Artifact Details

Title

MP-1208 supercomputer

Catalog Number

102733223

Type

Physical object

Date

ca. 1990

Manufacturer

MasPar, Inc.

Place Manufactured

U.S.

Identifying Numbers

Model number MP 1208 On a metal label on the front of the machine.

Dimensions

overall: 56 3/4 in x 23 1/2 in x 32 1/2 in

Description

This computer consists of a single rectangular box with doors on front and back. There is a NASA property tag affixed to the top-left front of the unit reading "Property of US Government NASA 2073999." There is a power display along the top edge on the front of the unit. There are several connectors and fuses on the back of the unit near the bottom along with the power cable.

Category

Digital computer/supercomputer