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Roger,

I will post the address and phone number to the list but it will not be till
Friday.  It is at home and tomorrow is my day off. See you Friday.

Donna

-----Original Message-----
From: Roger Turk [mailto:73527.1356(--nospam--at)compuserve.com]
Sent: Wednesday, January 16, 2002 2:57 PM
To: seaint(--nospam--at)seaint.org; Donna Gochenaur
Subject: RE: Warning to HP Calculator Users


Donna,

I think that you are going to get a lot of requests for the name of that guy

in Florida that repairs HP calculators, so why don't you post it on the
list?

I have an HP 67 that I would like to see resurrected.  That calculator was
my
workhorse for many years --- it has the card reader built in --- and I have
programs on cards for properties of sections, beam reactions, curved bridge
geometrics, etc.

My first HP calculator was the 35 --- HP's first (or second?) handheld
calculator which cost $395 (1971).  I skipped the 45 and 61 and got the 67.

Then when the 67 started giving me problems, I got a 48SX and later a 48G,
but the 67 was my favorite.

Like the rest of the posters, I sure hope that HP doesn't discontinue their
handheld calculator business.

BTW, I've been trying to figure out what "Hewlett-Packard Invent" means.
Does anyone have an idea?

A. Roger Turk, P.E.(Structural)
Tucson, Arizona

Donna Gochenaur wrote:

. > I am still using my HP41CX.  My father gave me my first HP41CV when I
. > graduated from Cal Poly.  It is at home and it died.  I am using my
. > husband's 41CX which he bought when he went to graduate school.  We also
. > have a 41C here in the office in my drawer (none of the interns know how

. > to use it). Great calculators and I debate what "program" I am going to
. > use to rewrite my HP programs.  I also have a card reader (it too died)
. > and I had lots of programs on the many cards.

. > I have the name of a company in Florida at home that will repair 41
. > calculators.  Supposedly the guy has been collecting them and uses the
. > parts from other calculators to fix yours.  If someone needs the name
. > they can email me.

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