Artifact Details

Title

Slide rule

Catalog Number

102631852

Type

Physical object

Date

1952 ca.

Manufacturer

Unique

Place Manufactured

U.K.

Identifying Numbers

Model number Tube Making
Other number S540 Donor's ID number for rule

Dimensions

overall: 1/2 in x 11 7/8 in x 2 1/4 in

Description

The object consists of a slide rule, paper insert, and plastic case. The object reads "SLIDE RULE FOR TUBEMAKING AND DEEP DRAWING", "TUBE INVESTMENTS LIMITED".

Category

Pre-computer: slide rule

Credit

Gift of Mike Konshak

Lot Number

X3741.2007