Artifact Details

Title

Whirlwind module

Catalog Number

102732800

Type

Physical object

Date

1951

Manufacturer

Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)

Identifying Numbers

Other number C9-4 P4 Handwritten on a tag tied to the handle.
Serial number 3 Printed on the chipping finish at the top of the module.

Dimensions

overall: 2 in x 6 1/8 in x 10 1/2 in

Description

The record contains a module with two vacuum tube sockets that are both populated. Engraved on top of unit is "CONTROL PULSE OUTPUT". "Negative Output" is also printed on a small label at the top of the module.

Category

Component/circuit board / module

Credit

Gift of the Digital Equipment Corporation

Lot Number

X115.82