anyone want a Burroughs adding machine?

From: Jason <>
Date: Sun Jul 18 20:37:14 1999

Hey! I've got one of those old Burroughs Adding machines, but it's the type
with the printer. I bought it at a flea market for $1. Does anyone know
where to get a crank for one? Mine needs a crank (although right now a
vice-grip is working...)

                -Jason Willgruber
                   ICQ#: 1730318

-----Original Message-----
From: Max Eskin <>
To: Discussion re-collecting of classic computers
Date: Sunday, July 18, 1999 2:05 PM
Subject: anyone want a Burroughs adding machine?

>I've got a Burroughs Class 5 adding machine here, which I am almost
>finished repairing. It has 10 drums of numbers, and 9 rows of buttons
>numbered from 1 to 9. One presses these buttons in order to add, and the
>result is shown on the drums. There is a picture at:
>If anyone wants this thing, please tell me. It's not very heavy. Maybe you
>can show it off at your VCF, Sellam?
>--Max Eskin (
> Ignorance is Impotence - Knowledge is
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