Artifact Details

Title

DEC read/ write heads

Catalog Number

102728697

Type

Physical object

Manufacturer

Digital Equipment Corporation (DEC)

Place Manufactured

Glendale, Calif.

Identifying Numbers

Serial number 1176 Found on silver sticker on side of metal head

Dimensions

overall: 1 1/4 in x 4 1/4 in x 9 1/2 in

Description

The object consists of a metal head at one end and a blue plastic connector at the other. The metal piece is labeled "A" and has a manufacturers sticker, which reads "GJM Magnetics DIV." The metal piece is connected to the plastic connector by five black cables of varying length.

Category

Memory/disk