Artifact Details

Title

Rack wirh floppy and hard disk drives

Catalog Number

102733637

Type

Physical object

Date

ca 1980

Manufacturer

Digital Equipment Corporation (DEC)

Identifying Numbers

Model number RL02-A On a Digital sticker on side of extended hard drive.
Model number RX02-BE On a paper sticker on back of floppy drive.
Serial number CX27168 On a Digital sticker on side of extended hard drive.
Serial number WF71357 On a paper sticker on back of floppy drive.

Dimensions

overall: 41 1/4 in x 21 1/4 in x 30 in

Description

The item is a waist-high rack with side panels and removable rear panel. The top of the rack contains a DEC RX02 dual 8-inch floppy disk drive. The bottom of the rack contains a DEC RL02 removable hard drive. The drive is mounted on slides. When the drive is pulled out its top will open to change the disk pack. The center of the rack contains four terminal strips labeled "DRV11 OUT," "DRV11 IN," "ADV11," and "AAV11." A power controller is mounted at the bottom of the back of the rack. A long flat cable comes out the back of the floppy drive box.

Category

Miscellaneous/furniture

Credit

Gift of Compaq Computer Corporation

Lot Number

X7422.2015