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Sharp EL-8153

Date of introduction:  March, 1979 Display technology:  LCD 
New price:   Display size:  8
Size:  4.7" x 2.7" x 0.15"      
Weight:  2.4 ounces Serial No:  97162336
Batteries:  2*LR1130 Date of manufacture:  year 1979 
AC-Adapter:   Origin of manufacture:  Japan
Precision:  8 Integrated circuits:  Sharp LI-3035
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EL-8153_PCB.jpg (49084 Byte)The Sharp EL-8153 combines a basic four-banger calculator with a sleek design and a modern membran keyboard. The keyboard is made of a sandwich of a printed circuit board (PCB), a thin foil as spacer and metal traces. Touching one of the membrane keys pushs a metal trace against the PCB and creates a conductive connection.

Don't miss the EL-8152 in housing of only 0.06" or 1.6mm thickness.

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Joerg Woerner, March 28, 2003. No reprints without written permission.