Artifact Details

Title

RCA magnetic core memory plane

Catalog Number

X189.83

Type

Physical object

Date

1966

Manufacturer

Radio Corporation of America (RCA)

Place Manufactured

U.S.

Identifying Numbers

Serial number 1603646503M676

Dimensions

3/4 x 3 1/4 x 3 1/4 (HWD)

Description

Core memory plane with a protective plastic cover from an exhibit at the Boston Computer Museum. 30 mil cores- 4096 bits; 64 x 64 array; 4-wire.

Category

Memory: core

Credit

Gift of Boguslaw Frachiewicz

Lot Number

X189.83