Storage for 1/2" open reel tape
aek at bitsavers.org
Fri Apr 5 20:15:34 CDT 2019
the other thing I had wondered about was how they kept metal tape from
destroying the head. there is a spool of plastic tape that goes between
the head and the tape
On 4/5/19 6:13 PM, Al Kossow via cctalk wrote:
> On 4/5/19 5:45 PM, Chuck Guzis via cctalk wrote:
>> Univac had an interesting setup for Uniservo tape drives--I see a lot of
>> reels with a short (maybe 6") "leader" with a hole spliced onto tapes.
>> I'm not sure how that worked
> I had to re-thread the UNISERVO that is on display at CHM. I have to try
> to find my pictures that I took.
> show it.
> There is are two hooks that are attached to the reels and it is attached essentially to
> nylon fishing line.
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