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Subject: Re: Novag Super Constellation (very old chess computer)

Author: Steven Schwartz

Date: 15:50:03 09/18/98

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On September 18, 1998 at 18:44:32, John Coffey wrote:

>I saw a Mesphisto handheld from around 1983 to 85.  As I recall it was
>quite weak (although claiming to be 1800.)  But I am sure that the handhelds
>that followed were much stronger.

There was hardly a stand-alone chess computer in
history that did not have a claimed rating that
was not exaggerated. It is an unwritten law
in our business.
- Steve (

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