Artifact Details

Title

Whirlwind indicator panel

Catalog Number

102731809

Type

Physical object

Date

1951

Manufacturer

Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)

Dimensions

overall: 3 1/2 in x 19 in x 4 3/4 in

Description

The object is a metal panel made to fit a standard 19 inch rack-mount. On the front of the panel are 10 red indicator lights (all are populated) and 10 green indicator lights (all are populated). On the back of the object are 4 terminal strips, numbered E1 to E4. A tag attached to the object reads "Whirlwind Stack 1A". There is a button on each end of the front panel.

Category

I/O/console / panel

Credit

Gift of the Digital Equipment Corporation

Lot Number

X115.82