Artifact Details

Title

3420 Magnetic Tape Drive Unit

Catalog Number

X1640.99M

Type

Physical object

Date

ca. 1980

Manufacturer

International Business Machines Corporation (IBM)

Place Manufactured

Spain

Identifying Numbers

Model number 3420
Model number 6 IBM model number on label behind rear door
Other number 182 On front
Other number 241 CY Stamped on metal label behind rear door
Other number 2440682 Stamped on frame behind rear door
Other number 3420 IBM type number on label behind rear door
Serial number 40682

Dimensions

overall: 66 1/2 in x 29 3/4 in x 29 5/8 in

Description

Elapsed hour meter reads as follows (last 6 digits are elapsed time): "3420 -40682 2893 61". There are spare parts inside the cabinet. There is a tape loaded in the drive. The label on the tape reads: "LABOR TRANSACTIONS" "AUG 26 1998" "8-23-98".

Category

Digital Computer: mainframe

Credit

Gift of Valeo Corporation

Lot Number

X1640.99
 

Related Records

102707909 3420 MOD 4, 6, 8 ALD Vol. 1