Artifact Details

Title

Whirlwind 302 accumulator

Catalog Number

102729349

Type

Physical object

Date

1951

Manufacturer

Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)

Identifying Numbers

Other number A0-5 Written on a sticker on the bottom of the panel
Serial number SERIAL #2 Etched on the front of the panel

Dimensions

overall: 27 1/2 in x 26 in x 8 1/2 in

Description

The object is a large metal panel with 31 BNC connectors and one multi-pin male connector. There are sockets for 28 vacuum tubes of which 11 are populated. On the back of the panel, there are two sets of clear indicator lights. A loose vacuum tube and miscellaneous parts have been separately packaged and attached to the object.

Category

Component/module

Lot Number

XD153.73