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Commodore N-60

Date of introduction:  1976 Display technology:  Fluorescent
New price:  $99.00 Display size:  14
Size:  6.3" x 4.1" x 1.4"
 160 x 103 x 35 mm3
   
Weight:  9.4 ounces, 267 grams Serial No:  012725
Batteries:  3*N450AAF NiCd Date of manufacture:  
AC-Adapter:  DC640 Origin of manufacture:  United Kingdom
Precision:   Integrated circuits:  
Memories:  2    
Program steps:   Courtesy of:  Peter Muckermann

The Commodore N-60 aka Navigator counts a total of 60 keys. Using the housing of the Scientifical / Statistical calculator S-61 the Navigator is a strong Air Navigation Computer.

If we trace back in the history of electronic flight computers we discover: This Commodore N-60, the Heathkit OCW-1401, the navtronic 16 and the Texas Instruments TI-58 (with installed Aviation Modul).

The N-60 is featured in the Commodore Business Machines, Inc. leaflet C76 dated 1976.



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Joerg Woerner, May 22, 2002. No reprints without written permission.