Artifact Details

Title

H316 General Purpose Digital Computer ("Kitchen Computer")

Catalog Number

X579.85

Type

Physical object

Date

1969

Manufacturer

Honeywell Inc. Computer Control Division

Place Manufactured

U.S.

Identifying Numbers

Model number Kitchen H316

Dimensions

overall: 33 in x 25 in x 43 in

Description

The H316 was billed as the first under-$10,000 16-bit machine from a major computer manufacturer. It was the smallest addition to the Honeywell Series 16 line. The H316was available in three versions: table-top- rack-mountable- and self-standing pedestal. This unit is of the pedestal version. The H316 is logically identical to the DDP-516- built by Computer Controls.

Category

Digital Computer: minicomputer

Credit

Gift of Boudreau Computer Services, Ltd.

Lot Number

X579.85