Artifact Details

Title

Whirlwind bus driver arithmetic rack

Catalog Number

102729309

Type

Physical object

Date

1951

Identifying Numbers

Other number 01978 Stamped on a label on the top of the object
Other number A15-1 Printed on a label on the bottom of the object
Other number LX 033717 Printed on a red sticker attached to the bottom of the object
Serial number SERIAL #15 Printed on the top and bottom of the object

Dimensions

overall: 8 1/2 in x 26 in x 11 1/2 in

Description

The object is a metal rack standing on built-in legs. The rack contains 5 vacuum tubes (all tubes are still attached). Besides the tubes, the rack has 16 BNC connectors and another connector (probably a power connector).

Category

Component/module

Credit

Gift of the Digital Equipment Corporation

Lot Number

X115.82