31977Re: [midatlanticretro] Re: Tape Drives
- Aug 8, 2013-------- Original Message --------
> From: "David Gesswein" <djg@...>When we rescued the UNIVAC 1219-II etc a lot of the power components were
> Sent: Thursday, August 08, 2013 8:24 AM
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> Subject: Re: [midatlanticretro] Re: Tape Drives
> On Wed, Aug 07, 2013 at 11:23:00PM -0400, David Riley wrote:
> > Also, what do we have that runs on 400 Hz? We don't have much naval
> > equipment that I know of.
> The naval stuff I'm familiar with is 3 phase delta. Aircraft is the most
> common usage for 400 Hz. 400 Hz gives weight/size savings.
left behind, we ran out of time. The team to decommission the building was
waiting outside waiting for us to finish removing the system. We did save
some of the key power components. Given the 1219 system was a Navy system
perhaps some of the power components we did save would be useful or "large
enough". Of course this is all becoming a theoretical discussion.
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