[vcf-midatlantic] Manual card punch

Mike Loewen mloewen at cpumagic.scol.pa.us
Fri Oct 13 19:27:30 EDT 2017


    Many of you have seen the Wright Line 2600 manual card punch:

http://q7.neurotica.com/Oldtech/Keypunch/wright.html

    ...but how many of you have seen one of these?

http://q7.neurotica.com/Oldtech/Keypunch/Wright2629.html

    A code wheel is used to select the character to punch, and a cylinder 
with 12 cams selects the rows to be punched.  A character wheel presses 
against a short inked ribbon loop to print the character on the top row of 
the card.  You can even set tabs.


Mike Loewen				mloewen at cpumagic.scol.pa.us
Old Technology				http://q7.neurotica.com/Oldtech/



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