Artifact Details


TX-2 module

Catalog Number



Physical object


Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)

Identifying Numbers

Other number 18-16P Patent number is located on the bottom of the plastic piece that holds the connector pins in place.
Other number 63PW1042 Located along the edges of both circuit boards.
Serial number 03 Located on top of the handle.
Serial number 04 Located on top of the handle.


overall: 6 3/8 in x 2 in x 1 in


The record contains 2 modules with the same 63PW1042 number. They all have blue metal sides and a clear handle with a clear band and a green band. There are 18 connector pins at the bottom of the object. There are two circuit boards on each side comprised of various components and wires. The manufacturer of the bottom plastic piece "Continental" is located on the bottom where the connector pins are. Both of the modules have a tape label on the side. They both say, "REWORKED - OK 8-2-83."