DATAMATH CALCULATOR MUSEUM
|Date of introduction:||1976||Display technology:||Fluorescent|
|New price:||Display size:||8|
|Size:||4.8" x 3.1" x 1.1"|
|Weight:||4.1 ounces||Serial No:||D67179|
|Batteries:||1*AA||Date of manufacture:||year 1976|
|AC-Adapter:|| BH-113 (110V) or
|Origin of manufacture:||Japan|
|Precision:||8||Integrated circuits:||Toshiba T3332|
|Program steps:||Courtesy of:||Joerg Woerner|
Toshiba introduced with the BC-8016 one of the first calculators operating from only one AA-sized battery.
the BC-8016 reveals a typical Toshiba design centered around the T3332
singe-chip calculator circuit. It is obvious that power supply issues were not
easy with this calculator, we notice a lot of huge capacitors on the printed
circuit board (PCB).
An identical PCB was later used with both the Homeland 8006 and the MBO Conti 10.
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© Joerg Woerner, January 19, 2004. No reprints without written permission.