|PET wooden prototype.|
Photo courtesy of Leonard Tramiel
|Giacomo Vernoni's book "Commodore Tape Recorders"|
Commodore continued using these drives in later prototypes and pre-production units.
John Feagans wrote that they bought a pallet of tape drives from a local electronics store in Palo Alto. These were then modified at the Commodore factory in Santa Clara.
|PET 2001-8 from Oct '77|