Artifact Details

Title

Bus driver 1684B system building block

Catalog Number

102728525

Type

Physical object

Date

1963 ca.

Manufacturer

Digital Equipment Corporation (DEC)

Place Manufactured

Maynard, Mass.

Identifying Numbers

Model number 1684 B Printed in solder near insertion end
Other number 1684 Stamped into the face of the aluminum frame
Serial number 67663 Stamped into side of aluminum frame

Dimensions

overall: 1/4 in x 4 1/2 in x 7 in

Description

The object consists of a burnt orange board surrounded by an aluminum frame and blue plastic connector. There are several components on one side, including transistors, resistors, and capacitors. There is a piece of tape in the extraction end corner, which reads, "checks OK".

Category

Component/module