Artifact Details

Title

Storage control unit model

Catalog Number

102783214

Type

Physical Object

Date

Circa 1960s

Manufacturer

International Business Machines (IBM)

Identifying Numbers

Other number 2820 On a label on the bottom.

Dimensions

overall: 5 in x 2 1/2 in x 5 1/8 in

Description

The object is a model of an IBM 2820 storage control unit for use with the IBM System/360 family. The IBM 2820 Storage Control Unit (SCU) connects to one or two selector channels and can attach from one to four 2301 Drum Storage units.

Category

Ephemera/other

Credit

Gift of John R. Whiting

Lot Number

X8768.2019