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

Function of the card:
Oscillator imc
SDTDL-SDTRL- 1 MC Oscillator
Mc oscillator

Listed in 1401 SMS card usage

Saturated Drift Transistor Diode Logic (SDTDL) is a form of Diode-transistor logic using faster drift-field transistors.

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

Part number: 370551

Customer Eng reference number: 729947

Used in: IBM 1443 Printer, IBM 1401, IBM 1410

IBM SMS card type TDK 370551 IBM SMS card type TDK 370551

References: 2_2 SMS Cards, pp135,136
IBM 1443 ALD, p113
Coslet data
1410_SMS_VOL_2.pdf, p20
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 bitsavers.org, 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.