Just to save anyone from searching for some secret mode on their
calculators, I misspoke. I mention using my TI calculator in “Degree Mode”.
I meant to say “Normal Mode”. It just happens to say DEG on the screen in tiny
letters. What can I say, I’m easily distra
Comment #1 posted on 2018-03-22 07:24:04 by thelovebug
I haven't even listened to the episode yet, but I've just ordered myself one of those calculator kits from Amazon!
Comment #2 posted on 2018-03-22 19:46:26 by NYbill
Enjoy the kit, Dave.
I warn about a few small pitfalls I ran into while building it. Hope it saves you the same trouble.
Comment #3 posted on 2018-03-24 23:57:21 by thelovebug
Done and dusted
Bought it, built it! Surprisingly straight forward, thanks a) to your advice nybill, and b) the link you couldn't get to worked first time for me had a pretty detailed picture guide.
"It's a bit clicky," says the wife, so all the more reason to use it.
So, here is a PG-13 picture of the calculator in action:
(I managed to break my GMG instance without even knowing about it! My next project, perhaps?)
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