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As most of you already
know, the Jobber 6 is the most advanced construction calculator on
the market. However, after attending numerous trade shows with people
who already own a Jobber 6 and many phone conversations, it became
apparent that a large majority of Jobber 6 users only use about 20%
to 30% of the calculator's potential. I can't tell you how many times
we have heard the line "I never knew it did that".
The purpose of this tutorial
is designed to help you to become more acquainted with your Jobber
6 calculator. It consists of 18 lessons of the most commonly used
tasks (see list below) as well just getting acquainted with the special
With the tutorial, learn
input dimensions using the 0-15 keypad
perform basic math
access the 6 dimensional format modes
solve Circles & Segmental functions
solve Circles using Segmented rise functions
use the Rake-up function
use the Rake-down function
calculate volume (concrete)
calculate volume of a cylinder
solve triangles in metric
calculate board feet
lay out spaces with subtotals
calculate miter cuts
square up anything
figure hip and valley roof systems
You will notice that most
of the tutorials follow certain pages found in your Jobber 6 Instruction
manual. Always refer to your instruction manual for additional examples
For Viewing online
Each lesson corresponds
to a number. To play a particular lesson, choose that number
from the list at the bottom. Placing the cursor over any number
will tell you what that lesson is (see image).
If you want to access
this main menu page after each lesson, simply hit the "refresh"
button in your web browser.
The flash player
consists of 2 buttons, a "play" button and a "pause"
button. Both buttons are located in the bottom far left corner.
If you pause a lesson, just press the "play" to resume.
a side note:
The tutorial will
open in another window. You may have to temporarily turn off
your pop-up blocker or simply allow pop-ups for this website.
THE TUTORIAL BY CLICKING
ON THE IMAGE ABOVE
can download the Jobber 6 Tutorial to your computer. The tutorial
is in a .zip format. You will need Winzip, PKzip or other zip
program to unzip it. Your computer may already have a program
It has been
broken down into 7 separate zip files due to its size. (38mb)