Artifact Details

Title

33FD head assembly

Catalog Number

102715962

Type

Physical object

Manufacturer

International Business Machines (IBM)

Place Manufactured

U.S.

Description

Object consists of a head assembly, cable and plug for an IBM 33FD "Igar" floppy disk drive. Identification card with object reads, "33FD IGAR FLEXIBLE DISK-1972 Floppy Disk, 8-inch diameter, Read/write, 1head, 0.401 Mbyte, 360 rpm, 32, KBYTE/sec, 3200 bits/inch, 48 tracks/inch, 105 u-inch head gap, Ferrite tunnel erase core."

Category

Memory/disk

Credit

Gift of G. Fred Grometer

Lot Number

X5500.2010