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Canon FP-11P

Date of introduction:  September 1983 Display technology:  LCD
New price:   Display size:  10 (8 + 2)
Size:  7.0" x 3.0" x 1.1" Printer technology:  Thermal
Weight:  5.9 ounces Serial No:  703087
Batteries:  4*AA Date of manufacture:  year 1983
AC-Adapter:  AD-4II Origin of manufacture:  Japan
Precision:  11  Integrated circuits:  Toshiba T6868, T6869S
Memories:  1    
Program steps:  40 Courtesy of:  Joerg Woerner

Canon introduced with the FP-11P already in 1983 a compact and powerful combination of a Scientific Statistical calculator, some programmability and a small printer. A close relative to the FP-11P was introduced with the Financial Printer using almost identical electronics. 

From the technical view the FP-11P is very similar to the TI-45 Micro Scientific Printer and BA-45 Micro Business Manager. They use identical printers manufactured by Shinshu Seiki Co, Ltd. - better know under the EPSON brand - and the same printer driver electronics developed by Toshiba. The calculator circuit is very similar to the one found in the TI-66 Programmable.

The paper used with this printer (PMF05228 1-1/2" wide and 14 Feet  length) is still available here.



If you have additions to the above article please email: joerg@datamath.org.

Joerg Woerner, October 15, 2002. No reprints without written permission.