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Paper Tape - 5 Hole, CSIRAC Computer, Untitled, 1959-1964 Object Reg. No: HT 9382

Paper tape program, part of a collection of paper tape programs used for input to CSIRAC. This program was probably an output tape of some kind.
12 hole paper tape is generally of good quality but the 5 hole paper tape seems to be of variable quality; some tapes even fall apart or crumble. This item is of good quality. It is important therefore to keep it. There must have been a change in manufacture that caused the change in quality.
Acquisition Information:
Donation from Commonwealth Scientific & Industrial Research Organisation (CSIRO), 1965
Discipline: Technology

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Tagged with: computers, computing, csirac computer, making history - csirac
Themes this item is part of: Classification of CSIRAC Programs & Routines, CSIRAC Paper Tape Library Collection, Information & Communication Collection, CSIRAC Collection
Primary Classification: COMPUTING & CALCULATING
Secondary Classification: Digital Computing
Tertiary Classification: paper tape equipment
User: University of Melbourne (The), Parkville, Victoria, Australia, 1959-1964

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