Artifact Details

Title

Magnetic rod memory

Catalog Number

102620884

Type

Physical object

Manufacturer

National Cash Register Company (NCR)

Identifying Numbers

Other number 315 - 050 4074
Other number A813L

Dimensions

1 x 9 3/4 x 9 3/4

Description

One plane of magnetic rod memory. Magnetic rods were similar in operation to magnetic cores. The major use was by NCR on their 315 computer, but there is not indication of manufacturer or machine other than one of the numbers stamped into the plastic is "315".

Category

Memory/other