Artifact Details

Title

WISC (Wisconsin Integrally Synchronized Computer) logic module

Catalog Number

102727977

Type

Physical object

Date

1951-1954

Manufacturer

Wisconsin, University of

Dimensions

overall: 7 1/2 in x 8 1/2 in x 3 1/2 in

Description

Object is a module containing twelve vacuum tubes on a metal bracket, connected by a network of resistors and wire to an array of banana-plug connectors. A paper tag reads "bad syc" in cursive. A paper label affixed to the handle reads "28/10/60 OK RDP 100KC +/- 42"

Category

Component/module