The recorder would take the pick-up and register it on magnetic tape, while playing it for simultaneous listening.
These routines include various format print outs, paper tape and magnetic tape read in programs, and display subroutines.
magnetic tape units require twenty-two inches per transport.
|magnetic tape |
A plastic tape coated with iron oxide for use in magnetic recording.
A device for storing information, in which signals are recorded by lining up small bits of magnetic materials in the coating on the tape. Ordinary tape recorders use magnetic tape.