Artifact Details

Title

Disc drive

Catalog Number

102735293

Type

Physical object

Date

ca. 1981

Manufacturer

Digital Equipment Corporation (DEC)

Identifying Numbers

Other number A9046186-01 Found printed on a small sticker at the back
Other number M9026246 Printed in raised letters on the metal at the back.
Other number O7T2XXXXXX Stamped onto a white tag at back
Serial number 000602 Stamped on a white tag at the back

Dimensions

overall: 8 in x 16 in x 21 in

Description

The record contains a head disc assembly (HDA) with a movable disc head. There is an air duct to the right of the head. To the left of the disc head is a ribbon cable, which connects the drive electrically. At the bottom of the drive there is a central drive mechanism where a belt would go.

Category

Memory & storage/disk

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