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Schematic Diagram - CSIRAC Computer, 'Sequence Register', SKE5181, 30 June 1953 Document Reg. No: HT 13519 5

Summary:
Schematic diagram in hard copy relating to the computer CSIRAC.

A schematic diagram shows the detailed connections between all the components in a circuit. Such diagrams were used to build circuits and later for testing. For CSIRAC, the most common components were vacuum tubes (valves), capacitors and resistors. Schematic diagrams are also known as circuit diagrams.

Technical details:
Schematic Diagram. Subsystem: Control. Drawn/checked by F. Tonking
Pencil, Drawing Size B
Acquisition Information:
Donation from University of Melbourne (The) Computer Science & Software Engineering Department
Discipline: Technology
Dimension Comment: Drawing Size: B

More information

Tagged with: computing, csirac computer, first generation computers, mainframe computers
Themes this item is part of: CSIRAC Drawings & Diagrams - An Overview, Information & Communication Collection, CSIRAC Collection, Archival Paper Tape Reading Project for CSIRAC 12 Hole Paper Tapes
Primary Classification: COMPUTING & CALCULATING
Secondary Classification: Digital Computing
Tertiary Classification: drawings
Commissioned By: Commonwealth Scientific & Industrial Research Organisation (CSIRO) Division of Radiophysics, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia, 30 Jun 1953
Date Created: 30 Jun 1953
Collector: CSIRAC History Team, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 1995 or later

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