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Canon MULTI 8 (PALMTRONIC MD-8)

Canon MULTI 8
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The Canon MULTI 8 is an arithmetic calculator with 8 digits precision and algebraic logic. It has 8 functions, 24 keys, and a VFD (vacuum fluorescent) display. The power source is 3xAA. The calculator was manufactured in Japan. Note: Unusual 2 line VFD display.

Facts at a glance:

FeatureValue
TypeArithmetic
Functions8
Keys24
Precision8
LogicAlgebraic
Display typeVFD
Length154mm
Width76mm
Thickness22mm
Weight154g
Power Consumption0.500000W
Power Source3xAA
CountryJapan
Year introduced1977
Year discontinued1979

Replacements:

If you have a Canon MULTI 8 that is no longer working, you can first try replacing the 3xAA batteries. If that doesn't solve the problem, then you can consider replacing the calculator with a modern equivalent. We suggest the following current models as possible replacements:

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