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Calculators in wooden boxes
12-07-2019, 02:28 PM
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RE: Calculators in wooden boxes
(12-06-2019 03:22 PM)Maximilian Hohmann Wrote:  Hello!

By now even the corrections are no longer effective. But this only means that the ephemeris data stored inside the calculator can no longer be used. The calculations can still be done using tabulated figures from something like the nautical almanac.


Indeed. My father was sufficiently old school - he started his career in 1938 - that he knew how to do everything the old fashioned way. He just had a taste for gadgets which I seemed to inherit.
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RE: Calculators in wooden boxes - ColinJDenman - 12-07-2019 02:28 PM

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