ManufacturerWestern Electric Company
Place ManufacturedLaureldale, Pa, U.S.
|Other number||039||On the side of the transistor.|
Dimensionsoverall: 3 1/8 in x 1/8 in x 1/8 in
DescriptionIncluded is a description card from the Transistor Museum that says, "
Device ID: WE 2N559 transistor
Type: Germanium PNP diffused junction
Case Color/Style: Gold miniature pinch-top
Vintage/Date Code: 1950s/1960s
Use: Low power ultra high speed switching
Notes: Historic device. Selected for use in Nike Zeus anti-missle defense system."