Artifact Details

Title

IC connector pins

Catalog Number

102688683

Type

Physical object

Manufacturer

Berg Electronics

Dimensions

overall: 1 in x 2 in x 2 1/4 in

Description

Object is a ribbon of metal connector pins in a plastic box, described by donor thus:

#45 - The rapid escalation of pin counts in packages during the 1970s created a
windfall of business for connector manufacturers, who were stamping out
enormous quantities of pins as shown in this item. Such companies as Berg
and AMP were busily supplying the semiconductor industry with more and
more product.

Category

Component/connector

Credit

Gift of SEMI

Lot Number

X4294.2008