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never asked about error "5". The error "BB" indicated there is a hardware issue relating to the unload process. You can find your answer here... http://www-01.ibm.com/support/docview.wss?uid=ssg1S7000920&aid=1

IBM 3581 Ultrium... | Answered on Mar 05, 2013

Cartridge compatibility problem

IBM 3581 Ultrium... | Answered on Apr 10, 2012

I believe you can get Repair / Power supplies from Sanwork.com.

IBM 3581 Ultrium... | Answered on Mar 08, 2011

You can try [email protected] i send my IBM 3581-H17 there for repair and upgraded from IBM 3581-H17 to IBM 3581-H23.

They do advance replacement too.

IBM 3581 Ultrium... | Answered on May 06, 2009

Error 5 states that there is a problem with the drive and not the library, either the tape path or read/write head. Replaced drive - works fine

IBM 3581 Ultrium... | Answered on Oct 15, 2008

Hi blue_sky_day,
While googling on the net, I found something related to your problem at this web site: http://www.howtomendit.com/answers.php?id=12813
There are explained many things about your IBM 600E Thinkpad, you will have to read it and see if you can solve your trouble.

Yours sincerely.

IBM Computers &... | Answered on Jul 11, 2020

RTM , on the APP, be first.. good luck this old, finding it.
google all day?

IBM Computers &... | Answered on Feb 22, 2020

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