TitleMass storage transport for 38500 cartridges
ManufacturerControl Data Corporation (CDC)
|Other number||20||Black letters on a white background affixed to the front of the unit.|
|Other number||93.563.03A||LLNL deprecated number|
|Other number||BW601-A||Equipment identification number on Computer Peripherals tag inside front left of the frame.|
|Other number||MST 21||On a large plastic label affixed to the front of the unit.|
|Other number||QSE 15192||Equipment identification number on CDC tag inside front left of the frame.|
|Part number||83821001||Printed on the both manufacturer's tags inside the front left of the frame.|
|Serial number||103||Printed on the both manufacturer's tags inside the front left of the frame.|
Dimensionsoverall: 71 5/8 in x 26 7/8 in x 36 in
DescriptionThe object is a tall metal and plastic cabinet containing a tape drive, which is visible through a glass portal on the front. The case is open at the back. No manufacturer's name is visible on the object.
This transport is used with the CDC 38500 tape cartridges and is part of a CDC Multi-Access Storage System (MASS). The back of the unit mates with the back of a 38503 CSU. The two conveyor belts near the top of the unit move cartridges to and from the CSU.