Artifact Details

Title

Cray-1 Logic Column cutaway

Catalog Number

X438.84

Type

Physical object

Date

1975

Manufacturer

Cray Research, Inc. (CRI)

Place Manufactured

U.S.

Identifying Numbers

Deprecated CHM identification number 102656709 Duplicate record now deleted
Model number Cray-1

Dimensions

overall: 12 in x 23 1/2 in x 17 in

Description

Object is composed of components of the Cray-1, mounted on a metal plate, with two photographs attached. Text above one photograph reads: "Components and pictures of the CRAY-1 circa 1975. It was designed by Seymour Cray, and manufactured in Chippewa Falls, Wisconsin,U.S.A. The CRAY-1 became the world's new standard for "supercomputers". The computer incorporates integrated circuit "chips"and a patented Freon cooling system."

Category

Ephemera: other

Subject

Cray-1; Cray Research, Inc. (CRI); cooling; circuit boards; Freon

Credit

Gift of Cray Research, Inc.

Lot Number

X438.84