At&T Unix PC, Tape drive

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Mon May 4 08:17:50 CDT 2020

The tape interface I have for my UNIX PC is indeed a floppy tape interface,
says "FTAPE" near the connector on the outside. I haven't paired a drive
with it yet.


On Sat, May 2, 2020 at 1:16 PM emanuel stiebler via cctalk <
cctalk at> wrote:

> On 2020-05-02 11:32, Chuck Guzis via cctalk wrote:
> > On 5/2/20 6:21 AM, emanuel stiebler via cctalk wrote:
> >> Hi,
> >> during my move, I think I lost my tape drive, which was attached to my
> >> at&t unix pc (68000 based).
> >> Anybody knows of the top of their head, if I could read the tapes on any
> >> other machine? Was it anything "standard", or did they do their own at
> at&t?
> >
> > Depends which version of the 3B2 you have.
> Sorry, I should have been a "little" more precise.
> the 3b1, and the tapes look like QIC cartriges ...

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