FW: IBM Magnetic cards

From: PG Manney <manney_at_nwohio.com>
Date: Thu Jan 8 21:26:34 1998

> I haven't seen a mag card reader of any 'stripe' in many years.

Several HP calculators used 'em for awhile. The HP-41C had a motorized
reader, while the -75 and (later) the 71B of fond memory used hand-pulled
strips. I bought my 71 in '87, iirc.

Hey -- I just realized -- it's a classic! Makes me feel OLD.
Received on Thu Jan 08 1998 - 21:26:34 GMT

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