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October 01, 2008, at 08:52 AM by OtherMichael - slide rule links
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Not Discrete

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Slide Rules

The Magic Stick, or How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Slide Rule - comments include a link to The A-Z of Slide Rules

August 23, 2008, at 11:08 AM by OtherMichael - AKAT-1
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AKAT-1 - the first transistor-based differential equation analyzer, from 1959. Polish.


July 30, 2008, at 04:27 PM by anonymous - Antikythera Mechanism
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Antikythera Mechanism


not sure if this qualifies as analog or digital. gear-toothed cogs. discrete units = digital?

May 22, 2008, at 09:18 AM by OtherMichael -
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(:description no not digital:)
More accurate, faster, but harder to program, and more limited in function.


Slide Rules, for example. Or not?
Analog Computer Museum
Analog Computer Basics
Building an Analog computer (school project)


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computers analog