Artifact Details

Title

Magnetic head display

Catalog Number

102741473

Type

Physical object

Date

Circa 1964 - 1985

Manufacturer

International Business Machines (IBM)

Place Manufactured

San Jose, CA, U.S.

Identifying Numbers

Part number 7357699

Dimensions

overall: 2 1/2 in x 14 1/2 in x 12 in

Description

The object is a display consisting of an IBM 2303 magnetic drum head assembly and head arm assemblies for the following IBM disk drives: 2314, 3330, 3340, 3350, 3370, 3380. Heads are arrayed in a manufacturing process reuseable container which is held closed by various kinds of pressure sensitive tape.

Category

Memory & storage/disk

Credit

Gift of the Magnetic Disk Heritage Center and Albert S. Hoagland

Lot Number

X6499.2012