Artifact Details

Title

Univac LARC extension chassis

Catalog Number

102735515

Type

Physical object

Date

ca. 1960

Manufacturer

Remington Rand Univac Division of Sperry Rand Corporation

Identifying Numbers

Other number 82.169.01A Deprecated LLNL number on side of frame
Other number E3289A Printed on bakelite shield

Description

Object is an extension frame to bring a pluggable module out from a rack for testing. A handwritten note attached with tape reads, "12/13/82 Vacuum tubes used to drive core memory in Univac Larc per (?) Lehman -- Circuit board extension chassis for Univac Larc, gold plated, all the circuit boards were gold plated." Two strips of Velcro are glued to it, as if it had been on display.

Category

Digital computer/mainframe