cost money. There are too many people who blindly quote the immediately preceding post, including already-quoted quotes.
2. Someone who tells others to "use the Search button" without providing a set of reasonably obvious search terms that actually returns the proper answer within the first results page should get banned for a week.
dr-ebert is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 08-03-2009, 10:01 AM #7
Gryphon's Avatar
Class 3R Laser
 
Join Date: May 2009
Location: Panama City, Florida
Posts: 1,838
Rep Power: 182
Gryphon has a reputation beyond reputeGryphon has a reputation beyond reputeGryphon has a reputation beyond reputeGryphon has a reputation beyond reputeGryphon has a reputation beyond reputeGryphon has a reputation beyond reputeGryphon has a reputation beyond reputeGryphon has a reputation beyond reputeGryphon has a reputation beyond reputeGryphon has a reputation beyond reputeGryphon has a reputation beyond repute
Gryphon Gryphon is offline
Class 3R Laser
Gryphon's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2009
Location: Panama City, Florida
Posts: 1,838
Rep Power: 182
Gryphon has a reputation beyond reputeGryphon has a reputation beyond reputeGryphon has a reputation beyond reputeGryphon has a reputation beyond reputeGryphon has a reputation beyond reputeGryphon has a reputation beyond reputeGryphon has a reputation beyond reputeGryphon has a reputation beyond reputeGryphon has a reputation beyond reputeGryphon has a reputation beyond reputeGryphon has a reputation beyond repute
Default Re: diodes and resistors

Quote:
Originally Posted by bryce007 View Post
What? Someone's giving away free resistors? Just pay shipping? Nice! Oh I like your signature BTW. lol
HAHAHA!! I honestly never noticed that there before
__________________
I see................wait, what now?

(3x) 405nm
(6x) 445nm
(4x) 532nm
(1x) 543nm
(1x) 632.8nm
(1x) 635nm
(3x) 660nm
SSY-1 Laser
Gryphon is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 08-03-2009, 06:02 PM #8
Junior Member
 
Join Date: Jul 2009
Posts: 5
Rep Power: 0
anrchy is on a distinguished road
anrchy anrchy is offline
Junior Member
 
Join Date: Jul 2009
Posts: 5
Rep Power: 0
anrchy is on a distinguished road
Default Re: diodes and resistors

well i would rather get these at a store because it only takes a second. I appreciate the sarcastic remarks though. they make me feel warm and welcome.

And to everyone giving me shit about not researching the forum, how about refining the search a little better. I have read several test load threads, with diagrams and none of them described the resistors other than "1 ohm" so after reading that I had no idea.

And the faq could be more organized and contain more info.

Most forums I have been on "trx450.org" when I am researching things were a bit more user friendly and when I didnt know something i was "helped".

sorry for cluttering the forum with questions on info already known and posted but some of these things could be jammed into a sticky thread like a faq.

I dunno but the faqs and how to's and the people are not very informative on this website and im starting to feel hesitant about asking anything else on this forum.

-anrchy
anrchy is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 08-03-2009, 06:07 PM #9
bryce007's Avatar
Class 3R Laser
 
Join Date: Jul 2009
Location: Mesa, AZ
Posts: 1,679
Rep Power: 120
bryce007 has a reputation beyond reputebryce007 has a reputation beyond reputebryce007 has a reputation beyond reputebryce007 has a reputation beyond reputebryce007 has a reputation beyond reputebryce007 has a reputation beyond reputebryce007 has a reputation beyond reputebryce007 has a reputation beyond reputebryce007 has a reputation beyond reputebryce007 has a reputation beyond reputebryce007 has a reputation beyond repute
bryce007 bryce007 is offline
Class 3R Laser
bryce007's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2009
Location: Mesa, AZ
Posts: 1,679
Rep Power: 120
bryce007 has a reputation beyond reputebryce007 has a reputation beyond reputebryce007 has a reputation beyond reputebryce007 has a reputation beyond reputebryce007 has a reputation beyond reputebryce007 has a reputation beyond reputebryce007 has a reputation beyond reputebryce007 has a reputation beyond reputebryce007 has a reputation beyond reputebryce007 has a reputation beyond reputebryce007 has a reputation beyond repute
Default Re: diodes and resistors

You don't have to use a 1 ohm resistor, it just makes the calculations the easiest. I am currently using a 10 ohm resistor in my test load because none of the local stores had any 1ohm resistors. Then just use Ohm's law: I (current) = V (voltage)/R (resistance)
__________________
Max Power! He's the man, whose name you'd love to touch! But you mustn't touch. His name sounds good in your ear,
but when you say it, you mustn't fear! Cuz his name can be said by anyone!
bryce007 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 08-03-2009, 08:06 PM #10
blue lasers's Avatar
Class 2M Laser
 
Join Date: Jul 2009
Location: cyprus,nicosia EUROPE
Posts: 590
Rep Power: 24
blue lasers has much to be proud ofblue lasers has much to be proud ofblue lasers has much to be proud ofblue lasers has much to be proud ofblue lasers has much to be proud ofblue lasers has much to be proud ofblue lasers has much to be proud ofblue lasers has much to be proud ofblue lasers has much to be proud ofblue lasers has much to be proud of
Send a message via MSN to blue lasers Send a message via Skype™ to blue lasers
blue lasers blue lasers is offline
Class 2M Laser
blue lasers's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2009
Location: cyprus,nicosia EUROPE
Posts: 590
Rep Power: 24
blue lasers has much to be proud ofblue lasers has much to be proud ofblue lasers has much to be proud ofblue lasers has much to be proud ofblue lasers has much to be proud ofblue lasers has much to be proud ofblue lasers has much to be proud ofblue lasers has much to be proud ofblue lasers has much to be proud ofblue lasers has much to be proud of
Send a message via MSN to blue lasers Send a message via Skype™ to blue lasers
Default Re: diodes and resistors

Quote:
Originally Posted by bryce007 View Post
What? Someone's giving away free resistors? Just pay shipping? Nice! Oh I like your signature BTW. lol
this is the link of the free 1ohm resistors.
free resistors for testload
__________________
200mW Dilda USB powered<--VIDEO-TUTORIAL
DX 200mW green laser pen
Dorcy JR. Blu-Ray @ 120mA <--VIDEO
495mW 8x Blu-Ray <--VIDEO-REVIEW
DX 50mW focusable green<--REVIEW-VIDEO
blue lasers is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 08-03-2009, 09:42 PM #11
lasersbee's Avatar
Class 4 Laser
 
Join Date: Sep 2008
Location: Quebec, Canada
Posts: 16,839
Rep Power: 1019143
lasersbee has a reputation beyond reputelasersbee has a reputation beyond reputelasersbee has a reputation beyond reputelasersbee has a reputation beyond reputelasersbee has a reputation beyond reputelasersbee has a reputation beyond reputelasersbee has a reputation beyond reputelasersbee has a reputation beyond reputelasersbee has a reputation beyond reputelasersbee has a reputation beyond reputelasersbee has a reputation beyond repute
lasersbee lasersbee is offline
Class 4 Laser
lasersbee's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2008
Location: Quebec, Canada
Posts: 16,839
Rep Power: 1019143
lasersbee has a reputation beyond reputelasersbee has a reputation beyond reputelasersbee has a reputation beyond reputelasersbee has a reputation beyond reputelasersbee has a reputation beyond reputelasersbee has a reputation beyond reputelasersbee has a reputation beyond reputelasersbee has a reputation beyond reputelasersbee has a reputation beyond reputelasersbee has a reputation beyond reputelasersbee has a reputation beyond repute
Default Re: diodes and resistors

Quote:
Originally Posted by anrchy View Post
well i would rather get these at a store because it only takes a second. I appreciate the sarcastic remarks though. they make me feel warm and welcome.

And to everyone giving me shit about not researching the forum, how about refining the search a little better. I have read several test load threads, with diagrams and none of them described the resistors other than "1 ohm" so after reading that I had no idea.

And the faq could be more organized and contain more info.

Most forums I have been on "trx450.org" when I am researching things were a bit more user friendly and when I didnt know something i was "helped".

sorry for cluttering the forum with questions on info already known and posted but some of these things could be jammed into a sticky thread like a faq.

I dunno but the faqs and how to's and the people are not very informative on this website and im starting to feel hesitant about asking anything else on this forum.

-anrchy
Hey "anrchy"...
I am glad that you appreciate the sarcastic remarks
which make you feel warm and welcome...

since you find it so difficult to find these FREE test load
1 Ohm resistors on the forum... I tried it myself...
(there could be a problem with the [Search] function)

I just did a single [Search]... Entered "test load" and asked
for "show posts"...

Well.... you won't believe it....the 4th Post that came up is
this one....

http://laserpointerforums.com/f39/fr...ors-42409.html

(The same as in my Sig...)

I just can't see why the [Search] button didn't work for you...

Because you seem to have better luck on "other forums"...
and all the complaints about this one..............
Perhaps this forum is not suited to your requirements...

We are not here to Spoon Feed you information that you can
EASILY find for yourself...


BTW... Welcome to the Forum...


Jerry
__________________

J.BAUER Electronics Home Page

LaserBee Laser Power Meter Products meet your needs
at affordable Prices:
See them all here on LPF

LaserBee Power Meter products ALWAYS in Stock
and ready to ship

Also available on eBay:Check availability here..

Subsidary: Pharma Electronic Solutions


This banner is available to and can be copied/used FREE by any LaserBee owner

Last edited by lasersbee; 08-03-2009 at 09:46 PM.
lasersbee is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 08-03-2009, 09:56 PM #12
billg519's Avatar
Class 3R Laser
 
Join Date: Feb 2008
Location: London, Ontario, CANADA
Posts: 1,056
Rep Power: 130
billg519 has a reputation beyond reputebillg519 has a reputation beyond reputebillg519 has a reputation beyond reputebillg519 has a reputation beyond reputebillg519 has a reputation beyond reputebillg519 has a reputation beyond reputebillg519 has a reputation beyond reputebillg519 has a reputation beyond reputebillg519 has a reputation beyond reputebillg519 has a reputation beyond reputebillg519 has a reputation beyond repute
billg519 billg519 is offline
Class 3R Laser
billg519's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2008
Location: London, Ontario, CANADA
Posts: 1,056
Rep Power: 130
billg519 has a reputation beyond reputebillg519 has a reputation beyond reputebillg519 has a reputation beyond reputebillg519 has a reputation beyond reputebillg519 has a reputation beyond reputebillg519 has a reputation beyond reputebillg519 has a reputation beyond reputebillg519 has a reputation beyond reputebillg519 has a reputation beyond reputebillg519 has a reputation beyond reputebillg519 has a reputation beyond repute
Default Re: diodes and resistors

anrchy :

Some of the senior members here get tired of the same old questions being asked by new people ... We could have used a little more info on what you are using the resistor for, probably a test load since you refer also to diodes. (1N400X?)
The 1/4 watt 1 Ω resistor should be fine for a test load for red or violet diodes. You may as well get several of these, they will be useful if you stick with this hobby. Good luck with your build.
__________________
I have a few lasers ... (62 handhelds, 11 labbies, 7 gas lasers, and 6 LPM's) I need more ... I have lots of goggles too! Eye safety comes first!
billg519 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 08-04-2009, 07:55 AM #13
dr-ebert's Avatar
Class 2M Laser
 
Join Date: Mar 2009
Posts: 713
Rep Power: 32
dr-ebert has a reputation beyond reputedr-ebert has a reputation beyond reputedr-ebert has a reputation beyond reputedr-ebert has a reputation beyond reputedr-ebert has a reputation beyond reputedr-ebert has a reputation beyond reputedr-ebert has a reputation beyond reputedr-ebert has a reputation beyond reputedr-ebert has a reputation beyond reputedr-ebert has a reputation beyond reputedr-ebert has a reputation beyond repute
dr-ebert dr-ebert is offline
Class 2M Laser
dr-ebert's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2009
Posts: 713
Rep Power: 32
dr-ebert has a reputation beyond reputedr-ebert has a reputation beyond reputedr-ebert has a reputation beyond reputedr-ebert has a reputation beyond reputedr-ebert has a reputation beyond reputedr-ebert has a reputation beyond reputedr-ebert has a reputation beyond reputedr-ebert has a reputation beyond reputedr-ebert has a reputation beyond reputedr-ebert has a reputation beyond reputedr-ebert has a reputation beyond repute
Default Re: diodes and resistors

Hi anrchy,

many members here (not just senior ones) think it's a great way of showing how cool they are by being rude to newcomers. I agree that the search & FAQ here are way from being userfriendly; I've been here some while and also on many other forums; but here, I'm generally hesitant to use the search because I know it will throw out hundreds of irrelevant posts. Just get used to it.

@lasersbee, he was NOT searching for free resistors, but for info on required wattage.
__________________
1. Quoting in forums should cost money. There are too many people who blindly quote the immediately preceding post, including already-quoted quotes.
2. Someone who tells others to "use the Search button" without providing a set of reasonably obvious search terms that actually returns the proper answer within the first results page should get banned for a week.
dr-ebert is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 08-04-2009, 01:45 PM #14
lasersbee's Avatar
Class 4 Laser
 
Join Date: Sep 2008
Location: Quebec, Canada
Posts: 16,839
Rep Power: 1019143
lasersbee has a reputation beyond reputelasersbee has a reputation beyond reputelasersbee has a reputation beyond reputelasersbee has a reputation beyond reputelasersbee has a reputation beyond reputelasersbee has a reputation beyond reputelasersbee has a reputation beyond reputelasersbee has a reputation beyond reputelasersbee has a reputation beyond reputelasersbee has a reputation beyond reputelasersbee has a reputation beyond repute
lasersbee lasersbee is offline
Class 4 Laser
lasersbee's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2008
Location: Quebec, Canada
Posts: 16,839
Rep Power: 1019143
lasersbee has a reputation beyond reputelasersbee has a reputation beyond reputelasersbee has a reputation beyond reputelasersbee has a reputation beyond reputelasersbee has a reputation beyond reputelasersbee has a reputation beyond reputelasersbee has a reputation beyond reputelasersbee has a reputation beyond reputelasersbee has a reputation beyond reputelasersbee has a reputation beyond reputelasersbee has a reputation beyond repute
Default Re: diodes and resistors

Using common sense and some basic research would aim one at the conclusion
that 1/2 watt Test Load resistors would even be better than 1/8 or 1/4 watt
Test Load resistors... the higher the resistor wattage rating... the less the heat
buildup and more stable the resistance...IMO

Agreed... you could even use a 1/8 watt resistor if you wanted... but I prefer
to play on the "safer" side..

BTW... I suppose if you enter "help" in the search engine you probably would not
get a detailed "test load" result...
In my opinion... the Search engine on this New Forum... is at least 100 times better
than it was on the Old Forum...
Granted... it is far from perfect...


Jerry
__________________

J.BAUER Electronics Home Page

LaserBee Laser Power Meter Products meet your needs
at affordable Prices:
See them all here on LPF

LaserBee Power Meter products ALWAYS in Stock
and ready to ship

Also available on eBay:Check availability here..

Subsidary: Pharma Electronic Solutions


This banner is available to and can be copied/used FREE by any LaserBee owner
lasersbee is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 08-04-2009, 03:02 PM #15
dr-ebert's Avatar
Class 2M Laser
 
Join Date: Mar 2009
Posts: 713
Rep Power: 32
dr-ebert has a reputation beyond reputedr-ebert has a reputation beyond reputedr-ebert has a reputation beyond reputedr-ebert has a reputation beyond reputedr-ebert has a reputation beyond reputedr-ebert has a reputation beyond reputedr-ebert has a reputation beyond reputedr-ebert has a reputation beyond reputedr-ebert has a reputation beyond reputedr-ebert has a reputation beyond reputedr-ebert has a reputation beyond repute
dr-ebert dr-ebert is offline
Class 2M Laser
dr-ebert's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2009
Posts: 713
Rep Power: 32
dr-ebert has a reputation beyond reputedr-ebert has a reputation beyond reputedr-ebert has a reputation beyond reputedr-ebert has a reputation beyond reputedr-ebert has a reputation beyond reputedr-ebert has a reputation beyond reputedr-ebert has a reputation beyond reputedr-ebert has a reputation beyond reputedr-ebert has a reputation beyond reputedr-ebert has a reputation beyond reputedr-ebert has a reputation beyond repute
Default Re: diodes and resistors

Quote:
Originally Posted by lasersbee View Post
In my opinion... the Search engine on this New Forum... is at least 100 times better
than it was on the Old Forum...
Granted... it is far from perfect...
ACK on both points
__________________
1. Quoting in forums should cost money. There are too many people who blindly quote the immediately preceding post, including already-quoted quotes.
2. Someone who tells others to "use the Search button" without providing a set of reasonably obvious search terms that actually returns the proper answer within the first results page should get banned for a week.
dr-ebert is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply





Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

























Privacy Policy | Advertising Disclaimer | Terms of Use


 


All times are GMT. The time now is 05:41 AM.


Powered by: vBulletin
Copyright ©2000 - 2018, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Search Engine Friendly URLs by vBSEO
Privacy Policy | Advertising Disclaimer | Terms of Use
Copyright (C) 2017 Laser Pointer Forums, LLC