Artifact Details

Title

Computer Patch Panel

Catalog Number

X88.82

Type

Physical object

Manufacturer

Electronic Associates, Inc.

Place Manufactured

U.S.

Description

This plugboard is from a much larger analog computer used for complex simulations in medical and biological applications. It represents a significant programming system, preceding stored programs. From old Accession Folder: "No case; two boxes of jumpers; two precision pots; two attenuators. Jumpers in cage; patch panel in office"

Category

Analog computer

Lot Number

X88.82