Artifact Details

Title

Astrocom modem

Catalog Number

102732323

Type

Physical object

Date

1985 ca.

Manufacturer

Astrocom

Place Manufactured

St. Paul, Minn.

Identifying Numbers

Model number SH56S Label on front
Other number 00045755 Bar code label on bottom
Other number 0288 On Astrocom label on bottom
Other number 0560100 On Astrocom label on bottom

Dimensions

overall: 2 3/8 in x 9 in x 12 in

Description

Object is a 28/56 baud modem in a blue metal box. The front has a baud-rate control switch on the left, 8 indicator lights and a paddle switch labeled "A" and "D". The back has a four-in power connector (not a standard electrical connector for 120VAC), an RS-232 female connector, and a four-pin terminal strip labeled "LINE INTERFACE".

Category

I/O/modem