punchcard reader wanted to rent, BC Canada area

william degnan billdegnan at gmail.com
Thu Aug 18 22:20:57 CDT 2016

a full sized unit like the IBM 2501.  They just want to feed cards in and
have them flip through the reader, no actually processing.

On Thu, Aug 18, 2016 at 10:55 PM, Mike Ross <tmfdmike at gmail.com> wrote:

> What interface are you looking for Bill? IBM bus/tag channel? I have a
> tabletop card reader with a separate IBM channel interface box...
> Mike
> On Fri, Aug 19, 2016 at 2:44 PM, william degnan <billdegnan at gmail.com>
> wrote:
> > $$ if you have an IBM 2501 or similar looking punchcard reader and would
> > like to rent it from sept 1-9th.  I would expect you'd deliver it and set
> > up so it reads cards, and as a bonus can print cards that "say something
> on
> > them", understanding that was not how they were originally used.  This is
> > for a SCI FI channel show.
> >
> > Contact me vintagecomputer.net/contact.cfm if you can do this.  $$ worth
> > the trouble.  If it does not work, that's possibly ok, but they want a
> > working reader that at least reads in a stack of cards through the
> > mechanism.
> >
> > Bill
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