Artifact Details

Title

Whirlwind 303 B register

Catalog Number

102731745

Type

Physical object

Date

1951

Manufacturer

Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)

Identifying Numbers

Model number 303 Printed in white in the top left corner of the unit.
Other number A14-4 Handwritten on a white sticker on the underside of the unit.
Serial number 14 Printed in white in the top left corner of the unit.

Dimensions

overall: 16 in x 26 in x 8 1/2 in

Description

The object is a metal panel bearing sockets for 12 octal tubes (ten populated, two vacant) and 21 BNC connectors. An screen printed label in upper left, and on rear circuit board reads, "303 B REGISTER DIGITS 0-15 SERIAL # 14". Partially, obscured on one label is "403 in out register".

Category

Component/module

Credit

Gift of the Digital Equipment Corporation

Lot Number

X115.82