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Editing plate - CSIRAC Computer, Program Preparation Area, 1959-1964. Object Reg. No: ST 044439

An aluminium plate that was used as a cutting base for editing paper tape during the operation of CSIRAC at the University of Melbourne. The plate has a number of red, orange and black strips of plastic tape stuck to it.
Acquisition Information:
Donation from Mr. John Spencer, 1999
Discipline: Technology
Dimensions: .3 cm (Height), 25.5 cm (Width), 15.5 cm (Length)

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Tagged with: csirac computer, making history - csirac
Themes this item is part of: Information & Communication Collection, CSIRAC Collection
Primary Classification: COMPUTING & CALCULATING
Secondary Classification: Digital Computing
Tertiary Classification: editing equipment
User: University of Melbourne (The), Carlton, Victoria, Australia, 1959-1964

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