Vintage Pickett Paired set of Model N500 & N300ES Dual Base log/log, All Metal Slide Rule 1960's. Manufacturers guarantee and registration card included in box. Kept in storage unit since 1972. Complete and includes two slide rules (10" and 6") each with a separate leather case. "How to use" instruction booklets and original box Slide rules individual packaging unopened and in excellent condition.
Leather cases are in great condition (please see photos for details). How to use booklets are in great condition no marks, no torn pages, etc. Box is in good condition with minor fading, (please see photos for details). Comes from a dry, smoke-free environment.The founders, Roswell Colvert Pickett and Arthur F. Eckel started out making all-metal slide rules in 1944 using magnesium and later evolved to aluminum as aluminum alloys became more machinable.
Pickett slide rules were chosen to be used by the Apollo astronauts on their mission to the moon, as they were lighter than their wood core counter parts. Picket used a photo print on their slide rules, rather than being engine divided. Own a piece of HISTORY! This item is in the category "Collectibles\Science & Medicine (1930-Now)\Engineering\Slide Rules".
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