Artifact Details

Title

Univac LARC core memory line driver tube

Catalog Number

102678379

Type

Physical object

Date

1960 ca.

Manufacturer

Remington Rand Univac

Identifying Numbers

Other number 85.670.01A Handwritten on object
Other number A91-009-B Handwritten on tag

Dimensions

overall: 4 in x 4 in x 4 in

Description

A piece of paper attached to the object reads "Univac-Larc 1959 Core memory drive transformer. Supplied a 2 msec wide, 10 amp pulse to the core inhibit (z) windings. Driven by a transmitting tube (4CX250B) and cooled in an oil bath". Object was found in a box labeled "LARC & DEC & IBM PARTS".

Category

Component/vacuum tube

Credit

Gift of Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL)

Lot Number

X4575.2008