Artifact Details

Title

Heath Inexpensive Electronic Analog Computer Kit

Catalog Number

102646297

Type

Text

Date

1956

Publisher

Heath Company

Place of Publication

U.S.

Extent

2 p.

Dimensions

10 7/8 x 8 3/8 in.

Copyright Holder

Daystrom, Inc.

Description

A four color brochure for the Heath Electronic Analog Computer Kit. The cover features a picture of a fully assembled Heath analog computer. Next to the picture is a drawing of a man using the computer. A list of technical specifications is given in the upper left-hand corner of the cover, next to a drawing of a D.C. Amplifier model. The name "Donald G. McBrien" is stamped on this drawing. Below the picture is a description of the analog computer and its capabilities. The brochure includes a listing of component parts, their purpose, outstanding features, power output, and mounting. Some of the components include a cabinet, an amplifier power supply, initial conditions, an amplifier, a relay power supply, a reference power supply, a repetitive oscillator, and a function generator. Pictures accompany each component entry. The back cover has a price list for small, medium, and full computers, as well as an individual component parts price list.

Category

Promotional Material

Subject

promotional materials; Heath Electronic Analog Computer Kit (Computer); Analog computer; Daystrom, Inc.; Heath Company

Lot Number

X3067.2005