Artifact Details

Title

LINC CRT display unit

Catalog Number

102731171

Type

Physical object

Dimensions

overall: 9 1/2 in x 19 1/2 in x 19 1/2 in

Description

The object is a metal unit housed in a blue wooden case (open in both the front and the back). On the front of the object are 3 metal panels on which are mounted a display (4.5 in wide by 3.5 in tall) and various knobs and connectors. Also on the front of the object is a small orange label attached to the object with tape, which reads "CAUTION, Special phosphor, use care when operating to prevent burning." On the back of the object are a fan and 3 connectors (one labeled "FOR 117 V"), a fuse, and a slide switch. Found with the object is a DEC module (quadruple flip-flop 1213).

Category

I/O/display/CRT