Newbie Punch Tape Questions

Mark J. Blair nf6x at
Tue Dec 25 12:52:08 CST 2018

> On Dec 24, 2018, at 11:33 AM, Columbia Valley Maker Space via cctalk <cctalk at> wrote:
> The Mylar reel would have been the programming for a CNC machine. I
> suspect the first part of the reel may be some boot loader or init
> routine. 

I could definitely be mistaken, but my first guess would be that a tape with CNC machine programming would contain G code, and look like cryptic ASCII text. I'm interested in hearing what you find.

Mark J. Blair <nf6x at>

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