Artifact Details

Title

TX2 indicator panel

Catalog Number

102681121

Type

Physical object

Date

1958 ca.

Manufacturer

Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)

Place Manufactured

U.S.

Identifying Numbers

Other number 29 Paper tag front center

Dimensions

overall: 5 1/4 in x 19 in x 1 3/4 in

Description

Object is a panel bearing eight rectangular display areas. Each display contains an array of up to 36 tiny bulbs in 4 groups of 9; not all positions are populated. Each display is fronted by a block of plastic with holes drilled for the bulbs and a translucent front cover with legends for the indicators. Some legends include "SNAT" "PA" "QA" and "LBMA". Two of the plastic blocks are missing.

Category

I/O/console / panel