The Old Calculator Web Museum

Laura Cochrane

I'm a DIY editor at Instructables and I used to be an editor at MAKE and CRAFT. I like hiking, biking, rock climbing, and etymology.

677 Articles

By Laura Cochrane

I'm a DIY editor at Instructables and I used to be an editor at MAKE and CRAFT. I like hiking, biking, rock climbing, and etymology.

677 Articles

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The Commodore 500E calculator (above) and the nixie tubes that make up the display (below)

The Old Calculator Web Museum is a treasure trove of images, specs, advertisements, and articles about the calculators of days gone by. Many of the calculator profile pages include photos of the insides. My favorite area is the retro ad archive, though.

The museum is looking to flesh out its collection: there is an extensive “wanted” list.