Artifact Details

Title

TX2 indicator panel

Catalog Number

102681120

Type

Physical object

Date

1958 ca.

Manufacturer

Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)

Place Manufactured

U.S.

Identifying Numbers

Other number 24 Paper tag on front top
Other number 25 Paper tag on front bottom

Dimensions

overall: 7 in x 19 in x 1 3/4 in

Description

Object is a panel bearing 192 small indicator lamps in 6 rows of 32 (4 groups of 8 lamps per row). Lamp positions are numbered (in octal) 00-77 in each of three rows. The rows are labelled IS, IM, and IB. Screened label at top reads "ENCODED INTERRUPT INDICATION PANEL."

Many small orange lenses and a few tiny light-bulbs have come loose from this panel, kept in attached bag.

Category

I/O/console / panel