Artifact Details

Title

Sigma 5 peripheral interface cable

Catalog Number

102731065

Type

Physical object

Date

1966 ca.

Manufacturer

Scientific Data Systems (SDS)

Identifying Numbers

Model number AT10 Silkscreened on the right front corner of the component side of the AT10 module
Model number AT12 Silkscreened on the right front corner of the component side of the AT12 modules
Other number 123018 Silkscreened on the right front corner of the component side of the AT10 module and denoted "assy no"
Other number 123755-B Typed on a white label on the left edge of the component side of the AT10 module
Other number 124629 Silkscreened on the right front corner of the component side of the AT12 modules and denoted "assy no"
Other number 124859-B Typed on a white label somewhere on the component side of some of the AT12 modules

Dimensions

AT10 module: 7/8 in x 4 1/4 in x 5 1/2 in; AT12 Module: 7/8 in x 4 1/4 in x 5 1/2 in; cable1: 120 in x 3/8 in x 3/8 in; cable2: 99 in x 3/8 in x 3/8 in; cable3: 26 in x 3/8 in x 3/8 in; cable4: 216 in x 3/8 in x 3/8 in; cable5: 464 in x 3/8 in x 3/8 in; overall:

Description

This object consists of 5 sections of cable connecting 6 standard size SDS printed circuit modules in a daisy chained manner. Each cable contains 14 shielded signal wires. All of the modules have a copyright label of "SDS-65". One is an AT10 "CABLE RECEIVER" module.The remaining 5 are AT12 "CABLE DRIVER" modules. Each module has an attached paper tag with a hand written label. The table below lists the modules in the order they occur in the cable:

Type Cables Label
AT12 1 Unit4 Gate1 G32
AT12 1/2 Unit4 Gate2 G32
AT12 2/3 Unit4 Gate2 I32
AT10 3/4 Unit5 Gate2 B10
AT12 4/5 TAPE Gate3 E31
AT12 5 RAD Gate1 C31

Category

Component/cable