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Texas Instruments TI-30XS. I think I paid 20 bucks at Walgreens. Works just fine. Like others have said, anything needing crunching I use Excel. My HP-48 had a button die on me years back...

-g

On Tue, Mar 18, 2008 at 9:34 AM, Terry Weatherby <terry(--nospam--at)wrfed.com> wrote:
Hi guys;
       I have both an HP-41CV and an HP-41CX with various warn out buttons
and would gladly pay $900 for a decent refurbished HP-41.  I will check ebay
– thanks for the tip!
       I currently use an HP-49GX which I hate with a passion.  The buttons
are constantly dropping numbers and hard to press.  Most of our calculations
are on Excel spreadsheets now, though.  When I go looking for a new
calculator, I generally check with the boys at DSA to see what they are
using.
       I can't use any of those TI or Sharp products – if it doesn't have
an ENTER button, I can't use it.  I lose too many numbers!
       Take care,



Terry Weatherby, SE
Weatherby-Reynolds-Fritson
Engineering and Design
Jackson, CA 95642

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I still use mine...on the 3rd set of batteries.
 
 
 
Joe Venuti
 
 
In a message dated 3/18/2008 9:01:09 A.M. Pacific Daylight Time,
T.W.Allen(--nospam--at)cox.net writes:
Are you kidding me?
 
I've got a 41-CV sitting in my drawer.
 
It needs a battery, though.
 
T. William (Bill) Allen, S.E.
ALLEN DESIGNS
Consulting Structural Engineers
 V (949) 248-8588 • F(949) 209-2509
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-gm