Artifact Details

Title

Whirlwind vacuum tube module rack

Catalog Number

102733432

Type

Physical object

Date

1951

Identifying Numbers

Other number E12-8 Handwritten on a white wticker on the bottom of the frame.
Serial number 278 Stamped in white on the frame.

Dimensions

overall: 13 in x 26 in x 7 1/2 in

Description

This is a generic module rack with ten modules installed, each with two vacuum tubes. There are tags on each of the modules which say E12-8-1 through 10. The cooaxial connectors are numbered J1-1 through J10-4. At one end there are two terminal strips. Thre are two sets of two red and white indicator lights at the bottom. "output when... L5C7" is handwritten in black on the side of the of the modules.

Category

Component/module

Credit

Gift of Compaq Computer Corporation

Lot Number

X7422.2015