Artifact Details

Title

Magnetic core memory, 4K

Catalog Number

X652.86

Type

Physical object

Date

ca. 1975

Manufacturer

Electromagnetic Memories, Inc.

Place Manufactured

U.S.

Identifying Numbers

Serial number 100011

Dimensions

4 x 12 x 18 in.

Description

Magnetic core memory in heavy metal case. Thought to be the prototype memory for the Viking Mars lander.

Category

Memory: core

Lot Number

X652.86