The Poor Man’S HEX -Decimal — HEX Converter

A pencil, scratch pad and you – that’s all you need to convert HEX TO DECIMAL, or DECIMAL TO HEX. Based on the fact that unit, ten, hundred, and thousand columns have a unique set of values for hexadecimal, the above table will assist you convert either way.

This remainder equals 8 in the LSB column, and. HEX(8). So, the HEX number for 14632 is,3928.

This might seem cumbersome, but it is surprising how rapid this conversion can become with a little practice.
J.A. Backman

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A.P.P.L.E. Chairman of the Board and Club president -- Bill worked for the founder, Val J. Golding and A.P.P.L.E. from 1981 to 1982. In 1999, he began archiving the materials which were distributed and sold by A.P.P.L.E.. That project led to the group that remained of A.P.P.L.E. Bill was involved in the financial industry in Tokyo and has over 20 major office infrastructure projects to his name. In March 2001, he retired to write books and to spend more time pursuing personal interests. As the president of the users group, Bill is in charge of distribution of Call-A.P.P.L.E. magazine as well as the organization of this web site. Bill currently resides in Tokyo, Japan and Shelton, Wa splitting time between the places.