28427Re: [midatlanticretro] Cheap Bit Banger's Calculator
- Dec 5, 2012On 12/05/2012 03:52 PM, Burning Image wrote:
> FYI - I had to pick up something from the local (South Jersey) Rite Aid this afternoonDivide by 10, multiply by 10 ;-)
> and noticed a cheap scientific calculator for $9.49. Closer examination revealed it
> could do BIN/OCT/HEX math, too. No [2nd FUNC] for ROR or ROL, but at less than $10,
> the price seemed right for one of my my tool cases.
> Yeah - I have apps for my iWhatevers, but sometimes a standalone device is nice, too.I don't know if you have an Android phone or not but for the Android phone
there is Droid48 (HP48 from the x48 project). I have this on my phone and
tablets. I suspect there should be one for the Apple products too. And it's
free. It's usually easier to find than any one of my hand held calculators.
Though I now find that I now can't do anything more than simple calculations
on anything other than an RPN calculator.
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