Artifact Details

Title

Control panel

Catalog Number

102649039

Type

Physical object

Date

1969

Manufacturer

Digital Equipment Corporation (DEC)

Identifying Numbers

Model number PDP 12
Other number 1209339/0/0 Cast into metal frame
Other number D311 81 On a label on the back side

Dimensions

overall: 8 1/2 in x 19 in x 9 in

Description

Object is a control panel for a computer comprising a frame with many rocker switches for data entry and many pilot lights for readout. Eight long ribbon cables terminating in paddle cards emerge from the back of the frame. Model is "PDP 12 indicator panel" etched on circuit board on back. On strength of this setting Manufacturer to DEC.

Category

I/O/console / panel