[Scottish] networking bits and pieces

Ian Drake, IT, CIR, SE Dunbartonshire scottish at mailman.lug.org.uk
Wed Nov 13 11:21:01 2002

don't quote me on this, but I think RS is on Baird Street just off Dobbie's
Loan. I don't use them myself, Taits serves my needs (efficiently and



-----Original Message-----
From: Andrew Back [mailto:andy@smokebelch.org]
Sent: 13 November 2002 11:10
To: scottish@mailman.lug.org.uk
Subject: Re: [Scottish] networking bits and pieces

On 13 Nov 2002, David Irvine wrote:

> On Wed, 2002-11-13 at 10:40, Ben McCosh wrote:
> > 2 places you'll get connectix equipment are A&D Cartwright out at Govan
> > William Wilson, somewhere near Scotland street I think.
> >
> > They are both electrical wholesalers, If it is genuine trade, take some
> > headed paper etc and haggle on price you should get a discount on list.
> >
> RS Components arent too bad, trade only but pretty competative.  They
> have a branch somewhere by the royal mail sorting office thingy can't
> remember the street.

RS used to be extortionate in comparison to most for anything IT related.
I'll look them up again!

Someone else mentioned Anixter, who I can thoroughly recommend. Didn't
know they had a Glasgow office..


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