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Documents - IME, Calculator, Model 865, circa 1969 Document Reg. No: ST 033052

Summary:
Documents related to a I. M. E. Calculator including edge-punched program cards, instruction manuals and program documentation for model IME865 Calculator.

Long programs had to be coded in 64 step chunks, and all mathematical functions (logs, sine, cosine, etc.) Individually coded.
Description:
Edge-punched program cards, instruction manuals and program documentation for model IME865 Calculator.
Acquisition Information:
Donation from Phillip Institute of Technology, 1982
Discipline: Technology
Dimensions: 60 mm (Height), 370 mm (Width), 260 mm (Length)

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Tagged with: computing, computers, office equipment, mechanical calculators, electronic calculators, ime 352413 05 363732 7
Themes this item is part of: Information & Communication Collection
Primary Classification: COMPUTING & CALCULATING
Secondary Classification: Calculating
Tertiary Classification: programmable
Inscriptions: Front cover of one of the instruction manuals:
(logo)IME 86 S / Instruction manual / INDUSTRIA MACCHINE ELETTRONICHE IME S.p.A. - ROMA
Manufacturer: Industria Macchine Ellettroniche S.P.A., Rome, Italy, circa 1969

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A G Finley Posted on 20 Sep 2012 9:01 AM
The calculator you describe was defined as the IME 86S not 865 The S neant it could do square roote calculations which in that period was superb step forward.

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