Canon Palmtronic 8 (LD-84)

Canon Palmtronic 8
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The Canon Palmtronic 8 is an arithmetic calculator with 8 digits precision and algebraic logic. It has 6 functions, 20 keys, and a VFD (vacuum fluorescent) display. The power source is 2xAA. The calculator was manufactured in Japan.

Facts at a glance:

FeatureValue
TypeArithmetic
Functions6
Keys20
Precision8
LogicAlgebraic
Display typeVFD
Length130mm
Width74mm
Thickness21mm
Weight104g
Power Consumption0.400000W
Power Source2xAA
CountryJapan
Year introduced1975
Year discontinued1976

Replacements:

If you have a Canon Palmtronic 8 that is no longer working, you can first try replacing the 2xAA batteries. If that doesn't solve the problem, then you can consider replacing the calculator with a modern equivalent. We suggest the following current models as possible replacements:

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