[vcf-midatlantic] Slide rules, lots and lots of 'em
ncherry at linuxha.com
Wed Nov 8 07:10:47 EST 2017
On 11/07/2017 10:40 PM, Dave McGuire via vcf-midatlantic wrote:
> On 11/07/2017 09:36 PM, Glenn Roberts via vcf-midatlantic wrote:
>> Ah a fellow RPI'er! I was one of the minions lugging my Keuffel & Esser up and down
>> the hills of Troy, but lo and behold a piece of pocket-sized engineering beauty began
>> to appear on campus (among those lucky, or rich enough) - the HP-35 "slide rule"
>> pocket calculator! It would be a few calculator generations later that I could
>> afford one (the HP-21) but I was hooked for life on HP and RPN! Nothin like em!
> Right there with you on that. I use an HP-48GX at my desk, an HP-41CV on the RF bench,
> and an HP-49G in the calibration lab.
I'm running Droid48 on my Android Phone.
Still have my HP21C (I think it's a C might be an S, with the broken door).
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