Artifact Details

Title

IBM 650 Control Panel / Utility Panel

Catalog Number

X129.82

Type

Physical object

Date

1960

Manufacturer

International Business Machines Corporation (IBM)

Place Manufactured

U.S.

Identifying Numbers

Model number IBM 650
Other number 225698 2 on bottom of utility panel
Other number 908 type number
Other number SPC1288 written in pen on the side of the panel

Dimensions

3 1/4 x 11 1/4 x 20 1/4 in.

Description

The 650 utility panel was re-formatted by Crugnola to enable switching from program to program instead of re-wiring each time. "Type 908." One side of panel has 4 toggle switches, two 3-position rotary switches + paper text insert reading "IBM 650 Utility Panel" with instructions.

Category

I/O: console / panel

Credit

Gift of Tony Crugnola

Lot Number

X129.82