Artifact Details

Title

Paper tape reader

Catalog Number

102735646

Type

Physical object

Manufacturer

Digital Equipment Corporation (DEC)

Dimensions

overall: 22 in x 19 1/2 in x 18 in

Description

This record contains one paper tape reader. It was found with a tag attached that reads, "C105 DEC TAPE Reader." There is a grill on the front, as well as a power switch and a clear, circular piece that allows one to see something from the inside. There is a lever underneath it. There is a take-up on the left side. There is a manufactured hole on the bottom right. On the right side there is a shipping label that reads with a crossed out "INTERPLANT USE ONLY." Underneath, on the same label, it reads a handwritten number, "D349.82" and written down below in the same marker, "PDP-4." There is also a manufacturer logo on the label.

Category

I/O/paper tape device

Credit

Gift of Digital Equipment Corporation (DEC)

Lot Number

D349.82