Paper tape reader, c 1970.

Paper tape reader, c 1970.
3 2 c m
40cm
actual image size: 32cm x 24cm

Description

This was a method for inputting data to computers during the 1960s and 1970s. The data is coded onto the tape using keyboard-operated punches. A paper tape can input 1000 characters per second and was developed for recording and retransmitting teleprinter and telegram mesages.

Image Details

Image Ref.
 
10303625

© Science Museum / Science & Society Picture Library

buy a print

Select size
 
Select finish
 
How many prints?
 
£20.00
 

buy a framed print

buy a canvas

buy a framed canvas