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IBM 3490, 3590, 3592 Tape Controllers Physical Specifications

MachineModelWeightDimensions in InchesHeat OutputPower RequirementsInterface
3490 A01,
A01: 600lbs
A02: 760lbs
A10: 700lbs
A20: 790lbs
A01: 29.5 x 34.0 x 69.65
A02: 29.5 x 34.0 x 69.65
A10: 30.3 x 34.0 x 69.65
A20: 30.3 x 34.0 x 69.65
Up to 4096 BTU/hr Up to 1200 watts ESCON,
Parallel Diff. SCSI-2
3590 A50,
A50: 40lbs max
A60: 165lbs max
A50: 16.5 x 18.1 x 6.5
A60: 19 x 24.5 x 15.8
A50: 796 BTU/hr-max config
A60: 1700 BTU/hr-max config
A50: 0.4kVA Max

A60: 0.5kVA Max

SCSI-2, F/W, Diff PCI, Ultra SCSI, FC, ESCON,
3592 J70J70: 86lbsJ70: 17.5 x 23.8 x 8.7 J70: 2.05 BTU/hr J70: .6kVA Long/short wave FICON, SCSI, 2GB/4GB FC
3592C06C06: 78lbs C06: 17.4 x 22.6 x 6.8 C06: 2.05 BTU/hr C06: 600 watts Long/short wave FICON, SCSI, 2GB/4GB FC