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Transformer - CSIRAC Computer, 1949-1964 Object Reg. No: ST 044262

Summary:
This transformer steps down mains voltage (240V) to a lower one. It might have been used in a full-wave rectifier circuit.

This item was removed from Unit 9 (Back Cabinet # 4).

The date range (1949-1964) is given to indicate that changes were made to the structure and circuitry over the period of CSIRAC's working life.
Acquisition Information:
Donation from Commonwealth Scientific & Industrial Research Organisation (CSIRO), 1965
Discipline: Technology

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Tagged with: computers, computing, csirac computer, making history - csirac
Themes this item is part of: Information & Communication Collection, CSIRAC Collection
Primary Classification: COMPUTING & CALCULATING
Secondary Classification: Digital Computing
Tertiary Classification: components & circuits
Inscriptions: Label in Jurij Semkiw's handwriting:
Test
P/S
T1
Commissioned By: Commonwealth Scientific & Industrial Research Organisation (CSIRO), 1949-1955
User: University of Melbourne (The), Parkville, Victoria, Australia, 1955-1964
Date Used: 1949-1964

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