Artifact Details

Title

1GB 8.8-inch hard disk drive

Catalog Number

102729817

Type

Physical object

Date

1987

Manufacturer

Hitachi

Identifying Numbers

Model number DK815-10A On side and embossed in metal on top of unit
Other number H1486 Engraved on top of unit

Dimensions

overall: 7 1/2 in x 9 3/4 in x 17 1/2 in

Description

Label created by Jim Porter for IDEMA Technology Showcase exhibits reads "First 8.8 inch disk drive."

Category

Memory & storage/disk

Credit

Gift of James N. Porter

Lot Number

X6504.2012