DEC PDP-1 power supply filter capacitors being restored by the PDP-1 restoration team

Date: 2004-04

Credit Line: Computer History Museum

Accession: 102663953

Description: Since over 60% of electronic failures are power supply related, re-forming electrolytic capacitors is one of the most important steps of any computer restoration. The PDP-1 restoration team spent nearly three months on this step alone.