Minicomputer Storage Myths

From: William Donzelli <>
Date: Tue Jul 22 21:12:43 1997

> A large estate car (Station wagon?) will carry a _lot_ of minicomputer
> hardware. I've been in one which contained :

I once delivered a PDP-11/34, 1 & 1/2 RK07 drives, roughly 20 RK07 disk
packs, and lots of documentation, in a standard Ford Escort. Yes it was
packed, but still quite decent.

For those still confused, the 1/2 RK07 was just the actual drive
mechanism. An entire RK07 is about 4 feet tall, the bottom is which is
basically empty.

William Donzelli
Received on Tue Jul 22 1997 - 21:12:43 BST

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