Artifact Details

Title

62PC Piccolo disk file head

Catalog Number

102715958

Type

Physical object

Manufacturer

IBM Corporation

Dimensions

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

Description

Around 1979. IBM 3350 recording technology, 6 disks, 8-inch diameter, 336 bits/mm, 18 tracks/mm, rotary actuator, UK design. Ferrite slider.

Category

Memory/disk

Credit

Gift of G. Fred Grometer

Lot Number

X5500.2010