Rare vs. Desirable

From: Joe <rigdonj_at_intellistar.net>
Date: Wed Jul 15 13:19:26 1998


  Do you have any more info on those clear 71s? I'd like to have one. I do
have some clear ROM port covers for the 71.


At 06:40 PM 7/13/98 +0100, you wrote:
>> I've been told that HP always builds the first calculators of each new
>> model out of clear plastic in order to check the fit of the internal
>I'd heard that they used to do this (clear HP71's have been spotted, for
>example), but with the improvements in CAD systems they no longer do so.
Received on Wed Jul 15 1998 - 13:19:26 BST

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