Artifact Details

Title

Whirlwind Rack

Catalog Number

102647894

Type

Physical object

Date

1951

Manufacturer

Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)

Identifying Numbers

Other number #4 serial number on metal 2nd board
Other number 103 Program register, serial #7 top board
Other number 303B regsterial, serial #33 3rd board
Other number O2 Accumulator, serial #4 4th board

Dimensions

72 x 26 x 5 in.

Description

Object consists of 5 Whirlwind modules mounted vertically on a rack.
From top to bottom the modules are:
103 PROGRAM REGISTER Serial #7
102 PROGRAM COUNTER Serial #4
303 B REGISTER Serial #33
302 ACCUMULATOR Serial #4
601 CHECK REGISTER Serial #1

Category

Component/module

Credit

Gift of the Digital Equipment Corporation

Lot Number

X115.82