Artifact Details

Title

Vacuum tube module

Catalog Number

X1024.90

Type

Physical object

Date

1948

Manufacturer

General Electric Company (GE)

Place Manufactured

U.S.

Identifying Numbers

Model number The Bail

Dimensions

overall: 7 1/2 in x 2 in x 1 3/4 in

Description

Object is a single unit with two vacuum tubes on top, some electronic devices (resistors etc) in the middle, and a vacuum tube plug-in socket at the bottom. Black metal "hoop" handle for pulling it out and protecting the delicate vacuum tubes at the top end.

Category

Component: circuit board / module

Credit

Gift of Gene Grant

Lot Number

X1024.90