Home Fun and Games Video: Roy Weatherby Doing Science the Old Fashioned Way Fun and GamesGear NewsHuntingRiflesTraining & Technique Video: Roy Weatherby Doing Science the Old Fashioned Way By Nick Leghorn - December 28, 2011 5 Facebook Twitter Pinterest WhatsApp Email There’s just something awesome about using a slide rule and a computer with lights on it. Almost makes me want one of these old contraptions. Almost. RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR GunMag Warehouse to Open a New Training Division Gun Review: Ruger M77 Hawkeye African in .375 Ruger Are You Cross-Eye Dominant? Don’t Worry About It…Yet 5 COMMENTS Absolutely a Classic. Reply Those 20″ slide rules demand a few $s on the collectors market. They were never common, even back then. They make LED clocks that display in “binary coded decimal”, which is the same way that chrono displayed time. I have one my desk. Reply My gosh! Could his pants get any higher and his tie any shorter? Very cool though, I like old technical videos. Reply I used a slide rule in college. It replaced the abacus I used in high school. Which replaced the fingers I used in grade school. But I never, ever wore my pants directly under my armpits. Reply 1:14 caught him off guard lol. Reply LEAVE A REPLY Cancel reply Please enter your comment! Please enter your name here You have entered an incorrect email address! Please enter your email address here Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment. Notify me of follow-up comments by email. Notify me of new posts by email.