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Identifying a 3-Terminal Component (probably some sort of magnetic device?)

I am trying to identify this component from a circa 70s AM/FM radio. It was attached to a flip clock, which makes me think that it is a magnetic device responsible for the "flipping" action of the ...
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76 views

Identifying this 6-pin power connector

I'm looking for a manufacture ID for this 6-pin SMD power connector. Anything will help, even a category to dig through on mouser/digikey/fanell. 2 Vcc 2 gnd 2 temp sensor
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133 views

Identifying this resistor/capacitor

I'm having trouble to identify this (presumably broken) part for replacement: It was used in a broken LED power supply, with 220-240 V AC on the input and 120-200V DC on the output. I suspect this ...
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104 views

Where can I find a transistor similar to a 2n 3904?

I have what I believe is a 2N 3904 638 transistor. It measures 50MΩ at around 70°F. How can I find a data sheet on this? How would I go about finding a similar / replacement thermistor? PS: ...
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1answer
85 views

What are these components in these circuits?

I have seen a documentary about making BGM-71 TOW (an anti-tank missile - the Iranians make it). You can see it in this link (part 1). I have seen two odd components. In your opinion, what are these ...
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117 views

What are these parts? (better photos)

I have salvaged some parts that I can't identify myself. I would appreciate it if someone could tell me what they are called so I can look them up. I took some better photos of the first 3 parts, and ...
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1answer
211 views

What is this component and what is its use?

I found this in CRT TV on the CRT tube driver PCB. What are they and what is their schematic symbol?
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62 views

What are these ICs: XLJ9021B and M713

Found on a microcontroller board from a CRT monitor. The microcontroller is HD6433256P. It has 2kb RAM and masked ROM, but it can be used in extended mode with external ROM. I want to know especially ...
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89 views

Help to identify part

I'm trying to repair a broken baby monitor and found an interesting looking part. It looks like an thermocouple but I'm not sure. Do you have any ideas? See board picture.
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2answers
352 views

What is this component (probably a shock/vibration sensor)?

The other day I received a promotional wrist band from a convention booth -- it has two LEDs that flash when you jostle it. I removed the guts to see how it works, and here is what I found: Most of ...
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2answers
136 views

What's the name of this component (Mechanical Switch?)

I am searching for the name of this electronic component (and a place to buy it): It is some kind of mechanical switch. When nothing pushes against the platic triangle, the switch is closed. I have ...
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1answer
192 views

What is this component C21SC?

This small IC puzzles me, as I can't find any datasheet and even get an idea what it is. "C21SC" and "P134" are printed on top of it (it's SOIC8 package, if I am not mistaken): Googling produced no ...
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227 views

Identify burned up components

I am looking for help identifying the components shown in photos in the link below. I believe they are some sort of diode (maybe Schottky?) and though they are burned up I can read a 14 written above ...
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1answer
290 views

How could I identify this thermistor

I've been scavenging for components on a deceased gadget and I've found a thermistor I'd like to use in the future. The problem is there's no serial code printed on it. Without knowing the ...
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2answers
128 views

Identity of TI mystery chip: CM060B

I am having trouble identifying one of the two ICs on my dog's ultrasonic collar tag. The lettering on the 16-pin SOIC package was obscured by some sealant which I had to scrape away, leaving the ...
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223 views

What is this component on my dog's door opening collar?

I am having some frustration with my dog's pet door opener. This is an off-the-shelf system from a company called HighTechPet, and the collar unit uses a coin-cell battery with a special carrier glued ...
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2answers
222 views

Help identify this component (part of switch de-bouncing?)

I found this component in parallel to a switch and 100nJ capacitor. My guess it that it is part of the de-bouncing circuit. Can somebody tell me what it is? The blue disc has a diameter of about ...
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2answers
639 views

Does anybody know what this electronic component is?

I have an electronic component which has no letter or number on it. It has 2 legs and when you shake it there is something moving inside up and down. I am searching for it for hour still have no clue. ...
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2answers
241 views

Please help with Identifying my diode?

I am having trouble identifying this component. I think its a diode. But I am not sure since I hardly know much about electronic components. The Component says "22-16 U2" and then has a symbol on it. ...
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Please Help me identify this PT 1K ohm resistor's (Packaging)

Please refer to the attached Images. Dimensions: Hieght and Breadth: 42mm Thickness: 25mm I know its PT 1k Ohm resistor(Positive Temperature Coefficient) and its two connecting wires are ...
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1answer
252 views

Looking for identification of an electrical component

Kind of an odd source I'm referencing, but I'm looking for the identification of an electrical part in a video game item. Here are two pictures (screenshots of the 3d model), where I've circled the ...
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1answer
188 views

Power Jack connection switch pin?

I was looking at a this CUI power jack connector and I noticed that it has a switch which is NC, and I think goes open when a connector is plugged in (pin 2/3). There's no clear distinction I can ...
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1answer
293 views

Please help to identify SOT23-5 packaged “T1-R17”

Picture of good component: Picture of bad component: These are photos of identical twins. The first is in perfect health, the other burned up and rendered the Sony VAIO PCG-8111L laptop in came ...
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3answers
321 views

What is this component, and how can I use it?

Please see the attached photograph of the component: My guess is that it is a solenoid, but I am not sure. If it is a solenoid, I would really like to use it. The problem, however, is that I do not ...
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1answer
545 views

How to understand this label on part?

From the label on thermostat I can read the following, but can't decode it to understand the max current. CAMPINI Ty 95 C1-16(3)/250~ C2-6(1)/250~ Does ...
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1answer
439 views

Identifying rotary encoder

I need help with identifying connection scheme of this rotary encoder. I have no datasheet and there is nothing specified on the body except "CTR".
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121 views

SMD Trimpot specs - some cite in K/M and others in uH

Was searching for SMD trimpots at a popular online component site, and noticed that the search results were showing trimpots (s.a. from Bourns) some of whose 1-line specs read like they were variable ...
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2answers
416 views

What electric part is on this manhole cover?

Here's a photo of a manhole cover The letters form the word "ТЕЛЕФОН" ("telephone" in Russian in ALL CAPS). What is on the picture in the center? Perhaps it is some part that should be associated ...
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148 views

Identify a cylinder or thick washer for bolts

It must be obvious to you but I can't figure out the name of that part which I need to replace. It's added to the bolts that hold the PCB to the case so as to create a large enough gap between the ...
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172 views

Identify a light emitting component

here's a picture of component that is not a LED but emits light, it's a tiny glass light bulb with a resistor and a red plastic case for mounting it.
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340 views

What is the part number for a SIO connector?

What actually is an Atari SIO connector, if I wanted to order the part? I have tried Farnell for DB13, Dsub 13 etc but no joy. I am assembling a SIO2ST for an 800XL.
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244 views

Can anyone identify this component? (possibly counter)

I recently acquired this device, and I have no idea what it does, or how it works (or how to make it work). The guy who I got the device from told me that it was some kind of counter, but he could not ...
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434 views

Help on identifying a component (marked 8C609)

after having plugged the power-adapter with inverted supplies (19.2V +/- swapped) into the ASUS U5F notebook of my wife (you'll understand the severity of the problem), it has burnt a little bit and ...
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1answer
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What does “MXJ” on a connector mean?

I have several tiny connectors ( about 1 mm pitch, various numbers of pins per connector ) that have the letters "MXJ" molded into them. (I wish I knew what company the are from, or even better the ...
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4answers
391 views

What is this component?

I am completely blanking on what this component is called/what it does. Can someone help me out... -_-
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2answers
2k views

Part identification: [CSC2822]

I took apart this old, white alarm clock and there's a small, DIP-8 IC in there with "HWCAT 714C6A CSC2822" written on it. I've tried searching for a datasheet, but I can't find one. I can find some ...
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What part is like a male header with long pins on both sides?

What is the part in the picture below? It's like a male header, but with long pins on both sides. I've got some temperature probes I've built that end in female connectors and I'd like to use ...
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What is this part: 2n2 630?

I'm trying to identify a part I removed from a compact fluorescent lamp manufactured around 9 years ago (date on the PCB is 17.12.01). It is a gray hexahedron and it's 7 mm wide, 2 mm long and about ...