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AKA (Label): MODELL EL-8, Product number (P/N): EL8 (EL-8),
Keywords/Tags: EL8 (EL-8) | 8
Date of intro: jan-1971, Origin: Japan (List), Dimensions: 165x102x70mm, Weight: 720g,
Power: Rechargeable, Adaptor: SHARP_adaptors: EL81,
Display: Type = Display (Itron/Digitron) (List), Brand = ISEDEN: DG10L {8x}, Digits = 8, Extra Display features: Type = Display (VFD tube) (List), Brand = ISEDEN: SPA8, Quantity = 1,
Keyboard: Reed-switch, Number of keys: 15, #Key-Blue: 2, #Key-Red: 1, #Key-White: 12,
Indicators: ALARM ERROR,
Classification: / Desktop with Display / HandHeld: First generation,
Featuring: Logic-technology: LSI (Large Scale Integration), calculator-chipset,
Related with: SHARP_docu: (Broch.) EL8: Dit is de ELSI-8...; SHARP_docu: (Ad.) EL8: Now the world's smallest electronic calculator...; (Docu_Articles): 197106: Microelectronics shrinks the calculator; SHARP_docu: (Instr.) EL8; SHARP_docu: (Ad.) EL8: Die größte Neuheit ist die Kleinste; SHARP_docu: (Ad.) EL8: Introducing the world's smallest electronic calc...; SHARP_docu: (Ad.) EL8: Quand j'entends le mot 'calcul' je sors mon Elsi 8; SHARP_docu: (Ad.) EL8: We Just Cut the Electronic Calculator Down to Size; SHARP_docu: (Broch.) *: La premiere calculatrice... (CS10A,EL8,EL805); SHARP_docu: (Broch.) EL8: La piu' piccola calcolatrice...; SHARP_docu: (Ad.) QT8D: Breakthrough!, Now an electronic calc. (version-2),
Main Components: SHARP: 4041PCBC1; SHARP: 4051PCBB,
Original Equipment Manufacturer : SHARP: EL8 (version-1); SHARP: EL8 (version-2) (List of all Export-OEM-models from SHARP), Resemblance with: ADDO-X: 9364; FACIT: 1111; KOKUYO: KC80B,
Serie-members: SHARP: EL8 (version-1) (Black); SHARP: EL8 (version-2) (White); SHARP: EL8M (version-1) (Black, battery-version); SHARP: EL8M (version-2) (White, battery-version),
Known Serial-numbers: 000002Y | 011945Y | 020262Y | 021309Y | 1005444 | 1026371 | 1178389 | 1187039 (List of all S/Ns from SHARP)
Collector value: 8.5/10,
Courtesy of: CALCUSEUM (Serge DEVIDTS),
Info: Recognized as the first really portable electronic calc.
Internet: Link-1: CURTAMANIA, Link-2: SCHLEPPTOPS Rechnerwiki, Link-3: JOHN WOLFF's WEB MUSEUM, Link-4: THE NATIONAL MUSEUM OF AMERICAN HISTORY
Intro-Sequence #: 27, Predecessor: SHARP: CS641, Successor: SHARP: EL160

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S/N: 1026371

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S/N: 000002Y

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