another view - this one needs cleaning and lubrication and a new linen pad to work again, but it's in surprisingly good condition for its age

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^ that is the underside of this: a Marchant electro-mechanical "figurematic" calculator from the 60s, given to us by @smellsofbikes a while back. we finally got up the desire to do a more thorough assessment to see if we can't get it working again

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or maybe something from the set of a sci-fi film? also look at this funky (to us) connector

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Lab pic of the day, aka tfw you bump the stack of floppies you were accessioning...

event promotion! 

if you are in the Boulder area and like vintage and/or indie games, we will be part of Whaaat!? Aaarcade this Saturday 11/5 on the CU Boulder campus. tickets are free, you can register at whaaat.io, it's always a good time

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