This page describes the IBM SMS card "AF", and is part of the SMS card database.

Function of the card:
N Line Terminator

Part number: 371242

Used in: 7030, IBM 7090, IBM 7070


DT: Driver. Terminator. A single-transistor class-A grounded-base amplifier used to terminate a transmission line.
IBM SMS card type AF 371242 IBM SMS card type AF 371242

References: IBM Standard Modular System, Component Circuits, p27
This page created by Ken Shirriff on Wed Sep 15 18:15:11 2021.

The information on these pages comes from a variety of sources, especially old IBM documents on, as well as information from the IBM 1401 restoration team, especially Tim Coslet's SMS data and Jim Hunt's data. Much of this information was obtained through OCR, so don't expect complete accuracy. These pages are not associated with IBM in any way.