Artifact Details

Title

Plugboard wire insertion tool and lot of wires

Catalog Number

102681008

Type

Physical object

Manufacturer

International Business Machines Corporation (IBM)

Dimensions

overall: 2 in x 9 in x 7 in

Description

Object consists of a red tool for inserting wires in an IBM plugboard. Tool has the IBM logo. There is an assortment of wires of varying length for use with this tool. These wires differ from the wires that are intended to be manually inserted in IBM plugboards in that they lack the plastic handle at each end.

Category

Miscellaneous/other

Credit

Gift of Vern and Peggy Schoeneman

Lot Number

X2924.2005