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  1. Muhasaresa

    Muhasaresa

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    Hello :D

    My friend and I were discussing what the collective words for electronics components should be. This is what we come up with. Please add more suggestions or improvements :)

    a ohmery of resistors

    a coulomb of capacitors,

    a tangle of inductors

    a nebula of LEDs

    a packet of chips (IC flavour)

    a barricade of diodes

    a bakery of breadboard

    a farm of batteries
     
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  2. (*steve*)

    (*steve*) ¡sǝpodᴉʇuɐ ǝɥʇ ɹɐǝɥd Moderator

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    a band of semiconductors

    a coherence of lasers

    a generation of solar panels
     
  3. BobK

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    A loony farm of bipolar transistors.
    Acres or hectares of field effect transistors.
    A bed of MOSFETS.
     
  4. Muhasaresa

    Muhasaresa

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    A junction of connectors

    A spaghetti of wires

    A pool of flux

    An oven of soldering irons
     
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  5. BobK

    BobK

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    A race of relays
    A network of cables
    An art o' chokes
     
  6. timothy48342

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    a mob of resistors
    a train of conductors
    a roll of datasheets
    a boatload of bridge rectifiers
    a bridge of tunnel diodes
    a squad of regulatiors (or a troop of regulators)
    a turn of switches
    a tapper of buttons
    a pan of potentiometers
    a buddha of zenors
     
  7. timothy48342

    timothy48342

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    Can I have band? I'll trade you dope for it.

    a dope of semiconductors
    a band of transmitters
     
  8. shrtrnd

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    'kludge' look it up in the dictionary, it's already a word for it.
     
  9. timothy48342

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    a stream of kludges

    edit:WAIT, NO!!
    a gaggle of kludges
    :endEdit
     
    Last edited: Apr 30, 2012
  10. poor mystic

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    a dope of electronics enthusiasts
     
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  11. davenn

    davenn Moderator

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    hey Mark

    Long time no hear ... trust you are well :)
     
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