Re: Any 7 track drives available?

2017-07-09 Thread Curious Marc via cctalk
We could try to read them off the IBM 1401 7-track. But you'd have to send the tapes over here, can't send the computer ;-). Contact me offline of interested. Marc On Jul 7, 2017, at 5:20 PM, Chuck Guzis via cctalk wrote: > On 07/07/2017 04:39 PM, Al Kossow via cctalk

Re: Any 7 track drives available?

2017-07-07 Thread Chuck Guzis via cctalk
On 07/07/2017 05:26 PM, Ethan Dicks wrote: n't know of how much time you want to spend on it >> >> (Offlist) > > It wasn't off-list... > > -ethan I realized that just after I hit "send". My apologies to the list--I really don't want to clutter things up. --Chuck

Re: Any 7 track drives available?

2017-07-07 Thread Ethan Dicks via cctalk
On Fri, Jul 7, 2017 at 8:20 PM, Chuck Guzis via cctalk wrote: > On 07/07/2017 04:39 PM, Al Kossow via cctalk wrote: >> Don't know of how much time you want to spend on it > > (Offlist) It wasn't off-list... -ethan

Re: Any 7 track drives available?

2017-07-07 Thread Chuck Guzis via cctalk
On 07/07/2017 04:39 PM, Al Kossow via cctalk wrote: > Can you come up with any HP 7970 drives? > I have spare 7/9 track read-only combo head stacks > Don't know of how much time you want to spend on it (Offlist) I don't know, Al. I've got 6 tapes in a batch of 50 that are 7/556 and are labeled

Re: Any 7 track drives available?

2017-07-07 Thread Al Kossow via cctalk
Can you come up with any HP 7970 drives? I have spare 7/9 track read-only combo head stacks Don't know of how much time you want to spend on it On 7/7/17 2:32 PM, Chuck Guzis via cctalk wrote: > Hi Gang, > > I just got another batch of tapes. While the customer specified 9 > track, there are a

Any 7 track drives available?

2017-07-07 Thread Chuck Guzis via cctalk
Hi Gang, I just got another batch of tapes. While the customer specified 9 track, there are a bunch of 7 track/556 bpi tapes in the mix. Anyone have a drive that they're willing to part with/loan for these things? Thanks, Chuck