Artifact Details

Title

Historical analogue computer (1961)

Catalog Number

102688808

Type

Physical object

Date

1961

Dimensions

overall: 8 3/4 in x 19 in x 10 in

Description

Sign attached to object reads "Historical Analogue Computer ~1961. Remove electronics. Refurbish so that cylinder rotates and traverses. Internal lamp shines spots of many light through the pinholes onto the wall. RMB. Computer time of meridian transit of sun at any date. to control time of start of sun. mapping cross for daily temperature map."

Category

Analog Computer