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Christopher Wright wrote:
but I heard once that HP was out of the calculator business.
I bought a brand new HP 33s from York University, Toronto about a year ago. I don't like it as much as my old HP15C and my old HP41C at home just keeps on trucking, going on 29 years I think.

RPN i usually the deal-breaker for people who don't use HP machinery, but I think it's the greatest thing since premium rum if you need to do calculations with lots of intermediate results.
Rum and calculating go great together. Myers or Lamb's Navy rum. Actually I don't drink and drive my calculator at the same time, except when doing my tax returns. The thought of all those major a--h---- in Ottawa would drive anybody to drink.
Gary
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.......................................| John Sedgwick, Spotsylvania 1864)
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