The Jim Austin Computer Collection
Magnetic Drum Store
Hukushin Electric Works
This came from a collection in Boston, Lincolnshire, UK in 2010. Its from a BCL Susie machine. A complete machine can be found at the national museum of computing, UK dated 1968 as shown below:
(not in the collection)
The drum would be in the far unit. The collection has the paper tape punch/reader unit.
The drum is:
Make: Hukushin Electric Works, Tokio Japan
Date: Oct 1970
Power: 100v 50Hz.
This is a Magnetc Drum store from the early 1970's.
|This is a picture of the heads of the drum and its name plate.|
|This shows all the heads on one side|