Useful Links

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www.alldatasheet.com Good site for finding data sheets on Ics, transistors, etc
www.analog.com Analog Devices - analog IC's
www.chip.ie Electronic Parts, repairs
www.hardwarebook.info Provides circuits, pinouts, cable and adapter descriptions plus other technical information.
www.microchip.com PICs
www.national.com National Semionductor - ICs
www.ti.com Texas Instruments - ICs
www.TMC-Technology.com Electronics Design, PCB Stuffing, Electronics Consultancy
www.cix.ie Cork Internet eXchange
www.emtcork.biz Electromagnetic Compatibility (EMC) testing
www.maas.ie Precision Engineering, Toolmaking, Mechanical Component Manufacturing
www.mercola.com All you need to know about staying healthy
www.ceia.ie Cork Electronics Industry Association
www.epa.ie/whatwedo/resource/rohs Restriction on use of hazardous substances - RoHS
www.epa.ie/whatwedo/resource/weee Waste from Electrical and Electronic Equipment (WEEE)
www.etta.ie Engineering Technology Teachers Association
www.ista.ie Irish Science Teachers' Association
en.wikipedia.org/wiki/CE_mark CE marking certifies that a product has met EU consumer safety, health or environmental requirements
en.wikipedia.org free online encyclopedia
www.stanleytools.com/default.asp?TYPE=STATICLEFT&PAGE=tooltips.htm&LEFT=left_tooltips.htm Stanley Tool Use Tips
www.doctronics.co.uk/ DOCTRONICS - educational publishing for Design & Technology
www.robot.org.uk/ Robot.org.uk - a guide for robot builders
electronicsusa.com/ ElectronicsUSA.com - electronic kits, art clocks, ham radio, cool gadgets
www.adafruit.com/ Adafruit Industries - interesting kits
www.opencircuits.com Open Circuits - a wiki for sharing open source electronics knowledge
www.datasheetarchive.com/ The Datasheet Archive - 100 million component datasheets online!
www.electronics-lab.com/ Electronics Lab - extensive site with useful circuits, downloads, articles
www.elektor.com/ Elektor Electronics - leading hobbyist magazine
www.epemag3.com/ Everyday Practical Electronics - another popular hobbyist magazine
www.makezine.com/ MAKE magazine - magazine dedicated to building things
www.madlab.org/kits.html Madlab - descriptions of over 40 kits
www.madlab.org/construction/construction.pdf A step-by-step guide to soldering & troubleshooting madlab kits
www.madlab.org/electrnx/electrnx.html A simple introduction to electronic components
www.3m.co.uk/intl/uk/3MStreetwise2008/ Child Road Safety resource for use with primary school pupils
www.youtube.com/watch?v=I_NU2ruzyc4 How to solder - short video showing what to do & what not to do


Please let us know if there are any links you think would be worth adding to the list.