Artifact Details

Title

Metal tape and reel

Catalog Number

102735758

Type

Physical object

Dimensions

overall: 3/4 in x 8 in x 8 in

Description

This unit is a 8-inch diameter metal reel containing acetate tape; the front and back are both bare metal. Gummed residue spelling "UNIVAC" is visible on one side. The end of the tape has an intact end fastener. A rubber retainer keeps the tape from unraveling.

Category

Memory & storage/tape

Credit

Gift of Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL)

Lot Number

X4575.2008