Artifact Details

Title

Deuce - English Electric Company

Catalog Number

102680505

Type

Still image

Date

1959 ca.

Dimensions

overall: 11 in x 8 in

Description

Black and white image of the Deuce console with a man working on an assembly. "Label under image "Keith Ford carries out a major ECO to the card reader, enabling us to pack binary numbers on 64 columns of the 80 column card, up from the earlier 32 columns. Cards were punched in binary iwth either 12 or 24 32bit numbers on hte 12 rows of the card. Keith has now retired, and lives in Adelaide.

Category

Photograph

Lot Number

X7413.2015