GA 18/30

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Date Introduced
1969
Photographer
Richards, Mark
Dimensions
overall: 62 in x 27 in x 34 in
Manufacturer
General Automation, Inc.
Credit Line
SAP Collection, Computer History Museum
Copyright Owner
© Mark Richards
Object ID
102667978
Speed
416,667 adds/sec
Memory Type
Core
Memory Size
4K words
Memory Width
16-bit
Cost
$16,700

This computer could run the same software as IBM’s 1800 process control computer or 1130 scientific computer, but was less expensive. Industrial uses included steel mills, railroads, power plants and oil refineries.