Artifact Details

Title

IBM Type 129 card data recorder - key punch

Catalog Number

102733419

Type

Physical object

Date

ca. 1972

Manufacturer

IBM Canada Ltd.

Place Manufactured

Canada

Dimensions

overall: 39 in x 52 1/2 in x 30 in

Description

This unit has a particle board desk with the QWERTY keyboard positioned on the right side. There are 6 toggle switches, 2 push buttons, and a rotary selector above the keys. The card feed is on the right hand side. The card feeds from right to left. The cards accumulate on the left side in a stacker. There is space for a chad bin under the desk.

Category

I/O/punched card device

Credit

Gift of Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL)

Lot Number

X4964.2008