Artifact Details

Title

Three RA60 disk drives in rack

Catalog Number

102733639

Type

Physical object

Date

ca 1987

Manufacturer

Digital Equipment Corporation (DEC)

Identifying Numbers

Model number 00-0RA60-EA On DIGITAL tag on upper rear of rack.
Model number RA60-AA On bar-coded sticker on front of middle drive.
Model number RA60-CA On bar-coded sticker on front of top drive.
Model number RP60-AA On bar-coded sticker on front of bottom drive.
Other number Z-07179 On DIGITAL asset tag on upper rear of rack.
Other number Z-15082 On bar-coded sticker on front of top drive, Digital Asset number.
Other number Z-15083 On bar-coded sticker on front of middle drive, Digital Asset number.
Other number Z-15084 On bar-coded sticker on front of bottom drive, Digital Asset number.
Serial number SP00011 On DIGITAL tag on upper rear of rack.
Serial number SP15916 On bar-coded sticker on front of middle drive.
Serial number SP15960 On bar-coded sticker on front of top drive.
Serial number SP16008 On bar-coded sticker on front of bottom drive.

Dimensions

overall: 41 3/4 in x 21 1/4 in x 36 in

Description

The object is a waist-high rack with side panels. There is room for a rear door which is missing. The rack holds three RP60 removable hard drives on rack slides. A pair of locking screws must be loosened before each drive can be extended. The lower 2 drives must be extended to change the disk pack. The upper disk pack can be changed without extending the drive. There is a power controller in the rear at the bottom of the rack.

Category

Memory & storage/disk

Credit

Gift of Compaq Computer Corporation

Lot Number

X7422.2015