Re: ATMEL AVR chip suppliers

From: Jim Brain (
Date: 2006-03-08 05:13:55

Craig Taylor wrote:
> I've decided go a little bit more hardcore so after a survey of PIC's, 
> Basic Stamps etc settled on the ATMEL AVR's to start fooling around 
> with. With a programmer on it's way - anyone have good recommendations 
> for an ATMEL chip supplier (low minimum shipments ideal) in the US? I 
> know they've cheap overall but not sure who is reliable in chip world.
> Thanks,
> - Craig Taylor
>       Message was sent through the cbm-hackers mailing list is fast, AVRs in singles, low minimum order, and prices 
are OK (not cheapest, but probably most hobbyist friendly).

Should have spoken up sooner.  Programmers are dirt simple to make ($5 
in parts), and avr-gcc is but a download away.


Jim Brain, Brain Innovations                      
Dabbling in WWW, Embedded Systems, Old CBM computers, and Good Times!

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