Artifact Details

Title

Navigation computer

Catalog Number

102766595

Type

Physical Object

Date

Circa 1980s

Manufacturer

ETAK, Inc.

Place Manufactured

U.S.

Identifying Numbers

Part number 04-0512H
Serial number 5-911

Dimensions

overall: 3 7/8 in x 6 7/8 in x 12 1/2 in

Description

The object is the computer and principal electronics package of the Etak navigator system. This system was the first practical GPS navigator system for automobiles. A label on the object indicates factory rebuilt.

Category

Fixed-application digital computer/other

Credit

Gift of Stan Honey

Lot Number

X8452.2018
 

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