Artifact Details

Title

Carriage control tape punch

Catalog Number

102668343

Type

Physical object

Manufacturer

International Business Machines Corporation (IBM)

Identifying Numbers

Other number 400 Molded into the underside of the base, to the left
Other number 411 Molded into the underside of the base, an L inside 2 concentric circles, above "4249076"
Other number 4249076 Molded into the underside of the base toward the front

Dimensions

overall: 2 3/8 in x 6 3/4 in x 8 3/8 in

Description

Rounded triangular shape with a heavy metal base, an adjustment knob, and an operator handle. Two pins protrude from below the base. IBM is in white letters at the front. Below the base there is an adjustment mechanism.

Category

I/O/paper tape device

Collection Title

SAP Collection

Credit

SAP Collection, Computer History Museum

Lot Number

X3709.2007