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Schematic Diagram - CSIRAC Computer, 'Output Register & Controls', SKE5185, 1951-1954 Document Reg. No: HT 13519 7

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: Input - Output. Drawn/checked by F. Tonking
Pencil, Drawing Size B
Corrected R. Bowles 20.10.54
Acquisition Information:
Donation from University of Melbourne (The) Computer Science & Software Engineering Department
Discipline: Technology

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Tagged with: computing, csirac computer, first generation computers, mainframe computers, making history - csirac
Themes this item is part of: CSIRAC Drawings & Diagrams - An Overview, Information & Communication Collection, CSIRAC Collection, Ron Bowles, Computer Engineer & CSIRAC Specialist (?-2004), 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, 16 Oct 1951-20 Oct 1954
Editor: Mr Ron Bowles, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia, 20 Oct 1954
Date Created: 16 Oct 1951-20 Oct 1954
Collector: CSIRAC History Team, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 1995 or later

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