Artifact Details

Title

TU-77 tape drive

Catalog Number

102733547

Type

Physical object

Manufacturer

Digital Equipment Corporation (DEC)

Place Manufactured

U.S.

Identifying Numbers

Model number TU77-FB On manufacturer's label on back of unit, top edge.
Other number 107218-50 Stamped on upper reel cavity.
Serial number WS12993 On manufacturer's label on back of unit, top edge.

Dimensions

overall: 60 3/8 in x 27 1/2 in x 32 1/2 in

Description

Object is a tape drive cabinet. The interior has been stripped. The power supply and all logic cards have been removed. The tape mechanism has been removed from its normal position and is loose in the bottom of the cabinet.

Category

Memory & storage/tape