Artifact Details

Title

WISC (Wisconsin Integrally Synchronized Computer) logic unit

Catalog Number

102681852

Type

Physical object

Date

1951-1954

Manufacturer

Wisconsin, University of

Place Manufactured

U.S.

Identifying Numbers

Other number 9-60-60 Handwritten on tape on handle
Other number S6-1 Printed in red on metal frame

Dimensions

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

Description

Object is a metal framed module with 10 vacuum tubes. Handwritten on tape on handle reads "9-6-60".

Category

Component/vacuum tube

Credit

Gift of Gene M. Amdahl

Lot Number

X1040.90