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Mechanical Drawing - CSIRAC Computer, 'Detail 23', D24145, 15 February 1955 Document Reg. No: HT 13519 42

Summary:
Mechanical diagram in hard copy relating to the computer CSIRAC.

This diagram deals with aspects of paper tape input and output.

Mechanical drawings show the physical construction of a component. They were used to define what was required in the manufacture of CSIRAC's hardware.

Technical details:
Mechanical Drawing. Subsystem: Input - Output. Drawn/checked by H. Peddie
Original Ink on Tracing Paper
Unit 1243; Assy. C24030; CPL 24031
Scale: 1 : 1
Tape Reader
Acquisition Information:
Donation from University of Melbourne (The) Computer Science & Software Engineering Department
Discipline: Technology

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Tagged with: computing, csirac computer, first generation computers, mainframe computers, making history - csirac
Themes this item is part of: CSIRAC Drawings & Diagrams - An Overview, Information & Communication Collection, CSIRAC Collection, Archival Paper Tape Reading Project for CSIRAC 12 Hole Paper Tapes
Primary Classification: COMPUTING & CALCULATING
Secondary Classification: Digital Computing
Tertiary Classification: drawings
Commissioned By: Commonwealth Scientific & Industrial Research Organisation (CSIRO) Division of Radiophysics, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia, 15 Feb 1955
Date Created: 15 Feb 1955
Collector: CSIRAC History Team, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 1995 or later

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