Talk:Mechanical calculator

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Electrical mech. calcs?[edit]

I'd argue that a mech. calc. is a mech. calc. even if powered by electricity. It's the computation machinery that matters. So I changed the intro text to reflect this; a mech. calc. may be implemented with electricity but not by electronics. --Wernher 10:10, 4 Mar 2005 (UTC)

Unit record equipment[edit]

Article needs additional text to either include or exclude such as there were both mechanical tabulators (that could add and subtract) and mechanical calculators. (talk) 07:18, 30 January 2013 (UTC)

Operating an Odhner calculator[edit]

Removing the section of Operating an Odhner calculator. Wikipedia is not a HOWTO repository.