Artifact Details

Title

WISC (Wisconsin Integrally Synchronized Computer) logic unit

Catalog Number

102681841

Type

Physical object

Date

1951-1954

Manufacturer

Wisconsin, University of

Place Manufactured

U.S.

Identifying Numbers

Other number BWC-2 Stamped in red on frame between tubes

Dimensions

overall: 7 1/4 in x 8 1/2 in x 3 1/4 in;

Description

Object is a metal framed module bearing 7 vacuum tubes. Handwritten on masking tape on one handle "9/10/60 FJK"

Category

Component/vacuum tube

Credit

Gift of Gene M. Amdahl

Lot Number

X1040.90