This page includes "Secret Tips, Tricks and Gadgets" from our associated electronic repair technician network. Most of these have been submitted by members of our old email discussion groups over the years, but are now available to all.

If you have a favorite TIP, a TRICK or a GADGET that you would like to share with others, please send and we will share on this site.


Electronic equipment contains dangerous voltages and can be hazardous to unqualified service personnel. Only those with adequate training, equipment, facilities and experience should attempt to repair any electronic equipment. The information offered on these pages is intended for electronic repair professionals only. Anyone not qualified or lacking the equipment, facilities or experience for proper and safe electronic repair should consult with a electronic repair professional.

Test Instruments, Jigs and other Gadgets

Troubleshooting Techniques, Tips

Tricks of the Trade