Artifact Details

Title

Whirlwind vacuum tube rack

Catalog Number

102729319

Type

Physical object

Date

1951

Manufacturer

Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)

Identifying Numbers

Other number C4-1 On an engraved plate on the indside of the rack.
Other number C4-9-8 Handwritten on on eight paper tags attached to the module.
Serial number 294 Stamped in white on the side of the rack.

Dimensions

overall: 12 in x 26 in x 7 5/8 in

Description

The record contains a ten module rack. Each module has two vacuum tubes. There are ten BNC connectors on one side, and two power terminal blocks on the right side.

Category

Component/module