Folded length of punched paper tape, titled 'Intellec 8 MOD 80, Assembler'.
Paper tape was a reliable and inexpensive (although slow) method of loading and storing programs, prior to magnetic discs and tapes, and was still in use in the 1970s.
A length of grey paper tape folded like a fan with punched holes along its length. There are text and arrows printed in blue ink along one side of the tape. There is a white label attached with adhesive to the end of the tape with black printed text.
On label: ' INTELLEC 8/MOD.80 / ASSEMBLER VER._ ' On tape: ' TOP '
Type of item
215 mm (Width), 42 mm (Depth), 25 mm (Height)
The above dimensions are for the folded paper tape. The tape width is 25 mm.
Intellec accessed 6 June 2012: [Link 1]