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I am a retired Family Doctor age 68 and enjoying electronics for the first time since I was a teenager. Having bought a few items now from your company I wanted to pass on my gratitude for a fantastic company and web site. I have learned and am learning more electronics from going through your tutorials than any other way. Arduino is great but going through your tutorials has made it way better. What is unique about your store is the fact that whatever I buy from you has a great web page usually with code or instructions to benefit from the item to its full extent. That is why I will continue purchasing through your site. It is easy to but cheap bits of electronics but unless the use is fully understood it is a wasted purchase. I must admit to even getting the information on some items purchased elsewhere, but that kind of sharing that you do just brings back the customer anyway so it works regardless. Thanks again and keep up the good work Limor and gang.

Dr John


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