Artifact Details

Title

Core Memory Stack Module

Catalog Number

D175.80

Type

Physical object

Date

ca. 1968

Manufacturer

Digital Equipment Corporation (DEC)

Place Manufactured

Unknown

Identifying Numbers

Serial number 7738-B-4872

Dimensions

3/4 x 16 x 8 in.

Description

Attached to the item is an internal DEC tag (dated 1979) stating the object is damaged and non-repairable. An orange decal on the reverse reads "SCRAP." A plexiglass cover has been mounted over the core pieces themselves. It is presumed that this was done by TCM Boston for exhibition purposes.

Category

Memory: core

Lot Number

D175.80