Artifact Details

Title

Embossed transistor

Catalog Number

102718906

Type

Physical object

Date

Circa early 1960s

Manufacturer

Transitron Electronic Corporation

Identifying Numbers

Other number 6308 On the side of the object.
Other number ST1109 On the side of the object.

Dimensions

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

Description

The object consists of an embossed transistor in a plastic tube.
Included is a description card from the Transistor Museum that says, "
Device ID: Transitron embossed transistor
Type: Silicon NPN grown junction
Case Color/Style: Gold/silver metal TO-5
Vintage/Date Code: Early 1960s
Use: General purpose
Notes: Highly collectable and rare series with stylized "T" embossed on case top."

Category

Component/Semiconductor/transistor

Collection Title

The Jack Ward Transistor Museum Collection

Credit

Gift of Jack Ward

Lot Number

X7358.2015