Artifact Details

Title

Transistors inside the 50V power supply of a DEC PDP-1

Catalog Number

102663942

Type

Still Image

Date

2005-05

Publisher

Computer History Museum

Place of Publication

Mountain View, Calif., U.S.

Identifying Numbers

Other number DEC PDP-1

Dimensions

278 KB

Format

Electronic image

Description

This is a color digital image closeup of several transistors inside the PDP-1 50V power supply unit being restored by the PDP-1 restoration team. Several of the transistors have 3 pin legs. The transistor in the foreground has labeled in yellow text "...U.S.A....". Inside of power supply is very dusty.

Category

Digital Image; Digital photograph; Identification photograph; Publicity photograph; Macrophotograph

Subject

PDP-1 (Computer); Digital Computer Corporation (DEC)

Credit

Created by the Computer History Museum PDP-1 restoration team

Lot Number

X3509.2006