Artifact Details

Title

TX-0/ TX-2 5 pin socket

Catalog Number

102732662

Type

Physical object

Date

1958 ca.

Place Manufactured

U.S.

Identifying Numbers

Other number C5-20S Printed on the plastic on the side of socket without pins.

Dimensions

overall: 1/2 in x 3/4 in x 3/4 in; overall: 10 in x 6 in x 4 in

Description

The record contains a bag of 5 pin sockets. There is a plastic component with a flat hexagonal shaped top and cylindrical threaded bottom. The plastic contains 5 pins that extend beyond the component's threaded cylinder. The threads on the cylinder are used to attach 2 washers and a hex nut. The majority of the sockets in the bag have the two washers and a hex nut attached. There are both silver and gold colored hex nuts and washers present in the bag.

Category

Component/connector

Credit

Gift of Digital Equipment Corporation (DEC)

Lot Number

XD154.75