Artifact Details

Title

SDS 920 paper tape reader and punch

Catalog Number

102692711

Type

Physical object

Date

1962 ca.

Manufacturer

Scientific Data Systems (SDS)

Identifying Numbers

Other number 128271 8/9 On National Bureau of Standards tag on front.
Other number 15 Paper label on front
Other number 17573 ESSA property tag on front

Dimensions

overall: 49 in x 45 in x 22 1/8 in

Description

The record contains an paper tape reader and punch affixed to a table. On the tape reader, in the bottom right corner, there is a punch and a plastic chad collector encased in a metal box. To the left of the chad collector is a bottom and switch. The button is labeled "feed" and the switch is labeled "auto run". There is a vent running horizontally along the back of the unit. There are cables cokming out from the machine and table and are haging underneath the table. One of the cables terminated in a male standard American 3 prong wall plug.

Category

I/O/paper tape

Credit

Gift of History San Jose

Lot Number

X3872.2007