If it doesn't have 36 bits,
you're not playing with a full DEC!

Many of the most powerful computers from the 1950s through the early 1980s use a 36-bit word length. Some more recent specialized machines have used 36-bit words.

Popular lines of 36-bit computers were manufactured by:

Last updated January 27, 1999

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