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A 1970s Calculator
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* April 24, 2019, 02:51:54 PM
A quick little movie, only a minute long.  But took eight hours to render and animate.

I was throwing this calculator away as was is broken, but thought I'd draw it first just for fun.  I've put this link in the movies section simply because there hasn't been anything posted here since mid 2017.   The tracks on the pcb and clear sheet, are hand drawn using capped double lines with thickness (they took quite a while to get right).

Movie on YouTube


April 24, 2019, 03:00:13 PM
Great job Andy! That is definitely going the extra mike to get a job done.

April 24, 2019, 03:23:12 PM
Excellent work Andy!

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April 24, 2019, 11:30:03 PM


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April 24, 2019, 11:36:35 PM

    well done, and a very nice job.
    It all adds up to an impressive example!

Regards Tim

Regards Tim

You can design without engineering, but you cannot engineer without design.
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* May 08, 2020, 06:33:11 PM
This is the first time I've visited this page since you posted this, Andy. And I think it's a jaw-dropper.

Henry H