Number system

Decimal throughout

Mode of operation

Serial by digit

Word size

Sixteen digits and check

Instructions

Sixty-three different three-address operations.

Tapes

Number of tape units
Density:
Speed:
Information rate:
Starting time:

8
510 characters an inch.
140 inches a second.
70,000 characters a second.
8 thousandths of a second.

Electrostatic memory

Number of words
2,000

Access time:
8 millionths of a second

Arithmetic

Decimal point procedure:

Multiplication time:
Addition time:
Complete operations, including floating decimal point, address modification:

automatic floating or specified

31 millionths of a second.
15 millionths of a second.

15,000 a second

Printing

Number of printers:
Speed:

2
18,000 characters a minute