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

Function of the card:
SDTRL 2way inverter number 2
SDTRL-2 way inverter number 2

Listed in 1401 SMS card usage

Saturated Drift Transistor Resistor Logic (SDTRL) is a form of resistor-transistor logic using faster drift-field transistors.

Part number: 370129

PCB number: 492867

Used in: IBM 729V, IBM 1410, IBM 1414 I/O Synchronizer

IBM SMS card type TAU 370129 IBM SMS card type TAU 370129

References: 1410_SMS_VOL_1.pdf, p12
This page created by Ken Shirriff on Wed Sep 15 18:15:09 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.