Artifact Details

Title

PDP-8/I backplane

Catalog Number

102733345

Type

Physical object

Manufacturer

Digital Equipment Corporation (DEC)

Identifying Numbers

Other number 1943 Printed on the paper manufacturer's label, and embossed on the casting metal shelf.

Dimensions

overall: 5 1/4 in x 19 in x 7 in

Description

This record contains one PDP-8/I back plane. It is composed of a frame with 43 circuit boards, some with red handles and some with beige handles. They are labeled with various model numbers. The bottom has the pins sticking out. There are lots of yellow wires attached, and some other colored wires.

Category

interconnect/backplane

Credit

Gift of Computer Transceiver Systems, Inc.

Lot Number

X182.83