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VICTOR
( Full-Keyboard, Old-Model )



TECHNICAL DATA       of  the  Mechanical  Printing-Calculator  VICTOR
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                     » OLD MODEL «                                8/8

Serial Number:       160385       Metal Cover

Dimensions:   (ca.)  Width   =  12 " /  30 cm
                     Depth   =  18 " /  46 cm
                     Height  =  10 " /  25 cm

Weight:       (ca.)  30 lbs  /  14 kg

Mechanics:           8*9 Full-Keyboard

                     Black/RED Nylon Ribbon (= Typewriter):
                     1/2" * 16'  /  13 mm * 5 m
                     ( Spool-Diameter = 1_3/4"  /  44 mm )
                     Paper Roll (Standard):
                     2_1/4" * 2_3/4" * 165'  (W * D * L)
                     57 mm  * 65 mm  * 50 m  (B * D * L)

Functions:           Add, Subtract,
                     NonAdd, Repeat, Subtotal, Total

Registers:           Input       =  8 Decimals
                     Arithmetic  =  8 Decimals  ( = DISPLAY )
                     Printing    =  9 Characters
Manufacturer:
                     VICTOR Adding Machine Co.
                     Chicago / USA
                     1925

H O W   T O   U S E    the  VICTOR
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Left Keys = SUBTOTAL, TOTAL, NON-ADD, SUBTRACT  ( top-to-down )
Right Key = REPEAT

ADDITION:
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Everytime a number is entered and the handle is pulled, the number
is added to the memory ( = DISPLAYED as SubTotal ) and printed.

RESET KEYBOARD:
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If a wrong figure is entered in a column, repeat with the right
figure. To clear the keyboard: Push the [SUB-TOTAL] or [TOTAL] Key.

REPEAT:
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To enter the same number more than once, PUSH & LOCK the
[REPEAT] Key before pulling the handle. To release it, PULL the
[REPEAT] Key BEFORE the last cycle.

SUBTRACTION:
------------
To enter a negative number, push & hold the [SUBTRACT] Key
when pulling the handle.

SUBTOTAL:
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The cumulated sum will be printed when the [SUBTOTAL] Key is
pushed & hold when pulling the handle.  The memory will hold the
actual sum after releasing the handle.

TOTAL:
------
The total sum will be printed when the [TOTAL] Key is pushed
& hold when pulling the handle.  The memory will be cleared after
releasing the handle.

ID-NUMBERS:
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An ID-Number can be entered and printed:  Push & hold the
[NON-ADD] Key when pulling the handle. This input is not
registered in the arithmetic unit. 

NEGATIVE RESULTS:
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A negative result will be printed as the COMPLEMENT of the next
higher 10, 100, 1000, ...

Example:   -12.00 = 99988.00

PRINTOUT - Example             with Comments:
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^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^   To clear memory:
|            T |   Set [Total], Pull handle ( Printed in RED )
|              |
|              |                        < Max.Input = 8 decimals > 
| 123,456.78   |   Enter (1st) number, Pull handle
| 234,567.89   |   Enter (2nd) number, Pull handle
|              | 
| 358,024.67 S |   Push [SUBTOTAL] to print sum, Pull handle
|              |
|       1.23 - |   Enter (neg.)number, Push [SUBTRACT], Pull handle
| 358,023.44 S |   Push [SUBTOTAL] to print cumulated sum, Pull handle
|              |
|       4.56   |   Set [REPEAT], Enter number, Pull handle
|       4.56   |   Release [REPEAT], Pull handle 
| 358,032.56 T |   Push [TOTAL] to print total sum, Pull handle
|              |   Memory is clear  ( Printed in RED )
|              |
|        .47 N |   Enter ID #47, Set [NON-ADD], Pull handle
|      67.89   |   Enter value,  Pull handle
|        .11 N |   Enter ID #11, Set [NON-ADD], Pull handle
|      54.32   |   Enter value,  Pull handle
|     122.21 T |   Push [TOTAL] to print total sum, Pull handle
|              |   Memory is clear  ( Printed in RED )
|              |
|              |   !!!  A T T E N T I O N  !!!
| 876,543.21   |   Enter (1st) 8-Digit-Number, Pull handle
| 765,432.10   |   Enter (1st) 8-Digit-Number, Pull handle
| 641,975.31 T |   Set [TOTAL] to print total sum, Pull handle 
|              |   9th-Digit LOST  !!!  < Max.Output = 8 decimals >
|              |   Memory is clear  ( Printed in RED )
|              |
|        .12   |   Enter number
|        .24 - |   Enter (larger negative) number 
| 999,999.88 T |   Negative sum = COMPLEMENT!  ( Printed in RED )
|              |   
^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^

H O W   T O   O P E N   T H E   C O V E R  ?
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(1st) Unscrew and remove the Ribbon Spools and the small Cover.
(2nd) Remove the 2 Screws under the Paper Feeder with an
      "Angle"-Screwdriver.
(3rd) Pull out the 2 "Clamp"-Lever.
(4th) Lift the Paper Feeder Unit.
(5th) Remove the  2 * 3  Screws from the Cover-Sides.
(6th) Lift the Cover.

REMARK:  Both  RIBBON SPOOLS  have to be wound  COUNTER-CLOCKWISE

impressum:
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© C.HAMANN     http://public.beuth-hochschule.de/~hamann     11/22/09