Reply to post: Re: 60 bit "bytes" aka word.

Reliable system was so reliable, no one noticed its licence had expired... until it was too late

wayne 8

Re: 60 bit "bytes" aka word.

CDC 6400 and 6600. A large amount of information could be stored in one word.

Then PDP-8s with 12 bit words. Radix-50.

After those they were all based on eight bit bytes.

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