Artifact Details

Title

Whirlwind Rack

Catalog Number

102630995

Type

Physical object

Date

1951

Manufacturer

Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)

Dimensions

overall: 90 in x 27 in x 8 1/2 in

Description

Object consists of 3 Whirlwind metal panels connected by metal rails.
From top to bottom the modules are:
304 & 308 DIVIDE ERROR & SIGN CONTROL Serial #1
309 OVERFLOW & SPECIAL ADD MEMORY Serial #1
302 AC-0 AUXILIARY Serial #1

A tag on the rack reads "Rack B"

Category

Component/module

Lot Number

X115.82