SI 02901.730 Physical Characteristics of the FAX Magnetic Tape

The FAX magnetic tape is

  • 9 track 1600 BPI or other track and density, dependent upon the State's needs

  • identified by an external label (Reference SI 02901.740)

  • comprised of 743 characters per record

  • blocked in ten records (7430 characters per block)

  • comprised of 3 separate parts

  • sequenced by social security number within State.


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SI 02901.730 - Physical Characteristics of the FAX Magnetic Tape - 11/30/1989
Batch run: 01/27/2009
Rev:11/30/1989