Artifact Details

Title

Safety adapters

Catalog Number

102647201

Type

Physical object

Manufacturer

Texas Instruments Incorporated (TI)

Dimensions

1 x 1 1/4 x 2 1/2 in,

Description

Object is a pair of inline plugs designed to plug in series between the wall outlet and the AC adapter for the TI-99 computer. An accompanying letter from TI explains that "under certain conditions" an electric shock hazard could occur, and plugging these objects in series with the adapter fixes it.

Category

interconnect/other