The TimberWolf 7430 tape library

Product Details

Product Brief



7430 Datasheet (pdf, 64K)

7430 NT Datasheet (pdf, 264K)


Functional Data
Number of Cartridge Slots10 or 20
Number of DrivesUp to three DLT 4000

Library Capacity
(20 GB cartridges)
UncompressedCompressed (2:1)
10 Slots200 GB400 GB
20 Slots400 GB800 GB

Library ThroughputUncompressedCompressed (2:1)
1 drive5.4 GB/hr10.8 GB/hr
2 drives10.8 GB/hr21.6 GB/hr

MediaDLT Tape IV
Average Cartridge Access Time6 seconds
Audit Time< 1 minute
Robotics ControlSCSI-2 media changer command set, Fast/Wide interface, single-ended or differential (selectable in field)
Bar Code ReaderStandard, camera-based vision system
CalibrationAutomatic (cells, drives and cartridge access port)
Drive CleaningAutomatic, library or software initiated
Cartridge Access PortStandard, single-cartridge capacity
Control PanelUser-friendly configuration and diagnostic controls, status display and viewing window
ServiceabilityIn-rack service; key components are customer-serviceable; hot swappable drives*; RS-232C port for diagnostics and software upgrades
* without affecting library operation; channel integrity must still be maintained

(Mean Exchanges Between Failures)
(Mean Time Between Failures)
70,000 hrs. (full operation)
(Mean Time To Repair)
Less than 30 min.

Physical Data
Width190.0 in. (48.3 cm)
Height17.5 in. (44.5 cm)
Depth28.6 in. (72.6 cm)
Weight110 lbs. (49 kg)

Environmental Specifications
°F+59 to +90+50 to +104-40 to +140
°C+15 to +32+10 to +40-40 to +60
Wet bulb
(Max., non-condensing)
20% to 80%10% to 95%10% to 95%
Ft-250 to +10000-250 to +10000-250 to +10000
M-76 to 3050-76 to 3050-76 to 3050

Power Source
Power Input90 - 264 VAC @ 47 -63 Hz single phase
Power Consumption (max)
1.0A @ 120V, 0.5A @ 240V, 410 BTU/hr.
DLT 4000 (each)0.8A @ 120V, 0.42A @ 240V, 342 BTU/hr.

Safety and Emissions
SafetyCSA standard CAN/CSA-C22.2 no. 950-M93
UL standard 1950, Third Edition; EN60950
EmissionsFCC #47, Part 15, Subpart B, Class A; VCCI Class A
European Union CE emissions standards
AS/NZS 3548:1995 (Australia, N.Z.); ICES-003 (Canada)
ImmunityEuropean Union CE immunity standards
AS/NZS 4252.1:1994 Generic Immunity Standard

Specifications/features may change without notice.