Octopart – search engine for electronic parts…

Octopart – search engine for electronic parts…

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There’s a new chip/part search engine called “Octopart” on the block, check it out and post up in the comments.

Octopart – Link.


  • Techcrunch has a write up – Link.

Other part chip searches:

Or these folks:

6 thoughts on “Octopart – search engine for electronic parts…

  1. cairn says:

    What an excellent service! I immediately bookmarked this one; no more searching through several different (though all generally poor IMO) online catalogs for many of the parts I’m looking for. The price and availability comparison is really helpful too.

  2. kylecroft says:

    I find it annoying that the search results overlap. Other than that, it seems pretty cool.

  3. jhludwig says:

    Strangely, a search for “uv led” returns almost the exact opposite of what you want — infrared leds.

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