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Ultralog

Hi All, I am not by nature a pessimist but I have grave doubts whether a slide rule of the complexity of the Ultralog will ever be manufactured. The skills
rodlovett
6:15 AM
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46319

Re: Mike and his answer

Well said, and true. I can add no more. Charles ... On Thu, 7/2/15, William Brohinsky tiorbinist@... [sliderule] wrote:
Charles Quinlan
7:08 PM
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46318

Great post from Ray

Hi all, Amen to an eloquent discussion of why new rule production is desired. I remain very curious as to what particular scale layout will be the one put into
Michael Coover
Jul 2
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46317

Re: Mike and his answer

Mike, let me tell you that your message talks for many of us, that even not being so prolific with words, I feel more or less the same as you regarding slide
alvgon
Jul 2
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46316

Re: Mike and his answer

​As the question has changed from "will you take my money for your non-existent sliderule..." to "Why in heaven's name would you want to make a slide rule",
William Brohinsky
Jul 2
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46315

Re: Mike and his answer

Very, very true. Anyone can find rock art and say, "My, what a cool artifact." But to actually have a newly carved "petroglyph" and be able to share what it
Charles Quinlan
Jul 2
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46314

Re: Why are we concerned about making NEW SRs?

Greetings!   I have been a silent audience for this group and a member of Oughtred for about three years.  I have been an incidental collector of slide
aronoff96@...
Jul 1
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46313

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sliderule@yahoogroups.com
Jul 1
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46312

Re: New Slide Rule manufacturing and money

Sorry, did not mean to pressure. It was just an idea, if the cost was around that figure, we could most likely conjure up the funds. I know this would be
Charles Quinlan
Jun 30
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46311

Re: New Slide Rule manufacturing

Don't know if it can be done for that amount, but the first run, if at 8000 dollars would not take much support to get going. Charles ... On Tue, 6/30/15, Joao
Charles Quinlan
Jun 30
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46310

Re: New Slide Rule manufacturing

I really don't want to seem curmudgenly, but come on! Since I have nothing, I can estimate nothing. Throwing money at me won't cause anything to happen other
William Brohinsky
Jun 30
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Re: New Slide Rule manufacturing

For $20 I am in....this is a great idea. On Tue, Jun 30, 2015 at 2:39 AM, Charles Quinlan doctorquinlan@... ... -- *Eng Joao Penha-Lopes, Ph.D. *Ph.D. on
Joao Penha-Lopes
Jun 30
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46308

Re: New Slide Rule manufacturing

Have to admit to several samples of log tables (4,5, and 7 figure) in my collection-plus a number of specialist tables as well. They seem to have been used in
Dave Brown
Jun 29
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Re: Unhappy update on New Slide Rule manufacturing

William Thanks for the explanation. My CNC knowledge is minimal. Seems like although its possible, its somewhat difficult to do. Good luck with your
Dave Brown
Jun 29
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Re: Unhappy update on New Slide Rule manufacturing

Not a bad idea... I have a copy, they used to hand them out to "recruits" for the Navy. It got me hooked. Actually, a SR has the tables "built in". Charles
Charles Quinlan
Jun 29
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