Artifact Details

Title

Whirlwind multiply-shift control panel 306-307

Catalog Number

102667556

Type

Physical object

Date

1951

Manufacturer

Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)

Place Manufactured

U.S.

Identifying Numbers

Other number 306-307 Engraved on front
Serial number 1 Engraved on front

Dimensions

overall: 8 1/2 in x 26 in x 21 1/2 in

Description

Object is a large metal panel with phenolic sockets for 18 vacuum tubes (all empty) and phenolic boards and vacuum tube modules on the back of the metal panel. Legend reads "306-307 MULTIPLY-SHIFT CONTROL." Eleven (11) metal connectors along the perimeter of all four sides of face are labeled with self-adhesive labels and numbered 03547-03557. "Module B" is handwritten on a self-adhesive backed tag tied to the object. "NR3128 - Box I - #12" is handwritten on an index card, bagged and tied to the object.

Category

Component/module

Credit

Gift of the Digital Equipment Corporation

Lot Number

X115.82