Artifact Details

Title

TR-440 console

Catalog Number

102668025

Type

Physical object

Date

1969 ca.

Manufacturer

Telefunken

Identifying Numbers

Other number TR 440 Printed on a metal strip attached to the face of the console, top right corner

Dimensions

overall: 31 in x 78 3/4 in x 35 1/2 in

Description

The object consists of a wooden desk surface, attached swivel console, and componentry contained in a box that is twill taped on the pallet. Integrated into the wooden surface is a red switch adjacent to a cutout for an unknown component. The console consists of a metal housing, with a horizontal row of red, white, and green buttons at the bottom of the console, and with vertical control knobs/dials on the right side of the console. The screen is a matrix of labeled indicators written in German.

Category

Digital computer/personal computer/desktop

Collection Title

SAP Collection

Credit

SAP Collection, Computer History Museum

Lot Number

X3709.2007