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Argh! Small business purchasing equipment

  1. Sep 15, 2010 #1
    I'm working at a small company (less than 10 people), and I need to purchase some high end equipment I know nothing about..... Brings back memories from grad school.

    I've been here less than two weeks.

    In the past I educate myself on the equipment, and figure out what the relevant parameters are. But it always seemed like I was missing some relevant parameter(s). This whole situation makes me feel like an idiot!

    Does anyone else have this sort of situation? How do you go about dealing with it?
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  3. Sep 15, 2010 #2


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    Too vague! Someone must know about it, ask them what their requirements are.
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