15c LE box -- just for the record
#1

There have been some mentions here and other places about the "leather" box the LE comes in. That black reptilian-textured surface is not leather, but embossed paper. Just sayin'.

#2

aw man!

I was hoping that it was "rich Corinthian leather"

Ricardo!

That would have completed the nostalgic blast.

#3

HP calculator cases and even slip cases have also been erroneously identified as leather when they are really made from the hide of the Nuaga.

and just for the record; I have bought NEW an 11c, 12c (as a gift), 41cx, 71(hated it & sold it), 42 (sold it), 32sii, 48 sx & gx, 30b (for the 34s) and the new 15. The box for the 15cle is the nicest package any of my calcs ever came in. I doubt that hp claimed to have killed endangered species to make them.

#4

The boxes are Vegan.

#5

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The boxes are Vegan.

how many boxes do they manage to make out of each vegan skin?
#6

Nice

#7

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... erroneously identified as leather when they are really made from the hide of the Nuaga.

Ah, yes, I remember when the entire inside of a late 1950's car could be had in hyde® of the Nauga (except the headliner, of course; that was the made from the hair of the Mo).

Edited: 3 Oct 2011, 5:07 p.m.

#8

An eccentric friend who is a retired estate attorney has many unique perspectives. Being predominantly a carnivore, one of his sayings is, "Vegetables are what food eats."

#9

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"Vegetables are what food eats."

Funny!
#10

Reminds me of a bumper sticker: I didn't fight my way to the top of the food chain to eat vegetables!



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