Artifact Details

Title

PLATO portable plasma terminal display prototype

Catalog Number

102730855

Type

Physical object

Manufacturer

Control Data Corporation (CDC)

Place Manufactured

St. Paul, Minn.

Identifying Numbers

Other number JOCK HILL/830-6557/BLNISD Printed on a sticker on the bottom of the object
Serial number S/N 08 Printed on a sticker on the bottom of the object

Dimensions

overall: 18 1/4 in x 18 in x 8 1/4 in

Description

The object consists of a black, rectangular case with an 8" x 9" display in the middle, facing forward. On the front of the case is a female connector. On the back of the case are two female connectors, labeled EXT and COMM, and a switch labeled CONSOLE and ON/OFF. Also on the back is a power cord connector (with cord attached), a fuse, and a RESET button.

Category

I/O/display/plasma

Credit

Gift of Bob Morris

Lot Number

X5649.2010