Portable Data Store

1994/015

Golden River Mark 3 ‘Retriever’ portable data store and programmer

SKU: 1994/015 Categories: ,

Description

Golden River Mark 3 ‘Retriever’ portable data store and programmer. It features an internal clock and calendar; user set RS232C interface output (110 to 19200 baud); 64K RAM.

This retriever was plugged in to a Golden River traffic counter on site to download traffic count data. The retriever was also used as a diagnostic device and as a means of programming the counter to recognise loop configurations. The device was carried by a traffic technician from site to site on a regular basis to retrieve, check operation and reconfigure counters as required. A Golden River traffic counter is held in the collection (1994/014).

Additional information

Acquisition Number

1994/015

Item Type

Short Description

Golden River Mark 3 'Retriever' portable data store and programmer

Manufactured by

Date of Manufacture

c. 1984

Sub-items

RS232 interface cable

Supporting Items

None

Makers Number

Not legible

Marks

None

Dimensions (mm)

308 (L) x 245 (W) x 141 (H), Unknown

Donor

Date Donated

November 1994

Materials

Steel and plastic

Condition

Good

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