Artifact Details

Title

Flip Chip W994 module

Catalog Number

102670763

Type

Physical object

Date

1966 ca.

Manufacturer

Digital Equipment Corporation (DEC)

Place Manufactured

Maynard, Massachusetts, U.S.A.

Identifying Numbers

Model number W994 Located on handle
Other number 5-66 Located on reverse-side edge

Dimensions

overall: 1/2 in x 2 1/2 in x 5 1/2 in

Description

Unused W994 module with green substrate and a tan plastic extraction handle attached by two rivets. Handle reads "DIGITAL EQUIPMENT CORPORATION MAYNARD, MASSACHUSETTS" in raised letters. Reverse side of substrate (with printed-circuit closest to insertion end) reads "5-66 PERFORATED BOARD W994A" along the edge. "FLIP CHIP" can be read on the obverse side between the rivets, through the substrate, near the two faint, circular inspection stamps. A repeating "NP" pattern in red print is visible on the substrate. Components have not been added to this board.

Category

Component/module

Collection Title

SAP Collection

Credit

SAP Collection, Computer History Museum

Lot Number

X3709.2007