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by Olivier de Nantes
Thu Jul 23, 2020 11:15 am
Forum: OFFIMG library
Topic: Maybe a hp41 OFFIMG ?
Replies: 14
Views: 2135

Re: Maybe a hp41 OFFIMG ?

Marvelous

Thanks a lot

Olivier
by Olivier de Nantes
Wed Jul 22, 2020 5:48 pm
Forum: OFFIMG library
Topic: Maybe a hp41 OFFIMG ?
Replies: 14
Views: 2135

Re: Maybe a hp41 OFFIMG ?

Hi

I have seen this picture of HP41CV.

I have no software to transform that in an OFFIMG : is it possible for one of you to do so ?

Thanks a lot

Olivier

PS : I know that the attachment is not in forum rules but ...
by Olivier de Nantes
Wed Jul 22, 2020 5:28 pm
Forum: Discuss!
Topic: Allschwil Meeting 2020
Replies: 13
Views: 3946

Re: Allschwil Meeting 2020

Hello After the Covid crisis, is it still planned to organise this meeting ? I check with my agenda, an for me, 2020, November 7 & 8th are still ok: it's better because I won't be close for the next monday, working not far from Dijon. Thank you for any more information Olivier Hi Is there any news ...
by Olivier de Nantes
Sun May 17, 2020 10:20 am
Forum: Discuss!
Topic: 43S News
Replies: 895
Views: 197593

Re: 43S News

So when is it coming? Difficult question. As far as I can see now, I'd guess the pilot batch will come before Allschwil - cf. https://forum.swissmicros.com/viewtopic.php?f=2&t=2374#p13996 . You find many of your other questions answered in that thread. ...many functions are not yet implemented, eve...
by Olivier de Nantes
Fri May 15, 2020 11:54 am
Forum: Discuss!
Topic: Allschwil Meeting 2020
Replies: 13
Views: 3946

Re: Allschwil Meeting 2020

Hello

After the Covid crisis, is it still planned to organise this meeting ?

I check with my agenda, an for me, 2020, November 7 & 8th are still ok: it's better because I won't be close for the next monday, working not far from Dijon.

Thank you for any more information

Olivier
by Olivier de Nantes
Fri May 15, 2020 9:43 am
Forum: Discuss!
Topic: Are the calculators magnet-proof?
Replies: 19
Views: 4211

Re: Are the calculators magnet-proof?

RAPo wrote:
Thu May 14, 2020 10:16 pm
Walter wrote:
Thu May 14, 2020 9:46 pm

(Else please show me a proper bar of Swiss chocolate levitating. 8-) )
Iḿ sure you could put any chocolate bar on this plate: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=p7AVGPoJYtU,
There is Mg in chocolate, but not enough Fe 😀
by Olivier de Nantes
Thu May 14, 2020 2:09 pm
Forum: Discuss!
Topic: Are the calculators magnet-proof?
Replies: 19
Views: 4211

Re: Are the calculators magnet-proof?

There shouldn't be any problem with any modern pocket calculator as long as we talk about static magnetic fields and the calculator isn't moving fast. :mrgreen: Reasons are given in post #2. :geek: And since the calculator back is made of stainless (austhenitic) steel, it won't even start moving fa...
by Olivier de Nantes
Thu May 14, 2020 9:28 am
Forum: Discuss!
Topic: Are the calculators magnet-proof?
Replies: 19
Views: 4211

Re: Are the calculators magnet-proof?

I may give you some more informations. I worked for some years in a smelter in France (Pechiney plant). This plant was (and still is) producing primary aluminium. In order to do so, they actually use 380 000 Amps under 1024 Volts, in 254 tanks with a electrical connexion in serial configuration ; wh...
by Olivier de Nantes
Mon May 11, 2020 11:26 am
Forum: Discuss!
Topic: 43S Alternative key layout --> WP43C
Replies: 1127
Views: 165740

Re: 43S Alternative key layout --> WP43C

Forgetting the left/right handedness preference for single handed use, the reason I've always preferred the classic HP calculators layout is that I've always felt that the enter key should be placed on the same side of the keyboard as the operator keys from a pure UX perspective (I'm a design strat...
by Olivier de Nantes
Fri Apr 17, 2020 2:45 pm
Forum: Hardware issues
Topic: Rapid wear with shift key
Replies: 35
Views: 10213

Re: Rapid wear with shift key

I painted it with cold gold enamel and it seems to last efficiently.

It also allows me to return to traditional color of the yellow key.