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quote:Originally posted by sharkeyandgeorgethe electronics industry uses a lot of gold and platinum in chips and wiring why not lead its almost identical to gold so why dont they use this much cheaper option does the one molecule really make that much of a difference?"I realised i was sitting on a thousand tons of fuel in a rocket built by the lowest bidder"
quote:Originally posted by DoctorBeaverSteel & brass are also extensively used
quote:As I understand it, these metals would not be used in electronic circuits
quote:Originally posted by DoctorBeaverquote:As I understand it, these metals would not be used in electronic circuitsI would class the guidance systems of Rapier missiles, Exocet missiles and Stingray torpedoes as electronic and I know for a fact that brass connectors are used in them
quote:Originally posted by DoctorBeaverMainly as connectors onto the PCBs
I see that "Crazy is a newcomer to this site.Hi Crazy.You might want to look at the dates on posts before you reply to them