Artifact Details

Title

Cable terminator

Catalog Number

102730253

Type

Physical object

Date

1962 ca.

Manufacturer

Scientific Data Systems (SDS)

Place Manufactured

Santa Monica, Calif.

Identifying Numbers

Other number 100787B Stamped on the teal connector
Other number 114223D Stamped on the teal connector
Other number 114233D Printed on a paper label on the side of the object
Other number J27 Written on a paper label on the side of the object
Other number QB56 Printed on a paper label on the side of the object
Other number QB57 Printed on a paper label on the side of the object
Other number WW-1 Written on a paper label on the side of the object

Dimensions

overall: 7 1/2 in x 2 in x 5 in

Description

The object is a box to house terminator electronics. The bottom of the box is a female connector. The middle section of both sides of the object are a metal grid. The holes in the grid are approximately .25 inch in diameter. On the top of the object are three toggle switches and a multi-position switch. Attached to the object by a string is a repair tag, on which is written "Replace S-3" (S-3 is the broken toggle switch) and other text.

Category

Component/cable

Credit

Gift of Rudolf F. Wrobel

Lot Number

X3736.2007