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Wangtek 5525 EQ Internal QIC Tape Drive

This internal tape drive is designed to accept DC 6250 data cartridges, each containing 1020 feet of magnetic tape. The total storage capacity is 250MB. The tape drive is sized to fit in a standard half-height PC drive bay and connects to a Wangtek 30631-001 SCSI controller card (8-bit ISA bus).

Date : 1st January 1991

Manufacturer : Wangtek

Format : Tape Drive

Physical Description : Drive Only

This exhibit has a reference ID of CH47680. Please quote this reference ID in any communication with the Centre for Computing History.

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