Artifact Details

Title

Tape drive read/write assembly

Catalog Number

102730646

Type

Physical object

Manufacturer

AMPEX

Place Manufactured

Culver City, Calif.

Identifying Numbers

Other number CAT. 3113296-10 Printed on a label on the front of the object
Serial number SER. C-347 Printed on a label on the front of the object

Dimensions

overall: 3 1/4 in x 3 in x 5 1/4 in

Description

The object is a read/write assembly from an AMPEX tape drive. It consists of a read/write head and two connectors, one for the read operation and one for the write operation.

Category

Memory & storage/tape