3480, 3490, 3490e tape and 9 track tape drives

Westpoint Peripherals Ltd is an established supplier of Mainframe Class Tape drives for data interchange applications. Since 1985 the company has been involved in the supply and support of 9 track reel to reel, 18 track 3480 and 3490 cartridge and 36 track 3490E cartridge and 128 track 3590 cartridge  from leading suppliers such as M4 Data, Fujitsu, StorageTek, Cipher and Overland Data  (Westpoint are the European Support Centre for these tape products).

Our skilled engineers provide a full repair and maintenance service at our comprehensive facilities close to Bristol Airport UK. Our knowledge and experience of these devices means we can also provide a Data Conversion Service for information originally produced by older legacy formats to later more up to date media and formats.

9 TRACK TAPE DRIVES (Reel to Reel Tape)          

We have both new and refurbished 9 track tape drives in stock with a wide range of spares for many of the units listed below to enable a fast and efficient repair and maintenance service. 

DMT2620A 9 TRACK PERTEC 800/1600/6250BPI
DMT2620C 9 TRACK SCSI 800/1600/6250BPI
CIPHER F-880 9 TRACK PERTEC 800BPI
CIPHER F-880 - II 9 TRACK PERTEC 1600/3200BPI
CIPHER F-890-I 9 TRACK PERTEC 1600BPI
CIPHER F-890-II 9 TRACK PERTEC 1600/3200BPI
CIPHER F-891-I 9 TRACK PERTEC 1600BPI
CIPHER M-891-II 9 TRACK PERTEC 3200BPI
CIPHER M990 9 TRACK PERTEC 800/1600/6250BPI
CIPHER M990-S 9 TRACK SCSI 800/1600/6250BPI
CIPHER M995-C 9 TRACK PERTEC 800/1600/6250BPI
CIPHER M995S 9 TRACK SCSI 800/1600/6250BPI
HP 88780A 9 TRACK PERTEC 1600/6250BPI
HP 88780B 9 TRACK PERTEC 1600/6250BPI
HP 88780B 9 TRACK SCSI 1600/6250BPI
KENNEDY 9600  9 TRACK SCSI 800/1600BP
KENNEDY 9600A 9 TRACK SCSI 800/1600/3200BPI
KENNEDY 9610 9 TRACK PERTEC QUAD DENS
KENNEDY 9662 9 TRACK PERTEC QUAD DENS TABLE TOP
M4 DATA 9906 9 TRACK SCSI 1600 / 6250 BPI
M4 DATA 9903 9 TRACK PERTEC / SCSI 800/1600/3200 BPI
M4 DATA 9905 9 TRACK PERTEC / SCSI 800/1600/3200 BPI
M4 DATA 9914 9 TRACK PERTEC / SCSI 800/1600/6250BPI
ODI 5622 9 TRACK SCSI 1600 / 6250 BPI
Xcerta Quad 9 track SCSI / PERTEC 800, 1600, 3200 and 6250 bpi
QUALSTAR 3400 SERIES 9 TRACK PERTEC/SCSI (PE, QUAD, GCR & 2 SPEED)

3480 TAPE DRIVES (Cartridge) 

We have both new and refurbished 3480 18 track tape drives in stock with a wide range of spares for many of the units listed below to enable a fast and efficient repair and maintenance service. 

CIPHER T480 3480 SCSI TABLE TOP w/ACL
FUJITSU M1016B SCSI TAPE CONTROLLER
FUJITSU M1016BD SCSI - DIFF TAPE CONTROLLER
FUJITSU M1017BD SCSI - DIFF TAPE CONTROLLER 
FUJITSU M2481 3480 1.5MB/S
FUJITSU M2483K/M2485K SCSI - 2  3.0MB/S  RACKMOUNT/DESKTOP
FUJITSU M2481A11 AUTO CARTRIDGE LOADER
FUJITSU M2483B/M2485B 3480 RACKMOUNT/DESKTOP
JVC (Victor Data Systems) 8418 3480 3.0MB/S
OVERLAND DATA TAPE EXPRESS L490 3480 AUTOLOADER, 10 CARTRIDGE
STK 4220 3480 SINGLE DRIVE UNIT - SCSI
STK 4280 3480 SINGLE DRIVE UNIT - SCSI
STK 4280 3480 SINGLE DRIVE UNIT - SCSI w/ICRC COMPRESSION
STK 4288 3480 SINGLE DRIVE UNIT - SCSI - FIPS (IBM)

3490 TAPE DRIVES (Cartridge)

We have both new and refurbished 3490 18 track tape drives in stock with a wide range of spares for many of the units listed below to enable a fast and efficient repair and maintenance service.

FUJITSU M1016BE SCSI TAPE CONTROLLER (CMPR)
FUJITSU M1016BDE SCSI -DIFF TAPE CONTROLLER (CMPR)
FUJITSU M1017BDE SCSI - DIFF TAPE CONTROLLER (CMPR)
FUJITSU M2481 3480 1.5MB/S
FUJITSU M2483H/M2485H 3490 3.0MB/S
FUJITSU M2483K/M2485K SCSI - 2  3.0MB/S  RACKMOUNT/DESKTOP
FUJITSU M2488 3480 / 3490 3490E 3.0MB/S (HD) 36 TRACK
FUJITSU M2481S02E 3490 DUAL DRIVE TABLE TOP (CMPR)
IBM 3490E Model F 3490 9.0MB/S
JVC (Victor Data Systems) 8436 3490 3.0MB/S
JVC (Victor Data Systems) 8436F 3490 6.0MB/S
M4 DATA M490E 3480 3490 3490E
M4 DATA M490L 3490 AUTOLIBRARY
UNISYS CTS9840 20/80GB 3480/3490E SCSI/FC

3490e Tape Drives (Cartridge)

We have both new and refurbished 3490E 36 track tape drives in stock with a wide range of spares for many of the units listed below to enable a fast and efficient repair and maintenance service. 

FUJITSU M2483K/N & M2485K/N 3490E RACKMOUNT OR DESKTOP
FUJITSU M2488C 3490E DESKTOP
FUJITSU M2488E 3490E DESKTOP
IBM 3490E 3490E MODELS F00, FO1, F11, FCO & FIA
OVERLAND DATA TAPE EXPRESS L490E 3490E AUTOLOADER, 10 CARTRIDGE
OVERLAND DATA  TAPE EXPRESS T490E 3490E 3.0MB/S
PHILLIPS TD3610 3490E 3.0MB/S
PHILLIPS TD3620 3490E 3.0MB/S 7 CARTRIDGE
M4 DATA M490E 3480 3490 3490E

3590 TAPE DRIVES (Cartridge)

We have both new and refurbished 3590 128 track tape drives in stock with a wide range of spares for many units listed below to enable a fast and efficient repair and maintenance service. 

FUJITSU M8100 3590 Desktop 128 TRACK, Tape drive .5"
IBM MAGSTAR 3590 Model B1A / E1A SUPPORTED - MAGSTAR 3494 TAPE LIBRARY
IBM MAGSTAR 3590 Model B11A / E11 RACK MOUNTED -  CAN BE CONVERTED TO B1 AND E1
JVC (Victor Data Systems) Other Models 3590 9.0MB/S

We have both new and refurbished 3490 18 track tape drives in stock with a wide range of spares many units listed below to enable a fast and efficient repair and maintenance service. 

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