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Walter
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Re: 43S News

Post by Walter » Wed Mar 27, 2019 9:32 pm

New attempt:
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Here you go ... in ALL 2. Do you want it in Cartesian notation? Enjoy:
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Everything still subject to change without notice, of course.
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Re: 43S News

Post by grsbanks » Thu Mar 28, 2019 8:20 am

I take it the spaces separating groups of 3 digits after the decimal point can be removed in the formatting? That would grate on me no end if not!
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Re: 43S News

Post by Walter » Thu Mar 28, 2019 8:28 am

grsbanks wrote:
Thu Mar 28, 2019 8:20 am
I take it the spaces separating groups of 3 digits after the decimal point can be removed in the formatting?
Yes, you can. OTOH, our East Asian friends can set them to separate groups of 4 digits.

Just for curiosity, how do you read 16-digit numbers without spaces??
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Re: 43S News

Post by grsbanks » Thu Mar 28, 2019 12:53 pm

Walter wrote:
Thu Mar 28, 2019 8:28 am
Just for curiosity, how do you read 16-digit numbers without spaces??
I would use either a space or a comma to separate groups of 3 digits before the decimal but not after.
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Re: 43S News

Post by Walter » Thu Mar 28, 2019 1:22 pm

grsbanks wrote:
Thu Mar 28, 2019 12:53 pm
Walter wrote:
Thu Mar 28, 2019 8:28 am
Just for curiosity, how do you read 16-digit numbers without spaces??
I would use either a space or a comma to separate groups of 3 digits before the decimal but not after.
It may help on either side (cf. ISO 80000). A narrow space is to be used, a comma must not. Just FYI.
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Re: 43S News

Post by keithdalby » Thu Mar 28, 2019 1:49 pm

I find a narrow space helpful both sides of the decimal. Aids in rapidly identifying unit prefixes

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Re: 43S News

Post by burkhard » Thu Mar 28, 2019 2:48 pm

While I tend to be a severe traditionalist, I really like this "delimit thousands with narrow space" option... keeps those long strings of digits from getting mixed in my head.
Looks great!

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Re: 43S News

Post by DA74254 » Thu Mar 28, 2019 8:30 pm

Just when, are you going to take my money?? ;)
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Re: 43S News

Post by ijabbott » Thu Mar 28, 2019 9:42 pm

Walter wrote:
Thu Mar 28, 2019 8:28 am
grsbanks wrote:
Thu Mar 28, 2019 8:20 am
I take it the spaces separating groups of 3 digits after the decimal point can be removed in the formatting?
Yes, you can. OTOH, our East Asian friends can set them to separate groups of 4 digits.
How about the Indian system: a comma separating the thousands, then every two digits, e.g.:

10,00,00,00,00,000 = 1 lakh crore = 1,000,000,000,000 = 1 trillion = 10^12

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Re: 43S News

Post by Walter » Thu Mar 28, 2019 9:50 pm

ijabbott wrote:
Thu Mar 28, 2019 9:42 pm
How about the Indian system: a comma separating the thousands, then every two digits, e.g.:

10,00,00,00,00,000 = 1 lakh crore = 1,000,000,000,000 = 1 trillion = 10^12
Know that, been there. Lakh and crore are mentioned in the manual for some years but will not be on display of the 43S.
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