HP35 for $9K?



#10

Anybody interested in this item: ebay item 280610917257

VINTAGE - WORKING - HP 35 - SCIENTIFIC CALCULATOR

Starting bid $9000. Yes, $9K! With dead battery.

And just to add insult: $150 shipping.


#11

There is already a thread below discussing this auction.

#12

Indeed ... look at previous thread please.

<yawn>

Namir

Edited: 6 Jan 2011, 9:55 a.m.

#13

Shipping to Australia is only $106!!! Interesting that overseas shipping is cheaper when he's based in the states. I wonder when the bidding frenzy will start?! Keith


#14

When or where? I say in a parallel universe!


#15

A universe where only a select few HP-35's are chosen as gods.

#16

Mine came from Tasmania five or six years ago, close serial number. It cost me about 160 AUD, air shipping from the other side of the world included. It's a similar set, except that the latch in the travel case is missing (and the battery pack now does hold a charge). Investmentwise, beyond my wildest expectations :-)


#17

Did you buy that from me Gerson? Tasmania is my home and I've sold a few 35's over the years. Cheers, Keith


#18

Hello Keith,

I remember I was overbidden in another HP-35 auction. I contacted the seller and he said he was going to list another one the following week. I felt he was a trustworthy person and ended up buying it off-ebay. He sent me some nice high-resolution pictures, shot by a Cannon camera if I am not wrong, but I can't find them anymore. It arrived three weeks later to my address (Curitiba, Brazil) and surely over exceeded my expectations. Your first name sounds familiar, but I am not sure about the last one.

Cheers,

Gerson.


Possibly Related Threads...
Thread Author Replies Views Last Post
  HP35 Ad. from 1972 with calculation error reused in 2009? Michael Kathke 46 1,846 05-14-2013, 03:52 PM
Last Post: Dieter
  Cheap rare HP35 and HP65 report Waon Shinyoe (China) 4 343 02-20-2013, 08:47 AM
Last Post: Frank Boehm (Germany)
  HP35 power on (bug?) Wolfgang 9 395 01-15-2013, 12:37 AM
Last Post: Cristian Arezzini
  Repair HP35 Kevin B 9 458 11-19-2012, 01:28 AM
Last Post: Geoff Quickfall
  Latest SN of HP35 aj04062 1 165 09-29-2012, 11:25 PM
Last Post: Jeff O.
  Happy 40th Birthday, HP35 Jake Schwartz 8 410 01-05-2012, 10:42 PM
Last Post: db (martinez, ca.)
  HP35 exp(ln(x)) bug, a new number found. Kiwi Geoff 4 202 08-27-2010, 08:45 AM
Last Post: Dieter
  non-scientific LED calculator worth more than HP35 red dot? Bart (UK) 6 374 02-23-2010, 09:08 AM
Last Post: Eddie W. Shore
  So I got the printed HP35 manual Dimitri Simitas 13 513 02-12-2010, 09:19 PM
Last Post: Ed Look
  HP35 IEEE Celebration 4/14/09 Jake Schwartz 17 633 04-16-2009, 09:54 PM
Last Post: Jake Schwartz

Forum Jump: