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Mechanical Calculators

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Speedy Builder518/07/2021 15:30:44
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That is the question, what do you do with a collection of about 6 or 8 mechanical calculators (probably 1930 - 1950 ish). Nothing special there, heavy to post and havn't seen that they make much on auction sites to be worth the effort.

Seems a shame to chuck them away.

Bob

Nick Welburn18/07/2021 16:13:44
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If your going to chuck them I’d list them and just let them run. You might not make much but they’ll go to a home that wants them.

old mart18/07/2021 16:22:44
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There is a section of Bletchley Park which has an interest in old calculators, yours might be of interest to them.

**LINK**

Howard Lewis18/07/2021 18:48:32
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They will be collectible, so advertise them rather than bin out of hand.

Your local Museum might be interested in giving them a home.

Howard

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