Artifact Details

Title

Whirlwind 601 check register

Catalog Number

102731747

Type

Physical object

Date

1951

Identifying Numbers

Model number 601 Printed in white in the center of the unit and paritally obscured by black ink.
Serial number 26 Printed in white in the center of the unit and paritally obscured by black ink.

Dimensions

overall: 8 1/4 in x 26 in x 11 3/4 in

Description

The object is a large metal circuit carrier with a phenolic board mounted underneath. It has nine vacuum tube sockets, four are populated. There are 17 BNC jacks and a multi conductor connector mounted on the top. The string "404 COMPARISON REGISTER" is printed in red on the top and the bottom. There are two indicator lights.

Category

Component/module

Credit

Gift of the Digital Equipment Corporation

Lot Number

X115.82