Artifact Details

Title

Printer Carriage Control Tape Punch

Catalog Number

102674771

Type

Physical object

Manufacturer

International Business Machines Corporation (IBM)

Dimensions

overall: 2 1/2 in x 6 3/4 in x 8 1/4 in

Description

Donor comments tag which has been removed said "This is a punch for the carriage control top of an IBM 1403 Printer. (The holes in the IZ channels of the tape controlled high-speed vertical movement of the fan-fold paper in the printer, e.g. "skip to top of form")".

Category

I/O/paper tape device

Credit

Gift of John Ehrman

Lot Number

X4187.2008