33s Decimal Point



#2

Hello all.

I would like to determine if the 33s I have is one with the redesigned decimal point in the display. What serial number designates the start of the newly designed 33s display?

Thanks

Edited: 6 Nov 2012, 8:28 p.m.


#3

You can tell by this picture:


OLD DISPLAY AND NEW DISPLAY COMPARISON, photo by Jeff O.

HTH

Gerson.


#4

Am I seeing things or is the top 1/4 of the bottom row of digits blue on the new display?

I'm sorry. Just what exactly am I looking for in the difference of the displays? It's very difficult to notice the difference between the decimal points in the two photo.

Thank you.


#5

Here is the original thread:

http://www.hpmuseum.org/cgi-sys/cgiwrap/hpmuseum/archv015.cgi?read=82838

Please read message #40 for Jeff's more detailed explanations.
Notice the digits are slightly narrower in the newer display, thus leaving more room for the dots and commas.

Regards,

Gerson.

Edited: 6 Nov 2012, 8:53 p.m.


#6

Okie doke. After reading message #40 and working my 33s, I see what you mean. Thanks very much.


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