Artifact Details

Title

TX-0 Transistor plug in bottle modules

Catalog Number

102747997

Type

Physical object

Date

ca. 1956

Dimensions

overall: 2 3/4 in x 3/4 in x 3/4 in

Description

The record contains 45 TX-0 plug in bottle transistor modules. The modules are made up of 2 parts. There is a five pin socket with 1 transistor, 2 resistors, and 1 capacitor soldered to the circuit side of the socket. There is also a clear plastic bottle that screws onto the socket and encapsulates the soldered components. The top of the bottle is painted gray. Twenty of the bottles have a paper label with an “S-#” number. The numbers present on the bottles are 5, 7, 26, 45, 2, 10, 11, 21, 24, 25, 27, 37, 51,52, 64, 65, 66, 67, 68, 70. One bottle is not labeled. Twenty four of the bottles have a handwritten label that reads, "S9 B647046."

Category

Component/Semiconductor/transistor

Credit

Gift of Digital Equipment Corporation (DEC)

Lot Number

XD154.75