Artifact Details

Title

DECstation 5000 personal computer

Catalog Number

102732979

Type

Physical object

Date

ca. 1989

Manufacturer

Digital Equipment Corporation (DEC)

Place Manufactured

U.S.

Identifying Numbers

Model number PM38A-AC Located on a plate on the back left.
Other number 1411331 NASA property barcode number.
Serial number AB41900FW5 Located on a plate on the back left.

Dimensions

overall: 3 3/4 in x 20 in x 17 1/4 in

Description

This record contains one DECstation 5000/240 personal computer that is part of CRAY C90. It is rectangular with vents on the sides. There is a logo on the front, with a NASA property sticker barcode. There is a label on the bottom with various product information. On the back, it has an RGB connector with a subminiature D shell, an FDDI connector, a sub-miniature SCSI, a printer interface connector, and other sorts of connectors. There are plugs for power and for the monitor as well as a power switch.

Category

Digital computer/personal computer/desktop