Artifact Details

Title

Paper tape reel

Catalog Number

102766441

Type

Physical Object

Date

Circa 1966

Manufacturer

Pacific Data Systems, Inc.

Dimensions

overall: 5 3/4 in x 4 7/8 in x 5 1/4 in

Description

The object is a rotating spool carrier for a 4.5" spool of Western Union style paper tape. The carrier has an extended shaft for driving the spool under power. The shaft is mounted on ball bearings.

Category

I/O/paper tape device

Credit

Gift of History San Jose

Lot Number

X8274.2018