Artifact Details

Title

Vacuum tube type 6Y6

Catalog Number

102731746

Type

Physical object

Date

1937 ca.

Manufacturer

RCA

Place Manufactured

U.S.

Identifying Numbers

Model number 6Y6 Stamped on the side of the object

Dimensions

overall: 4 1/2 in x 1 3/4 in x 1 3/4 in

Description

The object is from the Whirlwind collection. Information on a piece of cardboard found in the box reads "Bus Driver Arithmetic Rack S/N4." The tube has 8 pins, one of which is empty.

Category

Component/vacuum tube

Credit

Gift of the Digital Equipment Corporation

Lot Number

X115.82
 

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