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Re: [midatlanticretro] Free IBM R2R Tape Drive in Whitehouse Station, NJ

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  • Stan Brewer
    Looks like a DEC TU-81 turned up on end. My B-205 Tape Drives look more like what I use to think of when they said Computer 40 years ago. Stan
    Message 1 of 7 , Jul 28 10:41 PM
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      Looks like a DEC TU-81 turned up on end.
      My B-205 Tape Drives look more like what I use to think of when they said Computer 40 years ago.

                                            Stan


      William Donzelli wrote:

      > For twenty years, this is what people pictured when you said 'computer'.
      > This should be the real high speed drive with vacuum columns on each side,
      > etc. It would be great if a team of MARCHins would rescue this - assuming
      > it's still available.

      It is claimed already.

      I do not think the 3422 is vacuum column. It was a fairly low-end drive.

      --
      Will

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