paper tape reader EECO "The Director"
paulkoning at comcast.net
Thu May 7 10:19:39 CDT 2020
> On May 7, 2020, at 11:05 AM, Bill Degnan via cctech <cctech at classiccmp.org> wrote:
> Per my post from last week, after checking out the Decitek readers I ended
> up getting a used by warrantied EECO "The Director" MT-82 tape reader with
> a short-height spool for a good price.
> Here is the manual.
> Anyone use this unit? I saw some youtube video display how the servos
> appear to treat the tape kindly, that was a selling point. Not as
> interested in speed as that's not the point, eh?
Note that the servos are the tape spool drives. The actual tape reading block has a sprocket wheel with stepper motor drive. Not bad but not ideal for fragile tape.
More information about the cctalk