DATAMATH CALCULATOR MUSEUM
|Date of introduction:||October 1973||Display technology:||LED w/o lens|
|New price:||$69.95||Display size:||8|
|Size:||5.0" x 2.8" x 0.9"|
|Weight:||4.7 ounces||Serial No:||00348|
|Batteries:||9V||Date of manufacture:||year 1973|
|AC-Adapter:||GRA-43-1||Origin of manufacture:||USA|
|Precision:||8||Integrated circuits:||Mostek MK5020A|
|Program steps:||Courtesy of:||Joerg Woerner|
Compared with the IC-2009 introduced few month earlier this calculator is much smaller. It is based on an earlier MOSTEK calculator device instead the chips manufactured by Texas Instruments found in the other kit calculators. Instead of the usual magnifier lenses found on other battery operated calculators the IC-2006 uses three 3-digit modules with 1/8 inch of height.
The calculator was available till May 1974, the priced dropped already down to $59.95.
Don't miss the Corvus 310,
a calculator manufactured by MOSTEK's calculator division.
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© Joerg Woerner, November 20, 2002. No reprints without written permission.