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Amelia Scientific 2001

Date of introduction:  1979 Display technology:  LED-stick
New price:   Display size:  8
Size:  5.83" x 2.9" x 0.9"    
Weight:  4.5 ounces Serial No:  
Batteries:  9V  Date of manufacture:  
AC-Adapter:   Origin of manufacture:  Hong Kong
Precision:  11 Integrated circuits:  TMC0985
Logic:  Enhanced Chain    
Memories:  1    
Program steps:   Courtesy of:  Joerg Woerner

You are familiar with this Amelia Scientific 2001 calculator? You are right, this calculator - and its twins - are a nearly perfect copy of the TI-30. Another target of the copy cats was the TI-1250, don't miss the Bohsei 3000.

By comparison with the TI-30 family, this calculator uses a slightly different chip:

• TMC0980    Goulds Pumpulator uses a custom design ROM (CD9801)
• TMC0981    TI-30 and SR-40
 
• TMC0982    Business Analyst and TI-41
• TMC0983    Programmer
• TMC0984    TI-33

• TMC0985    Amelia Scientific 2001

The main difference between the Scientific 2001 and the TI-30 is the lack of the Algebraic Operating System (AOS™) logic that allowed up to three pending operations within the parenthesis. On the other hand it got the x! function missed on the TI products.

AOS™ is a trademark of Texas Instruments.

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If you have additions to the above article please email: joerg@datamath.org.

© Joerg Woerner, December 5, 2001. No reprints without written permission.