1A50.40 - Analog Calculator

Code Number:
Demo Title:
Analog Calculator
Area of Study:
Analog calculator machines, slide rules.

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  • Robert E. Chesley, "Pointed Remarks about a Slip-Shod Situation", TPT, Vol. 3, # 3, March 1965, p. 116.
  • Thomas B. Greenslade Jr., Picture and Notes in AJP, AJP, Vol. 71, #9, Sept. 2003, p. 902.
  • Corinne Iozzio, "How Smart Is Your AI?" Popular Science, Feb. 2015, p. 19.
  • Dave Prochnow, "Go Analog With a Resistance-Based Calculator", Popular Science, August 2014, p. 79.
  • Edwin Tacher, Keuffel & Esser Co., Directions for using Thacher's Calculating Instrument, 1914.
  • Gerardl'e Turner, "Nineteenth-Century Scientific Instruments", Drawings and Calculations, p. 289.
  • "Who Invented the Slide Rule", Science Supplement, How It Works, Spring 2001, p. 199.
  • "How to Use the Globemaster Plastic Slide Rule No., 62200".
  • Maurice L. Hartung, "How to Use Basic Slide Rules", Pickett Inc.

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