Artifact Details

Title

IBM 129 Card data recorder

Catalog Number

X1640.99I

Type

Physical object

Date

1971

Manufacturer

International Business Machines Corporation (IBM)

Place Manufactured

Canada

Identifying Numbers

Model number 0129
Serial number 89751

Dimensions

38 x 39 1/2 x 36 in. 295 ibs.

Description

There is a standard QWERTY keyboard. On the keyboard are switches, buttons, and a dial. On the right there is an inflow bin for cards and on the left there is an out flow receiver. Below those is a hinged clear plastic panel that provides access to card chambers. When the panel is doen there is also a card release latch visible.

Category

I/O : punched card

Credit

Gift of Valeo Corporation

Lot Number

X1640.99