TitleMagnetic Tape Cluster
Place ManufacturedWestlake Calif., U.S.
|B02063W||Metal label on side|
|Serial number||B02062w||Metal label on side|
Dimensionsoverall: 43 1/4 in x 37 1/2 in x 30 1/4 in
DescriptionOriginal loan ran from 1/16/1984 to 1/1/1989.
Object is a metal frame supporting four tape stations. Each station has a take-up reel and a feed reel on a coaxial spindle. Tape was threaded from the feed reel past the read/write head via a vacuum channel through the take-up reel. There is a bag of the broken plastic covers attached to the unit. Maintenance tag has dates from 1967, 1968, and 1969.