Microcomputer Data Tape

Microcomputer Data Tape

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Description
The three Fujifilm 4mm digital data storage tapes were used to backup data from the Silicon Graphics O2 workstation (2016.0057.01).
The one 4mm Sony digital data storage cleaning cartridge was used to clean the read/write heads on the external tape drive (2016.0057.04).
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
microcomputer, peripheral, magnetic tape
place made
Japan
Physical Description
plastic (overall, data tape material)
Measurements
overall: 6.4 cm x 8.1 cm x 6 in; 2 17/32 in x 3 3/16 in x 15.24 cm
data tape: 1.6 cm x 8.1 cm x 6 cm; 5/8 in x 3 3/16 in x 2 3/8 in
ID Number
2016.3032.02
catalog number
2016.3032.02
nonaccession number
2016.3032
Credit Line
Gift of Glenn Cholister
subject
Computers
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Medicine and Science: Computers
Computers & Business Machines
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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