Artifact Details

Title

Whirlwind indicator panel MOD II

Catalog Number

102731721

Type

Physical object

Date

1951

Manufacturer

Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)

Identifying Numbers

Other number TC3-10 Handwritten on a white sticker on the front of the panel
Part number B-52576 Printed in white on the front of the panel
Serial number 17 Printed in white on the front of the panel

Dimensions

overall: 3 1/2 in x 19 in x 6 in

Description

"CS MATRIX" is engraved on a large label at the bottom of the panel. The label is glued over an older label on which "Term Memory" is still visible on the left side. At the top there is a smaller engraved label that says, "Buff Drum." There are 32 lights (16 red and 16 white). At the back there is a add on wire wrapped board with 74LS integrated circuits. Attached to the board is a multi colored ribbon cable. A label attached to the unit reads "Whirlwind Stack 6H".

Category

I/O/console / panel

Credit

Gift of the Digital Equipment Corporation

Lot Number

X115.82