Artifact Details

Title

Transistor display object

Catalog Number

102732813

Type

Physical object

Manufacturer

International Business Machines (IBM)

Dimensions

overall: 3/8 in x 1 5/8 in x 1 5/8 in

Description

Object is a transistor with the top of the case removed, embedded in a clear plastic disk with the letters IBM. The intent was to show off some aspect of transistor production or mounting technology. This is one of the items that were on display at Moffett 126.

Category

Ephemera/other