Artifact Details

Title

Tektronix Direct View Storage Tube

Catalog Number

102713130

Type

Still image

Publisher

Tektronix

Identifying Numbers

Other number 85m-2679 Verso
Other number P2072 Verso

Dimensions

overall: 8 in x 10 in

Description

B&W sectioned image of of Tectronix direct view storae fube from model 564 oscilloscope.
Metadata "The tube had the ability to store a vcector image without need for constant refreshing. This allowed the price of computer graphic displays to be greatly reduced."

Category

Identification photograph

Lot Number

X7413.2015